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MSB Network (SW) on International Trade with China

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Join Guy Dru Drury MBE, the CBI's chief representative in China / SE NE Asia, for his unique knowledge and insight on trading with China. Find out about market entry, investment and economic forecast.

China is predicted to overtake the U.S. as the world’s top economy in 2020. It is already the world’s largest investor and greatest contributor to global economic growth; making up 50% of the world’s GDP growth. How can UK business benefit?

Here are four good reasons to register for this event:

  1. Hear Guy's unique geoplitical insight on UK/China, US/China relations and WTO tariff regimes

  2. Explore the opportunities and challenges of trading with China, a heavyweight in global business

  3. Understand China's economic forecast and the implications for businesses trading between China and the UK in a post-Brexit environment

  4. Network, share your ideas and learn from other similarly sized businesses, who have or are thinking about trading with China

This event is designed for mid-tier companies with a turnover above £7m.

  • Managing Director


  • Company secretary

  • Business Owner

Space is limited at this event so book to register your interest.

About Guy Dru Drury

Guy is the Chief Representative for the CBI in China. He established the CBI’s Beijing Office in January 2006. From 2001-2005 he worked as global business development director for two professional services firms in Shanghai and London. Guy’s career has seen him work in a variety of sectors and industries ranging from inward investment to consultancy both in the UK and China. He lived in Chengdu, South West China, from 1998-2000 where he was a partner in a private consultancy and following a year in London he relocated to China in 2005. Guy qualified from Leeds University with a BA in Modern Chinese Studies in 1991 and has a postgraduate diploma in Advanced Chinese from Teachers University (Taipei).

Important information about tickets

This event brings greater benefits to all attendees when the audience is diverse - with leaders from different businesses, regions, sectors and job roles. To enable diversity, all tickets will be allocated by the CBI to maximise the potential for a successful event.

Please express your interest in attending this event by ‘booking a ticket’ – this will notify the CBI you would like to attend, but does not guarantee your place. The CBI will confirm ticketing allocations by personal email. We apologise in advance if we cannot accommodate your request to attend on this occasion.

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