Department for International Trade is the Government department that helps UK based companies succeed in an increasingly global economy. The range of expert services is tailored to the needs of individual businesses to maximise their international success. Companies are given advice and practical support, and staff can assist at all stages of the business planning cycle, from inception to completion.
DIT secures UK and global prosperity by promoting and financing international trade and investment, and championing free trade. DIT are an international economic department, responsible for: bringing together policy, promotion and financial expertise to break down barriers to trade and investment, and help businesses succeed; delivering a new trade policy framework for the UK as it leaves the EU; promoting British trade and investment across the world and building the global appetite for British goods and services.
Working in partnership with UKEF and the Midlands ITA network, the DIT stand at Advanced Engineering 2017, located in the Connected Manufacturing hall, will provide a one-stop shop for existing and potential buyers and investors to access up to date information about the UK manufacturing industry and supply chain gaps that are a business opportunity for them within Advanced Engineering and Automotive sectors.