HSBCHSBC is one of the worlds largest financial institutions with over 7,000 offices in over 80 countries. Trade is where HSBC began in 1865, when it financed commerce between Europe, North America and Asia. Today, HSBC is the world’s leading bank for trade and receivables finance, facilitating more than 10% of total world bank-financed trade in 2012. HSBC’s global footprint gives it access to 77% of world trade. In New Zealand HSBC was established in 1984 and currently operates through a network of branches and offices, providing personal and commercial financial services, payment and cash management, trade finance, treasury and financial markets, corporate banking, investment advisory and securities custody services.
Cathay Pacific AirwaysCathay Pacific offers up to 3 flights per day from Auckland to Hong Kong, the gate way to China. From Hong Kong, Cathay Pacific and sister airline Dragonair offer over 400 flights every week to over 20 destinations across China. Travelling to China lets you relax before the work begins as you sit back and enjoy Cathay Pacific reknown service straight from the heart. For more information check our website.
DLA PiperDLA Piper is proud to sponsor and judge the NZCTA China Business Awards 2017. The partnership strengthens our commitment to working with Chinese organisations and complements our Asia Pacific focus, through our alliance with global law firm DLA Piper.
DLA Piper New Zealand provides a unique offering assisting Chinese and Asian organisations with understanding the steps needed when investing in New Zealand.
Auckland International AirportAuckland Airport is the major connection between the world and “the land of the long white cloud”.
It is where New Zealand touches the world - welcoming visitors and farewelling friends.
Auckland International Airport Limited (Auckland Airport) was formed in 1988, when the New Zealand Government corporatised the management of Auckland International Airport. In 1998, the Government sold down its shareholding, and Auckland Airport became the fifth airport company in the world to be publicly listed.
At the SKYTRAX World Airport Awards, Auckland Airport has been voted Best Airport in Australia Pacific for six years in a row. Auckland Airport is also a major driver of the New Zealand economy, generating billions of dollars for the economy, creating thousands of jobs, and making a vital contribution to New Zealand trade and tourism by strengthening connections with the world.
Over 70 per cent of visitors enter or leave New Zealand via Auckland Airport, which handles over 14 million passengers a year. More than 20 international airlines serve Auckland Airport, Australasia’s second busiest international airport, after Sydney.
As New Zealand's major transport hub, Auckland Airport is investing in an airport and traveller experience that all New Zealanders can be proud of.
Auckland Airport is continually developing the capacity and services to ensure it will sustainably cope with an anticipated 24 million passengers a year by 2025, reflecting New Zealand’s growing popularity as one of the world’s leading tourism destinations.
HKNZBAThe Hong Kong New Zealand Business Association has been helping foster business links since it was founded in 1988. It is a member of the Federation of Hong Kong Business Associations Worldwide, a unique network of 33 Hong Kong Business Associations in 24 countries with more than 10,000 individual associates. We work with several Hong Kong Government agencies and provide our members with a solid network of contacts in Hong Kong and substantial knowledge databases.
The New Zealand China Council, established in 2012, The Council acts as a cross-sector, peak body for the New Zealand-China relationship. The Council brings together a high-level influential group of key players in the relationship from government, business, academia and the community and leverages their influence and networks in support of deeper, stronger and more resilient links between New Zealand and China.
New Zealand Trade and Enterprise is the Government agency charged with a single purpose: growing companies internationally, bigger, better and faster, for the benefit of New Zealand. We employ 600 people, have over 200 private sector partners and draw on a global network of thousands more. We have people based in 50 offices, working across 24 time zones and 40 languages to support New Zealand businesses in over 100 countries. Our global presence lets us deliver value to the businesses we support, through our unique know-how (knowledge and experience) and know-who (networks and connections).
Villa Maria Estate is the home of New Zealand’s most awarded wines. Established in 1961 by owner and Managing Director Sir George Fistonich, Villa Maria is dedicated to the pursuit of making quality New Zealand wine, enjoyed by wine drinkers around the world.
Alibaba Group's mission is to make it easy to do business anywhere. The company is the largest online and mobile commerce company in the world in terms of gross merchandise volume. Founded in 1999, the company provides the fundamental technology infrastructure and marketing reach to help businesses leverage the power of the Internet to establish an online presence and conduct commerce with hundreds of millions of consumers and other businesses. Today more than 400 New Zealand brands are listed on Alibaba Group's business to consumer platforms, Tmall and Tmall Global.
AsureQualityAsureQuality is owned by the New Zealand Government and a leading provider of food safety and quality assurance services to the primary production and food manufacturing sectors in Australia, New Zealand, the Middle East and Asia. We offer audit, inspection and testing services along the supply chain for customers throughout these regions; and have a scientific and agricultural pedigree that goes back over 100 years.
We have supported companies exporting to China for many years, and now offer services through ‘Trust-Lane’ tailored around product traceability, expedited border clearance, GB testing and consumer confidence tools. Our food transparency Programme AQ Assured™, provides shoppers with third party verification about the products they are about to buy, and offers an innovative way of building consumer confidence and engagement.
FuWah International Group
Fu Wah International Group established in Hong Kong in 1988, is an enterprise that invests in diversified industries and has secured a foothold in China’s real estate market by virtue of professional operations. After over 20 years of development in the core business of real estate, Fu Wah has been gradually opening up a new development path featuring a whole industry platform for high-end real estate since 1993, with real estate projects built or being built by Fu Wah in the strategic city of Beijing totaling 1.5 million square meters.
With increasingly mature domestic business demand and national policy support, Fu Wah takes the lead in implementing “The Belt and Road Initiative” and is drawing its blueprint for overseas investment strategic development in Australia and New Zealand.
In 2014, Fu Wah successfully acquired the luxurious Park Hyatt Hotel located in Melbourne, Australia and signed investment cooperation agreement with the government of New Zealand’s Auckland Costal Development Zone through global competitive bidding. It continued to cooperate with the world famous Global Hyatt Hotel Management Group in creating the extraordinarily luxurious Park Hyatt Hotel in Auckland, which will open at the end of 2018.
BentleyBentley Auckland is part of the Giltrap Group, New Zealand’s largest motor vehicle group and proudly 100% New Zealand owned & operated. We are the sole Bentley dealer in New Zealand, and our sales showroom, service and spare parts divisions are located at our Giltrap Prestige dealership, 100 Great North Road, Grey Lynn, Auckland.