Inward Investment

Inward Investment

The Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce helps co-ordinate inward investment activity across the region. Working closely with tried and tested professional services and the wider business community, the Chamber promotes the Thames Valley as a leading international business location through the global DiT and International Chamber of Commerce network.

We are the nominated local delivery partner for the Department for International Trade (DiT) the national Government organisation responsible for facilitating inward investment and Trade and provide practical support for international companies seeking their first UK presence.

To find out more about our inward investment activity, visit our Inward Investment portal, Thames Valley UK.

For statistics about the Thames Valley region click here.



Welcome to the latest Thames Valley’s inward investment report

It gives us great pleasure to report that 2016/17 was another highly successful year for the Thames Valley.  For the full report please click hereWorking with three Thames Valley Local Enterprise Partnerships our goal is to ensure the strengths of the Thames Valley business community and clearly articulate why the Thames Valley is one of the UK’s most dynamic, proven economic regions and very much open for



Invest in Great

invest in great logo The Department for International Trade (DIT) has launched a new digital platform service with specific information for exporters, UK-owned businesses and Foreign-owned companies alike looking to invest in or trade from the Thames Valley.



International Trade

Find out about the wide range of services offered by our International Trade department.



COBCOE Connects

Cobcoe Connects logo  

COBCOE Connects is a unique new international online trade platform, specially designed for members of Chambers of Commerce.  Find the contacts you need in international markets and let new customers find you.


Japan and China Desks

Find out how our Japan and China Desks can support your business.



Our Inward Investment Partners

Find out more about our Inward Investment partners and sponsors by clicking here.


DIT and LEPs

We work alongside the Department for International Trade (DIT), the region’s Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs), Local Authorities and professional service providers to support foreign direct investment (FDI) into the Thames Valley.