DIT provides trade and investment services and practical support. We help UK companies succeed in China, and Chinese companies set up and invest in the UK.
We offer expertise and contacts through our extensive network of specialists in the UK, and staff in the British Embassy in Beijing and offices located in Chongqing, Guangzhou, Shanghai and Wuhan.
Set up a business and invest in the UK
Discover investment opportunities and learn how your business can set up and grow in the UK on great.gov.uk.
Buy from the UK
Find exceptional and creative UK trade partners with the DIT’s Find a Supplier service.
Export to China from the UK
UK companies can increase their sales, growth and stability by selling to China.
- first time exporter guidance
- export opportunities
- support and advice from trade experts
- events for exporters and international buyers
- export finance and related guidance
Export licensing and special rules for China
Arms embargo and other restrictions on China
Details of any arms embargoes, trade control restrictions, defence export policies and restrictions on terrorist organisations which may apply to China.
Department for International Trade Beijing
11 Guang Hua Lu
100600 Chaoyang District Beijing
Enquiries +86 (0)10 5192 4000
Department for International Trade Shanghai
British Consulate General Shanghai I 17F Garden Square, 968 West Beijing Rd
Enquiries +86 (0)21 3279 2000
Department for International Trade Guangzhou
22/F Guangzhou International Finance Centre, 5 Zhujiang Road West, Zhujiang New Town
Enquiries +86 (0)20 8314 3000
Department for International Trade Chongqing
Suite 2801, Metropolitan Tower
68 Zuorong Road
400010 Yuzhong District Chongqing
Enquiries +86 (0)23 6369 1500
Department for International Trade Wuhan
33F, Pingan Finance Centre, 1628 Zhongshan Avenue, Jiang'an District
Enquiries +86 (0) 27 8270 3600