The actual development of modern economy shows that international trade is an important part of the economic development and power. Since the reform and opening-up, Chinese foreign trade business has made rapid growth, which contributes greatly not only to the Chinese economy,but also the world economy. With this high-speed development, the demands in the society for foreign trade talented persons are growing larger and more urgent. “English Business Correspondence Writing” uses the structure, characteristics and system of business English for reference, closely combines the actual foreign trade business in China with the international business practice. Through a lot of cases, actual business letter writing samples, the course systematically introduces various business English format and structure, writing characteristics, jargon, common vocabulary, related patterns and common expressions etc used in foreign trade business activities both at home and abroad. After study of this course students can extrapolate and application through examples and practice, thus improve their knowledge of foreign trade and business English level, and master the basic and everyday foreign trade business in general terms, basic English expression skills.