The British Chamber of Commerce has been operating in Southwest China since 1997 with offices in both Chengdu and Chongqing. We are a membership based, non-for-profit organisation that is sustained solely by membership fees and sponsorship. We are powered by our members, directed by our members, for our members, and act as the voice of British Business in Southwest China.

As a Chamber we represent over 180 member companies in the Southwest China region and over 1,000 across the China market.  Our Members include Fortune 500 companies, Multi-National Corporations, Small to Medium Sized Enterprises and Start-ups, from a wide range of industries such as: Financial & Legal Services, Professional Services, Education & Training, Engineering, Energy, Power Projects & Services, and Building & Construction.


Our philosophy is to Connect. Share. Promote. Use our extensive network and platform to Connect with other members, our partners, and key business leaders. Share insight, expertise, and resources in one of our many Focus Groups. Promote, expand and develop your business, through our many channels.

The British Chamber of Commerce in China and China-Britain Business Council (BritCham/CBBC) work as a single operation and exists to promote and support trade between Britain and China. This is achieved by supporting and representing the interests of our members. The two organisations formed a strategic partnership offering reciprocal membership and services in 2009, and were joined in 2014 by the British Chamber of Commerce in Southwest China. Together we operate a powerful network of 15 offices across China and 10 in the UK, giving our members an even stronger network and increased business support.

57Focused on boosting UK-China trade and investment, we provide: intelligence, advice and consultancy, market research, marketing, event management, trade missions, training, and networking opportunities for our members, helping their business grow in one of the world’s fastest growing markets. As the UK Government’s chosen partner to deliver China business development services, we provide Overseas Market Introduction Services (OMIS) and Launchpad both designed to help you enter the China market and take your business forward. Ask us also about interpreters, translation and referrals to other service providers, such as law and accountancy firms.


Together we operate as part of an extensive network of 15 offices in China, including 3x British Business Centres located in Beijing, Chengdu and Chongqing and 10 offices across the UK. We also have received excellent support from the British Chamber of Commerce in China, the British Chamber of Commerce Shanghai, the British Chamber of Commerce Guangdong, the British Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, and the British Chamber of Commerce in Taipei.



Together with our partners the British Consulate-General in Chongqing, Department for International Trade, the British Council, and the Confederation of British Industry, we look forward to helping your business succeed in the China market.

Discover how we can help your business succeed in China contact us directly to speak to one of the team.

BritCham/CBBC in Chengdu
The British Business Centre, Chengdu
Room 2308, Huarun Building, No. 10 Shuangqing Road, Chenghua District, Chengdu, 610058
Phone & Fax: +86 (0) 28 6830 5159
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BritCham/CBBC in Chongqing
The British Business Centre, Chongqing
Room 715 Creative Centre, No. 388 Xinhua Road, Yuzhong District, Chongqing 400010
Phone & Fax: +86 (0) 28 6830 5159
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