Established in 1966, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory body dedicated to creating opportunities for Hong Kong’s businesses. With more than 50 years of experience, its mission is to explore opportunities for Hong Kong companies, especially small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), and connect them with business partners around the world.

HKTDC’s mission is to create opportunities for Hong Kong companies. We focus on delivering value by promoting trade in goods and services, while connecting the world’s small-and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) through Hong Kong’s business platform. In striving to be the best trade promotion organisation in the world, the HKTDC is committed to:
– Developing and expanding new frontiers by exploring, learning and innovating
– Building on Hong Kong’s economic success through global business
– Creating and delivering value to our customers
– Maintaining trust, respect and openness in all our relationships


The Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in Washington, D.C, established in 1987, is the official representative of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government. Our mission is to broaden, deepen and enrich the already strong economic, trade, and cultural ties with the U.S.

The office maintains close working relations with the U.S. Congress and the Administration, including the Department of State, Department of Commerce, Department of Treasury, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and Department of Justice.