Entry into a Material Definitive

Distribution Services Agreement

On June 20, 2016, Invesco PowerShares Capital Management (the

Managing Owner

) and Invesco Distributors, Inc. (

Invesco Distributors

) entered into a Distribution Services Agreement (the

Distribution Services Agreement

), pursuant to which Invesco Distributors will provide certain distribution services to PowerShares DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund (the

Fund

).Invesco Distributors will assist the Managing Owner and The Bank of New York Mellon (the

Administrator

) with certain functions and duties relating to distribution and marketing including reviewing and approving marketing materials.

Pursuant to the Distribution Services Agreement, the Fund has agreed to indemnify Invesco Distributors and certain of its controlling persons against certain liabilities, including liabilities under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.

The foregoing is a summary description of the Distribution Services Agreement, a copy of which is filed with this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 10.1 and incorporated herein by reference.

Item5.03.

Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year

.

On June 20, 2016, the Managing Owner, the Fund and Wilmington Trust Company, as trustee of the Fund, amended the Fifth Amended and Restated Declaration of Trust and Trust Agreement, dated as of February23, 2015 (

Amendment No.1

) to update it pursuant to applicable tax laws. A copy of Amendment No.1 is filed as Exhibit 4.1.1 hereto.

Item9.01.

Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d)

Exhibit.

Exhibit

No.

Description

4.1.1

Amendment No. 1 to the Fifth Amended and Restated Declaration of Trust and Trust Agreement

10.1

Distribution Services Agreement

SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

PowerShares DB Multi-Sector Commodity Trust

By:

InvescoPowerSharesCapitalManagementLLC,

its Managing Owner

By:

/s/ Daniel Draper

Name:

Daniel Draper

Title:

Chief Executive Officer

PowerShares DB Energy Fund, a series of PowerShares DB Multi-Sector Commodity Trust

By:

Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC,

its Managing Owner

By:

/s/ Daniel Draper

Name:

Daniel Draper

Title:

Chief Executive Officer

PowerShares DB Oil Fund, a series of PowerShares DB Multi-Sector Commodity Trust

By:

Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC,

its Managing Owner

By:

/s/ Daniel Draper

Name:

Daniel Draper

Title:

Chief Executive Officer

PowerShares DB Precious Metals Fund, a series of PowerShares DB Multi-Sector Commodity Trust

By:

Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC,

its Managing Owner

By:

/s/ Daniel Draper

Name:

Daniel Draper

Title:

Chief Executive Officer

PowerShares DB Gold Fund, a series of PowerShares DB Multi-Sector Commodity Trust

By:

Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC,

its Managing Owner

By:

/s/ Daniel Draper

Name:

Daniel Draper

Title:

Chief Executive Officer

PowerShares DB Silver Fund, a series of PowerShares DB Multi-Sector Commodity Trust

By:

Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC,

its Managing Owner

By:

/s/ Daniel Draper

Name:

Daniel Draper

Title:

Chief Executive Officer

PowerShares DB Base Metals Fund, a series of PowerShares DB Multi-Sector Commodity Trust

By:

Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC,

its Managing Owner

By:

/s/ Daniel Draper

Name:

Daniel Draper

Title:

Chief Executive Officer

PowerShares DB Agriculture Fund, a series of PowerShares DB Multi-Sector Commodity Trust

By:

Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC,

its Managing Owner

By:

/s/ Daniel Draper

Name:

Daniel Draper

Title:

Chief Executive Officer

Date: June 20, 2016

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