The Chinese economy is booming, just as the Chinese population is becoming more mobile than ever before. To give you an idea of scale, 196,000 visitors came to the UK from China in 2013 and they spent an average of £492m*. Competition will be fierce, so we thought we’d offer you an advantage.
UnionPay is one of the largest bank card networks in the world, and the only one in China. It has more than 250 bank members, both in China and worldwide, and has 2.1 billion UnionPay cards currently in use. Its reach now extends into 83 countries outside China, making it the payment method of choice for Chinese buyers abroad.
*Visit Britain 2014