Business and Trade


One of the aims of CWM 2020 is to encourage more collaboration between businesses in the West Midlands and China. One of the founding members of CWM 2020 is Birmingham China Business Forum (BCBF), which is part of England China Business Forum (ECBF).  

 BCBF runs regular China related business events hosted by companies, universities and other organisations in Birmingham. Previous seminars have covered property, manufacturing and financial investments. We also run You Can Do It seminars, which focuses on sharing experiences from British people trading in China and Chinese people trading in the UK. If you like to have more information or to host an event, please get in touch.

2019 Business Seminars in association with CWM 2020

31st January 2019 – A seminar in collaboration with Aston Business School was held on Enhancing links between businesses in the West Midlands and China.

12 February 2019 – British Companies Celebrate Chinese New Year over a fining dining experience with a Chinese twist in OPUS restaurant. The New Year dinner marked the start of a new relationship of mutual partnership and support between Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce and Birmingham China Business Forum; taking forward the collaboration of businesses from diverse backgrounds trading with China to a new level. 

1st May 2019 – You Can Do It:  Business, Trade and Investment between UK and China hosted by WSP.  

25th June 2019 – Roads to China: Developing strategies for building effective relationships with China hosted by Aston Business School. 


To get involved, please get in touch.