Partnership with CBBC

CBBC is the trade service delivery partner in China for UK Trade & Investment (UKTI). UKTI and CBBC work together to provide expert assistance and advice to UK companies.


UKTI's services to UK exporters

UKTI can help companies on every step of the China export journey. It provides a wide range of services   - helping them to build a contacts network, carry out research, attend trade fairs and missions, promote goods and services in the Chinese market, and more.

UKTI International Trade Teams are located in over 40 UK local offices. Learn which UKTI services are relevant to your company, assess your capabilities from a fresh perspective, and plan next steps for your company -  details of your local international trade adviser can be found on the UKTI website.


Open to Export Online Community

UKTI has developed a new website - Opentoexport.com - a community where companies can get the support to take their business overseas, including to China.

Companies can:

  •  get bespoke answers to meet their business needs in new markets;
  • access practical information on all the important export topics from getting started through to cultural essentials;
  • connect and engage with a range of exporters and service providers;
  • explore the latest international opportunities for their business.
  • CBBC provides tailored advice, reports and event listings for Opentoexport.com


Events and business opportunities

UKTI and CBBC stage events for existing and prospective exporters in all regions of the UK and in China. Trade Missions to China are organised on a regular basis. Use the events search page on the UKTI website to find China-related events. China business opportunities across all sectors are posted regularly on the site - these are sourced by UKTI and CBBC experts based in the market.


Market intelligence

Focussing on sectors where UKTI has identified real potential for UK business, UKTI's China sector briefings provide you with the information you need to kick-start your export strategy. Find them on the China country page of the UKTI website. Our Regional cities briefings provides information on opportunities in 35 regional cities. FCO country updates, written by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office overseas network, are assessments of business-relevant political and economic issues in China. Overseas Security Information for Business (OSIB) provides strategic information on business security related issues in the market.


Next steps

Read more about exporting to China, including UKTI’s “Doing Business in China” guide, on the UKTI website.