CBBC – Services

Organisation: China-Britain Business Council (CBBC)

The CBBC offers a range of services for companies who want to trade with China. The CBBC has a membership service there is a charge form some services and others are free.

The CBBC has the following services:

China Business Services

CBBC posts regular business opportunities on-line from Chinese companies looking for British partners, goods and services across a full range of sectors.

Lunchpad Services

Launchpad provides a simple, cost-effective, low-risk and legal means of having a presence in China, before you set up your own office there. CBBC will employ a ‘Launchpad Manager’ dedicated to helping you take your business forward in China.

Research and OMIS

We work closely with UK Trade & Investment, the British Embassy in Beijing and the British Consulate-Generals in Shanghai, Chongqing, Guangzhou and Wuhan. CBBC has a presence in thirteen cities across China, so our teams are well placed to assist you with your approach to the market. CBBC can assist you by undertaking tailored research using our extensive network of dedicated researchers. Such work would be delivered through the UKTI service, Overseas Market Introduction Service (OMIS).

Resource and Information

A library of useful information relating to business in China.

CBBC Forums

Our 10 sector- and interest-based forums, based in Beijing, enable you to meet regularly with peers from your sector to discuss pertinent common issues and to bring up questions relating to your industry.  Created for and led by our members, they enable you to stay up to date with industry developments and to focus on the issues affecting your line of business. 

Business Visas

This scheme to make it easier for their Chinese staff to visit the UK on business.


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