Liverpool China Partnership

Liverpool China Partnership

For centuries, Liverpool has enjoyed a long and prosperous relationship with China.  We are home to the oldest Chinese community in Europe – first established over 200 years ago, and are one of the most China-friendly cities in the UK. We have established trade and investment links and friendship agreements with several Chinese cities and regions, including Shanghai, Qingdao, Tianjin and Kunming.


Famous around the world as the birthplace of music icons, The Beatles, and boasting two English Premier League football teams, Liverpool is a vibrant city at the heart of one of the fastest growing regional economies in Europe. With a global perspective, world famous brands and exceptional economic strengths, Liverpool is recognised as one of the UK’s leading business destinations. We are ranked No.1 in the UK for both entrepreneurship and business growth, and renowned for our cutting edge technology and R&D, topping the Northern UK league table for business innovation.


Liverpool offers businesses and investors opportunities across a broad range of industry sectors including: financial and professional services, low carbon, digital and creative industries, advanced manufacturing, life sciences, logistics and leisure. We are home to global Fortune 500 companies complemented by a large, diverse base of innovative SMEs and start-ups. Major investors include AstraZeneca, BNY Mellon, Jaguar Land Rover, Maersk, Siemens, Sony and Unilever. We are also the host city of International Business Festival – the UK’s foremost global trade and investment event.

利物浦为广大商家与投资者们在广泛领域提供了众多机会,其中包括:金融与专业服务,低碳,数字创新产业,高级制造业,生命科学,物流以及休闲等。我们是众多世界500强企业的目的地,也是大型的、多样化的创新型中小企业和初创企业的基地。主要投资者包括阿斯利康、纽约梅隆银行、捷豹路虎、马士基、西门子、索尼和联合利华等。我们还是英国最主要的全球贸易与投资盛会 – 国际商务节的主办地。

Liverpool and City Region Partners are working together with the objective of strengthening and delivering greater benefit from the City Region’s trade, investment, tourism, education, cultural, civic and other links with China. The city’s world-class educational institutions, favourable investment environment and state of-the-art deep water container port facilities will continue attracting investors, students, business visitors and tourists from China. We look forward to meeting you in Liverpool.


The Liverpool China Partnership was formed to expand, strengthen and deliver greater benefit from the Liverpool City Region and Isle of Man’s trade, investment, tourism, education, cultural, civic and other links with China.  If you would like to join the partnership, please email Mi Tang [email protected].  You can view the Partnership brochures here. They are available in English and Mandarin.

利物浦中国合作伙伴的成立是为了扩大、加强利物浦大区及马恩岛与中国在贸易、投资、旅游、教育、文化、民间等各个方面的合作互赢。如果您想加入到这个合作伙伴网络,请发电子邮件给我们的中国事物投资官员唐蜜 [email protected]。我们也提供中/英文版本的合作伙伴手册,供您查阅。

Generating significantly increased levels of activity with China

We also have an office in Shanghai working with Connect China. Let us know if you want to come and meet with us.


Suite 1007, OOCL Plaza, 841 Middle Yan’An Road, Jing’An District, Shanghai

Tel:+86 21 60497239


电话::+86 21 60497239




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Mi Tang 唐蜜

Mi Tang 唐蜜

Email: [email protected]

Mi Tang joined the Liverpool Vision as the Head of China Affairs March 2017. Her role includes:


– Bring investment and trade opportunities from China to Liverpool and wider Liverpool city region;


-Promote Liverpool’s profile in China and strengthen high-level links with priority regions in China;


-Develop and support Liverpool China partnership;


-Attract Chinese delegations to the International Business Festival;


Before coming to the UK, Mi worked in areas of trade & investment, government relationship, business environment and marketing with the British Foreign & Commonwealth Office and Department for International Trade in China.


Mi has a strong track record of assisting British businesses to win contracts and lobby cases in China, as well as helping Chinese companies to set up business in the UK. She is widely connected with high-level policy makers, business leaders and media in China, and has been instrumental in forging Liverpool’s partnership with Southwest China in her position as the Head of Regional Affairs (Yunnan, Guizhou) in the British Consulate General, Chongqing.


Mi Tang has earned her master degree in International Business Law & Regulation with Distinction.


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