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The UK supports international trade and investment, and welcomes travellers and students from across the world.
If we can
Thousands of businesses like yours have increased their sales, growth and stability by selling overseas. Explore the potential of exporting with guidance, services and support from the Department for International Trade.
Join our export community
Our export community is a network of businesses who advocate for exporting. They share success stories, offer practical advice and lead by example.
The Department for International Trade and the export community together offer export guidance, services and support.
Exporters share their story
Read what other UK businesses have to say about their experiences with exporting and the decisions they made to secure the future of their business.
Like many businesses, Bristol-based specialist sports retailer FreestyleXtreme has seen considerable growth through online sales overseas.
This online nursery business gets over half of its profits from exporting through online marketplaces such as Amazon, eBay and Cdiscount.
Maxwell Scott Bags was already selling internationally through its UK website when its owners made the decision to launch a German site.
Get support to start or grow your UK business
You can get government support and advice to start or grow a business within the UK. Whatever the size of your business, the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy can help make it a success.