The Leading Voice in Canada-China Business
At the Canada China Business Council, membership means business. We are a truly bilateral non-profit, membership-based organization with six offices in both Canada and China. Founded in 1978, we have been the leading voice of Canada-China businesses for 40 years and provide the knowledge and connections you need to succeed in China and Canada.
LU Shaye, Ambassador of PRC to Canada, addresses CCBC members in Calgary.
Business meeting between CCBC members and Chinese executives.
Canada’s 151st Birthday Fair
CCBC presented the 151st Canada Day Fair to celebrate Canada in Beijing! It featured live performances by Canadian musicians, hockey demonstrations by the National Hockey League (NHL), booths featuring great Canadian food and wine, a dynamic fashion zone, and the opportunity to experience, sample, and purchase a wide variety of Canadian products. It was the biggest Canada Day event outside of Canadian borders!
CCBC 2017 Highlights
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau: Message to CCBC Members and Guests at the 2017 AGM.
CCBC’s 39th AGM and Policy Conference
CCBC’s Policy Conference took place in Toronto on Thursday, September 21, 2017. We welcomed many featured speakers including Toronto Mayor, John Tory, the Ambassador of China to Canada, LU Shaye, and the Ambassador of Canada to China, the Honourable John McCallum.
Canada China Business Council (CCBC) membership offers you and your organization the tools you need to succeed in China. With offices in both Canada and China, our team of professionals provides members with unrivalled business insight, intelligence, networks and connections to overcome the challenges of doing business in another country. We extend your organization’s reach in China by providing on-the-ground guidance and assistance.
CCBC Member Services
CCBC’s services help you reduce your company’s risk, shorten your cycle time, and make better decisions – no matter your stage of China development. CCBC’s on-the-ground presence in China helps Canadian companies evaluate the market, enter more quickly, and connect to the resources that will help them succeed. Once established, CCBC helps solve problems and deepen your presence in China.
Services and Support Include:
- Advice on crafting a China strategy
- Advice on government relations
- Executive and insider briefings
- Private and public sector contacts in China and Canada
- Analysis of regulatory and policy changes affecting your business
- Recommendation and introduction Chinese suppliers and business partners
Missions, Meeting, Seminars, and Events
- CCBC’s Annual General Meeting and Policy Conference is the preeminent business gathering for Canada-China business, trade, and investment
- Canada Day Celebration featuring Canadian food, beverages, and consumer products
- Meetings for visiting senior government delegations in Canada and China
- Business and trade missions to and from China
- Networking events, roundtables, workshops, seminars, and briefing
Inbound Investment in Canada
For Chinese enterprises entering Canada, CCBC can guide you. We can provide business expertise on how to establish your presence. We leverage our deep understanding of Chinese enterprises and our connections with corporate Canada and CCBC members to help our Chinese members succeed in Canada.
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An article by CCBC 2018 media fellowship recipient Mark Leger, discussing his experience in China, was published in Huddle on July 20, 2018.read more
Trading with Superpowers: How Canadian Businesses Can Navigate Trade with China and the United States
The Honourable Stockwell Day, Vice Chairman, CCBC; The Honourable James Moore, Senior Business Advisor, Dentons, and National Board Member of CCBC; and Stewart Beck, President and CEO of the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada, discussed how trade relationships between Canada, China, and the United States are intertwined, and what this means for BC’s businesses at a panel discussion on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, in Vancouver.read more
CCBC presented a full-morning workshop that focused on how Canadian SMEs operating in China can protect their IP and the many financing opportunities that are available to them on Friday, June 15, in Vancouver.read more