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SRCIC Attends 10th China-LAC Business Summit
8 Nov 2016

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10th China-LAC Business Summit Opening

 

14 -15 October 2016, 10th China - LAC Business Summit was held in Tangshan City, Hebei Province in China. President Xi Jinping sent in the congratulation letter for the opening of the Summit and Vice President Li Yuanchao, Uruguay's President  Tabare Vasquez addressed the Summit at the Opening Ceremony. More than 4000 government officials, business leaders, representatives of organizations and enterprises came from China and 33 Latin American and Caribbean countries.  

 

SRCIC delegation was invited to the meeting. Secretary General Li Zhonghang presented SRCIC at China-LAC TPO’s Round Table Meeting on 15 October. He introduced SRCIC structure and its cooperation mechanism and platforms in particular, including eSilkRoad and Silk Road International Development Fund for serving all SRCIC members.

 

On the same day, SRCIC delegation had a discussion meeting with Cuba Chamber of Commerce, Chamber of Commerce in Bolivia, Brazil's Industry Federation and 20 other LAC business leaders. Mr. Li Zhonghang stated that the Belt and Road Initiative provides opportunities and impetus to the world business communities. SRCIC likes to join forces with LAC countries to promote the economic development and to share the benefits. Being a newly established NGO, SRCIC welcomes LAC business associations and enterprises to join us to form a big community of common interest and common responsibility.

 

The LAC participants spoke highly of the SRCIC’s innovative cooperation mechanism and business platforms. They expressed the appreciation of communicating with SRCIC and learned about the business opportunities under the Belt and Road Initiative. Further exchange will be carried out for practical collaborations with SRCIC.