HKTDC Business Advisory Services
We offer FREE business advisory service to help Hong Kong SMEs overcome their business challenges and get the latest market intelligence. Our one-on-one business consultative offerings – China Business Advisory Service and SME Advisory Service – offer professional and practical information related to doing business worldwide, in particular on the mainland. Information here includes areas such as marketing strategies, government regulations, customs, intellectual property rights and taxation.
China Business Advisory Service
The China market, exhibiting a strong growth in the last ten years, is a vast market with over 1.2 billion consumers. With the implementation of Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement (CEPA), there will be more business opportunities for Hong Kong SMEs in this market. The China Business Advisory Service is organised and provided by HKTDC China Business Advisory Unit, with support from the China Ministry of Commerce, Shanghai Municipal Commission of Commerce and Department of Commerce of Guangdong Province as well as a number of Chinese enterprises and professional service providers in Hong Kong, offers the China Business Advisory Service.
|List of Advisors||Service Area|
|HKTDC China Business Advisory Unit||Marketing Strategy for the Chinese mainland|
|China Ministry of Commerce||Investment Environment and Trade Issues in China|
|Shanghai Municipal Commission of Commerce||Shanghai Investment Environment and Trade Issues|
|Department of Commerce of Guangdong Province||Guangdong Investment Environment and Trade Issues|
|Department of Commerce of Shandong Province||Shandong Investment Environment and Trade Issues|
|Hebei Provincial Bureau of Investment Promotion||Hebei Investment Environment and Trade Issues|
|The Law Society of Hong Kong|
China Legal Issues
|Intellectual Property Centre - Federation of Hong Kong Industries||China Trade Marks and Patents|
HKTDC SME Advisory Service provides one-to-one free business advisory service to Hong Kong SMEs and new start-up businesses with the support of Hong Kong professional institutions. The service aims to help SMEs to overcome their business challenges in Hong Kong market. Service area include export credit management and approaches of financing, business law, operation of letter of credit, intellectual property right (IPR) protection and up-to-date information for new business start-up.
|List of Advisors||Service Area|
|The Law Society of Hong Kong||Hong Kong business law|
|Vocational Training Council||Letter of Credit (L/C) operation, |
practical guide on customs declaration in Hong Kong
|Hong Kong Young Entrepreneur Association||Information on Hong Kong business start-up|
|IPMS Consultants Limited||Intellectual Property Right (IPR) protection|
|Conpak CPA Limited||Hong Kong tax issues|
IP Advisory Service
We introduce a FREE Intellectual Property (IP) Advisory Service to provide SMEs basic guidance on IP business and IP-related marketing strategies such as licensing and franchising. Our IP advisory team will help you start your IP business, overcome possible challenges and acquire the latest market intelligence. The meeting will last for around 1 hour.
- IP protection and registration
- IP transaction
- IP management
- Legal advice on IP business
- Licensing marketing
- Franchising marketing
HKTDC SME Centre
Ground Level, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Drive, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Enquiry: (852) 1830668
- The service is conducted in face-to-face format at the HKTDC SME Centre from Monday to Friday.
- HKTDC reserves the right to make final decision on the following issues:
• Whether or not to accept your / your company’s application; and
• All arrangements relating to the meeting with the Advisor.