By Xuefei Chen Axelsson
STOCKHOLM, Jan. 30 (Greenpost) — China International Import Expo is to be held in Shanghai during November 5-10, 2018, said Wang Dongtang, Deputy Director General of Department of Foreign Trade of Ministry of Commerce.
Wang said it was Chinese President Xi Jinping proposed the expo during last year’s belt and road summit in Beijing. The purpose is to provide chances for foreign exporters to sell in China.
China will invite all the buyers home and abroad to attend the expo and buy the products and services in order to balance the Sino-foreign trade.
Wang said the expo will provide a good platform for the important exporters and importers to make a deal efficiently to balance the world trade.
Han Xiaodong, Chinese counselor of Commerce at the Chinese Embassy in Sweden said it was for the first time that Swedish export to China to reach surplus in 2017. This means Swedish products are welcomed in China.
Photo&Text Xuefei Chen Axelsson