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Insights into business opportunities in Hong Kong and Macao SARs and support to help you do business in the region

Hong Kong Victoria Harbour by night

Hong Kong SAR (Special Administrative Region) is a major trading hub for China and the rest of Asia, making it the obvious choice for Scottish companies to consider for exporting.

Help to research your market

Get a sense of the opportunity presented in Hong Kong by exploring the following links for further information:

Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government (HKSARG) 

Invest Hong Kong is the Hong Kong Government’s inward investment agency, helping overseas companies set up a presence in the city. They offer tailored and free services including: 

Hong Kong Trade Development Council is a separate Hong Kong agency that helps companies buy and sell to/through Hong Kong 

Help to find potential business partners

Free business matching service

Local connections

More about our support

Interested in doing business in the region for the first time? Or seeking fresh opportunities? Then get in touch with our High Growth Markets Unit based in Scotland. 

We can guide you at every step, giving you access to a network of international expertise and localised snapshot of opportunities through our colleagues at Scottish Development International (SDI) and agency partners, including the Department for International Trade (DIT) and China Britain Business Council (CBBC)

We have three offices in Mainland China, one in Taiwan and one in Hong Kong to support your business in the region. We offer support with everything from market research, sourcing business partners and distributors, understanding the culture and language of doing business in the region to advice on tax, finance and legal issues.

Macao (Macau) SAR

Some resources to learn more about business opportunities in Macao, the Greater Pearl River Delta and the rest of Mainland China:


Greater Pearl River Delta (GPRD)

Mainland China 

More about our support for Scottish companies in Mainland China