UK jobs dependent on links to China | China-Britain Business Council

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This July 2020 report, commissioned by the China-Britain Business Council (CBBC) presents estimates of the number of UK jobs supported by links to China through:

  1. Trade: UK production (and thus jobs) to export goods and services to China
  2. Foreign direct investment: investments in the UK by Chinese companies
  3. Tourism: expenditure by tourists visiting the UK from China
  4. Students: expenditure by students enrolling at higher education institutions in the UK