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 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.

DIT provides:

You can find services and information at great.gov.uk. Our export guide to China provides essential information for new and established exporters.

Export licensing and special rules for China

Information on products or services which require licences for supply outside of the UK.

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.

Contact us

Department for International Trade Beijing

British Embassy
11 Guang Hua Lu
100600 Chaoyang District Beijing
China

Department for International Trade Shanghai

British Consulate-General
Suite 301 Shanghai Centre
1376 Nanjing Road

200040 Shanghai
China

Department for International Trade Guangzhou

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

510098
China

Department for International Trade Chongqing

Suite 2801, Metropolitan Tower
68 Zuorong Road

400100 Yuzhong District Chongqing
China

Department for International Trade Wuhan

33F, Pingan Finance Centre, 1628 Zhongshan Avenue, Jiang'an District
430010
China

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