Business Support Services: Research | Contacts | Practical Services delivered by CBBC

(Formerly known as OMIS)

The China-Britain Business Council (CBBC) is the UK government’s chosen partner to deliver China business development services. We work closely with the Department for International Trade, the British Embassy in Beijing and the British Consulates-General in Shanghai, Chongqing, Guangzhou and Wuhan. CBBC has a presence in fifteen cities across Greater China, so our teams are well placed to assist you with your approach to the market.

CBBC’s expansive coverage across China, including representation in many regional cities, allows you to access our on-the-ground team to tap into their market intelligence and knowledge. CBBC’s China team can provide:

  • Market & Sector Reports
  • Meeting Arrangement
  • Market Research
  • Local contacts
  • Identification of market initiatives & opportunities
  • In-market activities e.g. seminar, group visits
  • Identification of potential partners e.g. agents, distributors
  • Product Launch & Event organisation

After completing an application form, a bespoke work plan and Quote will be developed and agreed with the project manager, who will be conducting the work on your behalf.  Please note that costs will vary depending on specific requirements, focus and location.  

We would be happy to quote on an individual brief following a discussion on your specific requirements from the service.


Case Studies

To learn about CBBC's business support services, review some of our case studies here.


Next Steps

If you are a UK-based company, either in the UK or perhaps already overseas, we can assist you through our Business Support Services (BSS). For more information about how CBBC's Business Support Services might be used to assist your company’s strategy for China, please contact us here, or using the search bar on this page, find the correct industry representative.


If you would like to apply for a BSS, please log into your CBBC account and submit a BSS enquiry form (for details on how to apply see the (BSS Customer Guide)

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