The BUD Special Fund is a special fund that supports Hong Kong-registered, Hong Kong operating and non-listed companies to enhance their competitiveness in the Mainland and ASEAN markets. It helps companies develop their brands, upgrade, transform and expand the domestic market, including Mainland and ASEAN market promotion, Brand awareness enhancement, corporate operation optimization, product quality enhancement, sales channel expansion in the Mainland and ASEAN, etc.
Each enterprise in the Mainland and ASEAN has a maximum cumulative funding limit of HK$1 million. The funding is provided on a reciprocal basis. The enterprise pays one dollar and the government also pays one dollar to support related projects to expand the mainland and ASEAN markets.