First, sit down and set your strategy out. Once your strategy is well defined, the decision to invest in China has been taken with the approval of investors, and all human and financial resources have been gathered, you are ready to register your company.
Foreign invested company registration process in China
The company registration period, including the initial investment, lasts from twelve weeks to five months (excluding registration of companies in encouraged and limited sectors).
The registration phase is critical to future development. It’s always better seeking professional advice to avoid costly delays resulting from the wrong model structure that do not take into consideration business scope, tax registration, environmental protection, public hygiene, food hygiene and location.
You may also work with a qualified lawyer to sort out the specific aspects of your new legal structure, as well as to draft various contracts.