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List of International Chamber of Commerce in China

by Matt Slater August 31, 2016

International Chamber of Commerce in China

For many businesses, contacting your country’s Chamber of Commerce in China is a great starting point for exploring opportunities in the Chinese market.

The large number of Chamber of Commerce in China means that there is a good chance that your country has representation, and some of the more active countries even have multiple chambers or offices across China.

As well as giving an overview, this article conveniently lists each of the main chambers and provides website and contact details.

What Does a Chamber of Commerce in China Do?

The International Chambers of Commerce in China were typically founded by a group of companies and individuals from the same country for the purpose of sharing knowledge, developing business relationships and gaining representation.

Once established, these non-governmental, not-for-profit organizations typically take on the role of acting as a bridge between China and their nation, helping to facilitate bilateral trade and arranging events.

Most of the Chambers in China have a wealth of local knowledge and a long list of contacts, so seeking their advice before embarking on major projects in China or even when encountering difficulties is always a good idea. Even if they don’t know the answer, they probably know someone who does.

For foreigners living in China, attending events arranged by their Chamber of Commerce can be a good opportunity to make acquaintances and act as a home away from home.

International Chamber of Commerce in China

The table below is a comprehensive list of international chamber of commerce in Mainland China.

Country / Region Key Locations Name & Website Phone & Email
Africa Shanghai Afcham
afcham-china.org
+86 (0)21 6322 5990
services@afcham-china.org
Australia Beijing AustCham
austcham.org
+86 (0)10 8561 5005
info@austcham.org
Australia Guangzhou AustCham South China
austcham-southchina.org
+86 (0)20 2237 2866
mail@austcham-southchina.org
Australia Shanghai AustCham Shanghai
austchamshanghai.com
+86 (0)21 6149 0600
admin@austchamshanghai.com
Benelux Beijing BenCham Beijing
bencham.org
+86 (0)10 8523 6101/8523 6105
beijing@bencham.org
Benelux Guangzhou BenCham Pearl River Delta
bencham.org
+86 (0)20 3813 2231
prd@bencham.org
Benelux Shanghai BenCham Shanghai
bencham.org
+86 (0)21 3220 0573
services-sh@bencham.org
Canada Shanghai CanCham
cancham.asia
+86 (0)21 6075 8797
info@cancham.asia
Colombia Shanghai Colombian-Chinese Chamber of Commerce
ccolombochina.com
+86 (0)21 6350 2458
china@ccolombochina.com
Denmark Shanghai Danish Chamber of Commerce Shanghai
dccc-shanghai.com
+86 138 1811 4020
executivedirector@dccc-shanghai.com
Denmark Beijing Danish Chamber of Commerce Beijing
beijing.dccc.com.cn
+86 (0)10 5825 6658
mail@dccc.com.cn
Denmark Xiamen Danish Chamber of Commerce South China
sc.dccc.com.cn
+86 (0)10 5825 6658
dccsc@dccsc.net
European Union Nanjing European Chamber
europeanchamber.com.cn
+86 (0)25 8362 7330
nanjing@europeanchamber.com.cn
European Union Shenzhen European Chamber
europeanchamber.com.cn
+86 (0)755 8632 9114
southchina@europeanchamber.com.cn
European Union Shenyang European Chamber
europeanchamber.com.cn
+86 (0)24 6683 4376
shenyang@europeanchamber.com.cn
European Union Chongqing European Chamber
europeanchamber.com.cn
+86 (0)23 8832 9803
chongqing@europeanchamber.com.cn
European Union Tianjin European Chamber
europeanchamber.com.cn
+86 (0)22 5830 7608
tianjin@europeanchamber.com.cn
European Union Shanghai European Chamber
europeanchamber.com.cn
+86 (0)21 6385 2023
shanghai@europeanchamber.com.cn
European Union Guangzhou European Chamber
europeanchamber.com.cn
+86 (0)20 3801 0269
gz.membership@europeanchamber.com.cn
European Union Beijing European Chamber
europeanchamber.com.cn
+86 (0)10 6462 2066
euccc@europeanchamber.com.cn
European Union Chengdu European Chamber
europeanchamber.com.cn
+86 (0)28 8527 6517
chengdu@europeanchamber.com.cn
France Shanghai CCI France Chine
ccifc.org
+86 (0)21 6132 7100
yao.delphine@ccifc.org
France Guangzhou CCI France Chine
ccifc.org
+86 (0)20 2916 5520
gao.junqing@ccifc.org
France Beijing CCI France Chine
ccifc.org
+86 (0)10 6461 0260
rehby.audrey@ccifc.org
France Shenzhen CCI France Chine
ccifc.org
+86 (0)755 8632 9647
xiang.marion@ccifc.org
Germany Taicang German Chamber of Commerce in China
china.ahk.de
+86 (0)21 5081 2266
office@sh.china.ahk.de
Germany Guangzhou German Chamber of Commerce in China
china.ahk.de
+86 (0)20 8755 2353
info@gz.china.ahk.de
Germany Shenyang German Chamber of Commerce in China
china.ahk.de
+86 (0)24 8111 3996
block.jan@bj.china.ahk.de
Germany Beijing German Chamber of Commerce in China
china.ahk.de
+86 (0)10 6539 6688
info@bj.china.ahk.de
Germany Tianjin German Chamber of Commerce in China
china.ahk.de
+86 (0)22 8787 9249
tianjin@bj.china.ahk.de
Germany Shenzhen German Chamber of Commerce in China
china.ahk.de
+86 (0)755 8635 0487
shenzhen@gz.china.ahk.de
Germany Hangzhou German Chamber of Commerce in China
china.ahk.de
+86 (0)21 5081 2266
info@sh.china.ahk.de
Germany Shanghai German Chamber of Commerce in China
china.ahk.de
+86 (0)21 5081 2266
info@sh.china.ahk.de
Germany Qingdao German Chamber of Commerce in China
china.ahk.de
+86 (0)532 6677 7509
shi.yunlin@sh.china.ahk.de
Germany Chengdu German Chamber of Commerce in China
china.ahk.de
+86 (0)28 8533 6840
southwestchina@gz.china.ahk.de
Indonesia Beijing InaCham
inacham.com
+86 134 0209 8966
info@inacham.com
Ireland Shanghai Irish Chamber of Commerce China
irishchamberchina.com
+86 (0)21 6010 1360
info@irishchamberchina.com
Israel Beijing IsCham
ischam.org
+86 (0)10 5711 9027
meirav@ischam.org
Italy Beijing China-Italy Chamber of Commerce
cameraitacina.com
+86 (0)10 8591 0545
info@cameraitacina.com
Italy Guangzhou China-Italy Chamber of Commerce
cameraitacina.com
+86 (0)20 8365 2682 infoguangdong@cameraitacina.com
Italy Suzhou China-Italy Chamber of Commerce
cameraitacina.com
+86 (0)21 6135 1313
infosuzhou@cameraitacina.com​
Italy Shanghai China-Italy Chamber of Commerce
cameraitacina.com
+86 (0)21 6135 1313
infoshanghai@cameraitacina.com
Italy Chongqing China-Italy Chamber of Commerce
cameraitacina.com
+86 (0)23 8115 6589
infochongqing@cameraitacina.com
Japan Beijing The Japanese Chamber of Commerce in China
cjcci.biz
+86 (0)10 6513 0829/6513 0839
cjcci@postbj.net
Malaysia Beijing MayCham China
maycham-china.com
+86 400 808 9901
maycham@maycham-china.com
Mexico Beijing MexCham
mexcham.org
bj.info@mexcham.org
Philippines Beijing China-Philippines Chamber of Commerce
philcham.com.cn
+86 (0)10 6261 5713
Philippines Guangzhou China-Philippines Chamber of Commerce
philcham.com.cn
+86 (0)20 8331 1888 ext 71613
cpcc2005@21cn.com
Singapore Beijing SingCham
singcham.com.cn
+86 (0)10 6533 0334/6533 0344
singcham@singcham.com.cn
South Korea Beijing Korea Chamber of Commerce in China
english.korcham.net
+86 (0)10 8453 9756~8
china@korcham.net
Sweden Shanghai Swedish Chamber of Commerce in China
swedishchamber.com.cn
+86 (0)21 6217 1271
shanghai@swedishchamber.com.cn
Sweden Beijing Swedish Chamber of Commerce in China
swedishchamber.com.cn
+86 (0)10 5922 3388 ext 313
beijing@swedishchamber.com.cn
Switzerland Beijing SwissCham Beijing
cn.swisscham.org
+86 (0)10 8468 3982
info@bei.swisscham.org
Switzerland Shanghai SwissCham Shanghai
cn.swisscham.org
+86 (0)21 5368 1236
info@sha.swisscham.org
Switzerland Guangzhou SwissCham Guangzhou
cn.swisscham.org
+86 (0)760 8858 1020
info@swisscham-gz.org
UK Shanghai British Chamber of Commerce Shanghai
britishchambershanghai.org
+86 (0)21 6218 5022
james.dunn@britishchambershanghai.org
UK Chengdu British Chamber of Commerce in China
britchamswchina.org
+86 (0)28 6830 5159
info@britchamswchina.org
UK Beijing British Chamber of Commerce in China
britishchamber.cn
+86 (0)10 8525 1111
andrew.christie@britishchamber.cn
USA Chengdu AmCham Southwest China
amchamsouthwest.org
+86 (0)28 8526 8761
amcham@amcham-southwest.org
USA Shanghai AmCham Shanghai
amcham-shanghai.org
+86 (0)21 6279 7119
amcham@amcham-shanghai.org
USA Dalian AmCham China
amchamchina.org
+86 (0)411 82366666 ext 6490
USA Beijing AmCham China
amchamchina.org
+86 (0)10 8519 0800
amcham@amchamchina.org
USA Tianjin AmCham China
amchamchina.org
+86 (0)22 2318 5071
USA Wuhan AmCham China
amchamchina.org
+86 (0)27 8578 6888 ext 720
USA Guangzhou AmChina South China
amcham-southchina.org
+86 (0)20 8335 1476
amcham@amcham-southchina.org

Note that this list does not include chamber of commerce located in Hong Kong, Taiwan or Macau.

If Your Country Doesn’t Have a Chamber of Commerce in China

Even if your country doesn’t have a Chamber of Commerce in China, there are chambers representing groups of countries, such as AfCham for African countries and the European Chamber for European Union countries.

Many Chambers will also be willing to work with companies from other countries, particularly if they have some link to the country, e.g. a branch office in the country or senior management from the country.

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Matt Slater
Matt Slater

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Hi there, I'm Matt, the founder of China Checkup. Originally from the UK, I am now based in Brisbane, Australia.

Frustrated by the scarcity of concise, high-quality and timely information about Chinese companies, I setup China Checkup whilst living in Shanghai in 2013.

My team are proud that China Checkup's company verification reports have now helped thousands of clients from all corners of the world to do business in China more safely.

  

 


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