Department for Business & Trade

We are the department for economic growth. We support businesses to invest, grow and export, creating jobs and opportunities across the country.

Department for Business & Trade


We will:

  • advise, support, and promote British businesses wanting to grow and export
  • shape our rules to ensure businesses thrive, markets are competitive, and consumers are protected
  • open up new markets for businesses by removing barriers and striking trade deals
  • secure global investment from businesses and investors
  • champion free trade, economic security, and resilient supply chains

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