UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) helps UK-based companies succeed in the global economy. We also help overseas companies bring their high-quality investment to the UK’s dynamic economy.

UKTI offers expertise and contacts through its extensive network of specialists in the UK, and in British embassies and other diplomatic offices around the world. We provide companies with the tools they require to be competitive on the world stage.


UKTI in China helps companies in Britain increase their competitiveness through overseas trade in China. We also offer professional, authoritative and personalised assistance to help companies in China locate and expand in the UK.

Our services

Set up a business in the UK

UKTI offers dedicated, professional, personalised assistance to help you locate and expand your business in the UK, read about our investment services or contact us to find out more.

Export from the UK

UKTI can assist you on every step of the exporting journey in both the UK and overseas. Read about our exporting services or contact us to find out more.


UKTI and its partners stage events in the UK and abroad to help companies looking to export. Search for UKTI events.

Business opportunities

UKTI is always looking to provide an international network of opportunities for UK Companies looking to export. You can search these opportunities and register for alerts.

Contact us

UK Trade & Investment Beijing

British Embassy
11 Guang Hua Lu
100600 Chaoyang District Beijing

UK Trade & Investment Shanghai

British Consulate-General
Suite 301 Shanghai Centre
1376 Nanjing Road

200040 Shanghai

UK Trade & Investment Guangzhou

British Consulate-General
2/F Guangdong Int'l Hotel
339 Huanshi Dong Lu Guangzhou


UK Trade & Investment Chongqing

Suite 2801, Metropolitan Tower
68 Zuorong Road

400100 Yuzhong District Chongqing

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