The Department for International Trade

The Department for International Trade (DIT) is delighted to present the Department for International Trade Exporter of the Year Award 2022 at the British Business Excellence Awards.

DIT secures UK and global prosperity by promoting and financing international trade and investment, and championing free trade.

This prestigious award aims to showcase the very best-in-class of UK SME exporters, presented in tandem with DIT’s export promotion campaign, ‘Made in the UK, Sold to the World’. It supports the department’s ambition to inspire and encourage more UK SMEs to export for the first time or expand their existing international sales.

The campaign aims to help British companies realise their export potential, ensuring they are aware of the benefits of selling overseas and the wide range of export support that DIT offers.

Visit to:

  • Create an export plan,
  • Identify high-potential markets for your products,
  • Access free online lessons to build your knowledge of selling internationally,
  • Search and apply for live export opportunities,
  • Explore e-commerce options and support to sell online internationally, and
  • Explore finance and insurance options from UK Export Finance.