With a GDP of almost £350bn, the economy of the Northern Powerhouse is equivalent to being the 21st largest in the world.
Spanning the north of England and including the cities of Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Newcastle, and Sheffield, the Northern Powerhouse is united in delivering a wealth of world-class expertise and business talent.
Businesses based here export approximately £60bn of goods annually to every corner of the globe, yet there remains massive potential for future international growth.
It was the birthplace of the industrial revolution – the Northern Powerhouse laid the foundations for the world we know today – and the Department for International Trade is providing the expert support businesses need to tap into a world of opportunities to once again fulfil their global potential.
The abundance of expertise across the Northern Powerhouse is in high demand around the world and, by working together, we can transform the local economy and create a more prosperous future.
The Department for International Trade has 3 locations to help you start exporting or export more to existing or new markets. View the Twitter accounts of those 3 locations below to find out what’s going on near you:
DIT North West: @tradegovuk_NW
DIT Yorkshire: @tradegovuk_YH
DIT North East: @tradegovuk_NE