Established in 1992, the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in China is a non-profit organization governed by its members represented by a board of 30 members elected among the French companies in China. Today the French Chamber of Commerce in China is the 3rd largest French Chamber of Commerce in the world.
The French Chamber is part of the French Union of Chambers of Commerce and Industry Overseas (UCCIFE), consisting of 111 chambers in 80 countries representing the most important private network of French companies in the world.
- To support French companies at every stage of their project so that their market approach is transformed into business,
- To promote our members’ interests by lobbying Chinese and French economic and political decision-makers,
- To lead the French business community in our Business Club, a real platform for exchange and networking.
French Chamber’s membership comprises a network of more than 1,548 member organizations. Its Board of Sponsors consists of 54 groups and enterprises and its team consists of 42 permanent French and Chinese staff. The French Chamber is a non-profit organization under Chinese law, governed by a steering committee of 30 members.
The CCIFC activities are mainly financed by our membership fees, and our organization does not benefit from any public funding.
Our General Headquarter is based in Beijing. We have branches and offices in Shanghai, Canton, Shenzhen, and Chengdu, and have representatives in Chongqing, Dalian, Kunming, Qingdao and Zhuhai.
The Chamber’s main mission is to help French companies succeed in China through information, networking and business support services.