Department for International Trade – Gateshead (Regional Directorate)
We are responsible for promoting British trade across the world and ensuring the UK takes advantage of the huge opportunities open to us.
We are responsible for:
• developing, coordinating and delivering a new trade and investment policy to promote UK business across the globe
• developing and negotiating free trade agreements and market access deals with non-EU countries
• negotiating plurilateral trade deals (focused on specific sectors or products)
• providing operational support for exports and facilitating inward and outward investment