BABC is a non-government organization, established in 2019 with the strong support of the government of Ningbo Province in China, as well as the China Cultural Center in Sofia. It strictly follows the Chinese Belt and Road Initiative, deepens the strategic partnerships between China and Central and Eastern European Countries, supports and promotes the cooperation and exchange between Bulgaria and China in the areas of culture, travel, trade, investment, education, scientific research, etc.

Functions of the Association

Provides a platform for exchanges between Bulgaria and China in the areas of culture, travel, merchandise, research, education, services, etc., promotes bilateral industrial and trade cooperation; provides information on markets, laws and regulations, as well as human resources of both sides, organizes various forms of friendly exchanges, visits, business forums, summits, national product exhibitions, etc., provides opportunities for improving mutual understanding and cooperation.

Helps Bulgarian entrepreneurs introduce products to the Chinese market, helps solve difficulties at the early stages at government level, provides trade facilitation and services.

Helps Chinese entrepreneurs to conduct trade and commerce activities and invest in Bulgaria, and also provides information and services regarding immigration, education and travel.


Management committee:

  • President: Dessy Tien
  • Vice-president: Tanya Andreeva



  • China Cultural Center in Sofia
  • Ningbo Municipal Bureau of Commerce
  • China Central and Eastern Europe Youth Innovation Center
  • Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry
  • Investbulgaria agency
  • Bulgarian Small and Medium Enterprises Promotion Agency (BSMEPA)