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Sally-Zhang.jpgRoom 1121, Tower A, International Chamber of Commerce, Fuhua Yi Lu, Futian District, Shenzhen, 518048

英中贸易协会深圳代表处, 深圳市福田区福华一路, 国际商会大厦A 座1121 室, 邮编 518048

T: +86 (0)755 8293 1443     

F: +86 (0)755 8219 3159

Shenzhen Manager : Sally Zhang




Shenzhen City Guide[PDF]

Shenzhen at a glance


  • Population(2014): 10.7 million 
  • GDP(2014): RMB 1.6 trillion, USD 257 billion, GBP 165 billion
  • GDP growth(2014): 8.8%
  • Home to China’s first Special Economic Zone, set up in 1980
  • The location of the Qianhai-Shekou Region, announced in 2015 as part of the Guangdong Free Trade Zone
  • Located at the west bank of Pearl River Delta (PRD), and next to Hong Kong
  • The actual FDI into Shenzhen was 5.5 billion USD in 2013, 5% up than year 2012, with 4.2 billion USD from Hong Kong.   
  • By 2014, there were 260 Fortune 500 companies invested in Shenzhen.
  • Shenzhen is a young city, the average age of the city’s citizens was 33.6 in 2014.

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Time off?


  • Air China offers daily flights to Shenzhen from heathrow with a stop in Beijing
  • Shenzhen to Guangzhou takes jsut over an hour by high speed rail.


  • Qianhai-Shekou Area of Shenzhen, China (Guangdong) Pilot Free Trade Zone
  • Intellectual Property Rights services   
  • Biomedical industry
  • ICT, hardware and maker
  • International education sources
  • Cultural and creative industries  


Our local manager’s Top 5 reasons to do business in Shenzhen

  • Well-developed market economy with open mind business culture and efficient government
  • Transportation hub in South China with well-developed infrastructure, close ties with Hong Kong,  
  • A city of 95% citizens are migrants, forming a mixed culture with openness.  
  • City of innovation, R & D investment accounted for 4% of the city’s GDP in 2014.
  • Low carbon green city, 869 public parks, 230 km coast line and green coverage is 45%   

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