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Taming the Dragon: An Overview of the Chinese Market

China is the world’s second largest economy and during the 2015 State Visit, President Xi Jinping spoke about the ‘Golden Era’ between UK-China relations. Trade and investment between the two countries has increased significantly since then.

Sheffield China Business Seminars 2017 - 2018

Seminar One

To help Sheffield businesses to take advantage of the China opportunity, we have invited a panel of speakers to give attendees an insight about the Chinese market, the latest opportunities coming out of China for businesses in Sheffield and how can various organisations support you on your journey to China.

Ben Hui, China Project Manager from Creative Sheffield will give an overview of China's market. 

Hailing Yu, China Business Advisor from China Britain Business Council (CBBC) will give an update on the latest sector specific opportunities for Sheffield companies. 

Jerry Cheung, Managing Director of New Era Development, will discuss why China is a great destination for inward investment and share his secrets on how to successfully attract investors on board. 

Duncan Hoyland, Export Co-ordinator (SCR) of The Department of International Trade will also tell us how the government can support your businesses to successful export to China.

This is a free event, please book HERE


8: 00 am - Arrival, Breakfast & Networking

8: 30 am - Welcome & Overview of the Chinese Market,

Ben Hui, China Project Manager, Creative Sheffield

8: 50 am - Latest Sector Opportunities for Sheffield Businesses

Hailing Yu, China Business Advisor, CBBC

9: 10 am - Export Support for Businesses from Department of International Trade?

Duncan Hoyland, Export Co-ordinator, DIT

9: 20 am - An Overview of inward investment from China into the UK.(tbc)

9: 30 am - Attracting Chinese Investment into Sheffield

Jerry Cheung, Managing Director, New Era Development

9: 50 am - Panel Q & A & Closing

Other Seminars in the Series

5 October 2017: Doing Business in China: An Introduction to Chinese Business Culture and Etiquette 

6 November 2017: Developing Your Market in China: Sales, Marketing & Business Development 

6 December 2017: How to get your Intellectual Property Protected Rights in China?

10 January 2018: Getting paid from China: Advice on Finance and Money Repatriation

7 February 2018: What is the Belt & Road Initiative? What are The Opportunities for Businesses in The Northern Powerhouse? 

Taming the Dragon: An Overview of the Chinese Market
Sheffield Town Hall
Reception Room A
Pinstone Street
S1 2HH
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Last Updated: 09/08/2017
Author: Renate Halton

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