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Export consultation: China
Thu 10 November 2016, 09:30 – 16:00 GMT
Do you want to build on global export success and diversify into Chinese market for the first time?
Increase your footprint within the Chinese market by identification of new opportunities and/or overcome current trade barriers?
If so, why not book a 40 minute 1:1 export consultation with James Westwood, China Business Adviser from the China-Britain Business Council.
James will be able to advise you on market entry, trade barriers, business culture, opportunities, macroeconomic picture, latest policies and regulations, and the market potential for your products or services.
James is based in Birmingham, where he originally from, having just returned from 11 years in China. He was long term fixture in the sustainable business scene in Shanghai since 2005, when, at age 24, he founded Gusto Fine Foods - a venture to supply fresh organic ingredients to the 5 star hotels and high end western restaurants in Shanghai. Going further into sustainability, James worked in the Carbon Consulting industry, on Sustainable Urban Regeneration projects, and in Environmental Due Diligence for major institutional investors. Most recently, at PureLiving China, he was the General Manager for the Shanghai region and specialised in helping clients to understand and manage their indoor environment.
James holds a Masters Degree in Chemistry from the University Of Leeds, UK and a post-graduate studies qualification in Environmental Science and Management at University of London’s SOAS. He brings together knowledge and practice of science, environment and China business.
Upon registering your interest for a meeting please specify if you would prefer a morning or afternoon appointment. These will be allocated on a first-come first-served basis. An International Trade Adviser will be in touch with you soon after your registration to understand your specific interest / query on doing business in China.