Key China-UK Fact Sheet (May 2024)

Our Fact Sheet is a useful resource for anybody looking for up-to-date facts and figures on the impact and importance of China trade on the UK. Download our latest fact sheet down below (updated monthly).

Key highlights:

  • China is the UK’s third largest trading partner.
  • China is the UK’s sixth largest export market.
  • In 2023, UK goods exports to China grew 0.9% to £22.4 billion
  • China invested €79.6 billion in the UK from 2000-2021.
  • Chinese students added £5.4 billion to the economy in 2021.
  • The IMF estimates China will grow by 4.6% in 2024.

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Kenrick Davis, CBBC
kenrick.davis@cbbc.org | +44 (0)20 7802 2020