Useful Resources for UK Exporters


CBBC works in close partnership with UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) to provide expert trade advice and practical support to UK companies who want to grow their business in China.

Whether you are considering exporting for the first time, or you already are, this page highlights some of the useful resources available to you. For a guide to UKTI's Export Services, click here.

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Join the largest UK online export community, Open to Export, for free access to advice, webinars and contacts.

UKTI Events and Webinars

Access UKTI’s extensive events programme via the UKTI Event Portal. To sign up for China-related alerts and be kept in the loop on events and webinars on specific sectors and markets of  interest, click here.

CBBC also host regular webinars on doing business in China. Catch up on those you might have missed here.  

UKTI Programmes, Schemes and Services

UKTI provide export support to UK companies through programmes, schemes and services, including:


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UKTI's e-Exporting Programme supports UK retailers and brands to sell products overseas through online channels.

UK Export Finance
Trade finance and insurance solutions to support UK exporters

Medium-Sized Business Programme
UKTI provide tailored support specifically for Medium Sized Businesses (MSBs).

Tradeshow Access Programme (TAP)
TAP provides funding in the form of grants for eligible businesses to attend overseas trade shows.

Export Marketing Research Scheme
The Export Marketing Research Scheme gives your company free independent advice on how to carry out marketing research.

Export Communications Review (ECR)
This service will help your business develop an international communications strategy.