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Trading & Industrial
A wide spectrum of business interests that ranges from apparel to automotive trading

The Trading & Industrial Division comprises Swire Resources, Taikoo Motors, Swire Foods, and Swire Environmental Services.

Swire Resources Group

A major distributor and retailer of sports and lifestyle shoes, apparel and accessories in the Hong Kong SAR, the Chinese Mainland, and Macau SAR.

Swire Resources Limited acts as the holding company for the Swire Group's extensive retail and distribution interests in sports, outdoor and casual footwear, and contemporary lifestyle brands in the Hong Kong SAR, the Chinese Mainland and the Macau SAR. The company operates over 150 retail outlets, including single brand stores for Nike, Adidas, New Balance, Puma, Converse and Asics, as well as the multi-branded sports retail chains Marathon Sports, GigaSports, and Catalog. Swire Resources has exclusive distribution rights for a portfolio of internationally renowned brands, including:  Arena, Cath Kidston, Chevignon, Columbia, Crocs, Havaianas, Jockey, Repetto, Rockport, Speedo, Teva and UGG.

Swire Resources (Shanghai) Trading Company Limited markets branded lifestyle footwear and apparel on the Chinese Mainland, and is the exclusive distributor for Chevignon and Repetto. The company operates wholesale and retail businesses for both brands in the Hong Kong SAR.

Intermarket Agencies (Far East) Limited is a joint venture between Swire Resources and the UK's Pentland Group, operating the Speedo swimwear business in the Hong Kong SAR.

Taikoo Motors Group

Taikoo Motors Group distributes and retails international brands of passenger cars, commercial vehicles, motorcycles and scooters, principally in Taiwan region.

Taikoo Motors Limited retails Volkswagen passenger cars and light commercial vehicles in Taiwan region and provides a variety of value-added services to customers, including after-sales maintenance and servicing, and marketing of certified pre-owned cars.

Taikoo Motors is the principal dealer for Volkswagen passenger cars in Taiwan region.

Bel Air Motors Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Taikoo Motors, is a Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Premium Partner. The company specialises in the conversion of wheelchair accessible vehicles and premium patient transport ambulances. Bel Air is also the exclusive importer and distributor of AMF-Bruns WAV products and Ambulanz Mobile vehicles in Taiwan region.

Biao Da Motors Limited is the authorised dealer for Mazda passenger cars in Taipei.

Supreme Motors Limited is the official dealer for Mercedes-Benz import passenger cars and used cars in Kaohsiung.

Yuntung Motors Limited imports Vespa scooters, genuine parts and accessories, as well as branded merchandise in Taiwan region.

Taikoo Commercial Vehicles Limited is the exclusive importer and distributor of Volvo trucks and buses and UD trucks in Taiwan region. The company operates four major sales and service centres and is supported by a network of 13 authorised workshops. The company also operates a multi-brand heavy-duty vehicle assembly plant for Volvo trucks, buses and UD trucks in Hsinchu County.

Taikoo Motorcycle Limited is the exclusive importer in Taiwan region for Harley-Davidson motorcycles, genuine parts and accessories and branded merchandise.

International Automobiles Limited is the exclusive importer in the Hong Kong SAR and Macau SAR for Volvo and UD trucks, as well as the official dealer for Volvo buses.

Swire Foods Group

Swire Foods invests in and manages the development of a range of food manufacturing and distribution businesses.

Swire Foods wholly owns Chongqing New Qinyuan Bakery Company Limited, a leading bakery chain in southwest China with around 400 stores in Chongqing and Guiyang.

Swire Foods Trading (China) Limited distributes food products under the brand “Taikoo” as well as other brands, on the Chinese Mainland.

Iconic brand Taikoo Sugar  was established by Swire in 1881 and refined sugar in Hong Kong for almost 90 years. Today, Taikoo Sugar Limited packages and sells premium sugar products, and branded and private label single-serve sachets of sugar, salt, pepper and tea to the retail and catering sectors in the Hong Kong SAR and the Chinese Mainland. The company currently markets branded sugar products in Singapore, the Middle East, and Canada.

The Taikoo Sugar brand carries the scholarly Chinese name "Taikoo 太古", meaning "Great and Ancient", which was adopted by the Swire Group in 1866.

Taikoo Sugar (China) Limited operates three wholly owned sugar packaging plants in Guangzhou, Shanghai and Chengdu. It is the principal sugar supplier to the retail and catering sectors and serves many leading hotels, restaurants and fast-food outlets on the Chinese Mainland.

Swire Environmental Services Group

Provision of waste management services and investment in clean and early-stage sustainable technology companies in Hong Kong

Swire Waste Management Limited has contracts with the Hong Kong SAR Government to provide containerised waste transfer services for seven outlying island facilities and the northwestern New Territories.