“According to the Financial Times, Catalonia is the best region for FDI in Southern Europe”
Catalonia Trade & Investment's office in Hong Kong
Are you a company from South China, Hong Kong or Taiwan considering a new investment in Europe? Does your business need connections with Barcelona-Catalonia’s industrial and economic ecosystem?
From Catalonia Trade & Investment’s office in Hong Kong, you get tailor-made information and full support for a smooth, fast and successful set-up of operations in Barcelona-Catalonia (Southern Europe) from start to finish. We also offer personalized assistance to Catalan companies wishing to open in Southern China markets and find new global business opportunities.
Meet the director.
Ms. Madrona Marcet, Director of the Catalonia Trade & Investment's office in Hong Kong since 2011, has more than 23 years of work experience in China and Hong Kong. Prior to joining Catalonia Trade & Investment, her experience included project management, product development and industrialization for multinationals in the oil and fashion sectors, as well as order allocation and quality control. In addition, with experience in marketing and sales, in the past, she has personally managed the sales portfolios of various clients in China, Japan, Malaysia, and Singapore.
Services for companies from South China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.
Barcelona-Catalonia (Southern Europe) is an ideal region for companies from Southern China, Honk Kong and Taiwan to locate when they expand into Europe because of the breadth of tech, sciences, engineering, and creative talent. Furthermore, the superb quality of life makes it easy to attract top professionals to live and work in Catalonia.
From Catalonia Trade & Investment’s office in Hong Kong, our FDI team will assist you personally in all the steps needed for a successful landing in Barcelona-Catalonia (Southern Europe). With us, you will get:
- Qualified support, insight, and advice to companies from Hong Kong, Taiwan or Southern China interested in investing in Southern Europe.
- Full, practical, up-to-date information on the legal, tax, and labor context.
- Information on costs for opening a business in Catalonia (Southern Europe) and average wages.
- Connections to the Catalan industrial and economic and ecosystem.
- In-depth information on financing and location possibilities.
- Help with the proper steps to get started in Catalonia.
- Ongoing support throughout all the phases of the investment project in Southern Europe.
- Promotion of strategic business alliances between companies from Hong Kong, Taiwan or Southern China and Catalan companies.
- Identification and location of Catalan technology partners for joint R&D and innovation projects.
- Help source suppliers, manufacturing partners, technology providers, or any other local company to fulfill a specific need.
Catalan companies in South China and Hong Kong
Several Catalan companies are already settled in Southern China, among them Grifols, Puig, Roca, Punto Fa (Mango), Grupo Ferrer International, Werfenlife, Imagina Media Audiovisual, Fluidra or Tous.
South China Companies in Catalonia.
A number of South China companies are already settled in Catalonia, and some of them have been assessed by Catalonia Trade & Investment.
Hutchison Ports, a subsidiary of the multinational conglomerate CK Hutchison Holdings Ltd., operates BEST, one of the most technologically advanced terminals in Europe in the Port of Barcelona. It operates more than 2.5 million TEUs per year, with over 2,800 trucks entering or departing every day.
Keeway, specialized in 125cc bikes and automatic scooters, has a key decision-making center in Catalonia from which it has developed different successful operations in the motorbike industry.
Headquartered in Catalonia, Chint Energy provides sustainable energy solutions and solar panels to industrial partners. Its success cases include the installation of solar panels at the Hospital de Mollet or at Brugarolas S.A. (Rubí).
FunPlus is a fast-growing company in the videogame sector, which performs publishing operations from Barcelona where it also has a mobile video game developing studio.
Game Hollywood is a leading international online game publisher focused on mobile phone games.
Location of the Catalonia Trade & Investment's office in Hong Kong.
Our team’s expertise lies in doing business both in Catalonia and South China. Contact us and we will help you grow.
90 Connaught Road Central Sun House / Office 1802, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
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