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Silk Road Chamber of International Commerce (SRCIC) is a transnational business confederation mainly composed of national commercial associations of the Silk Road countries. Currently SRCIC has over 90 organizational members from 75 countries, including state-level organizations and correspondents, as well as millions of enterprises affiliated, forming up a community of shared interests, shared responsibilities and a shared future.

 

Since its establishment two years ago, SRCIC has hosted 8 important conferences, over 30 international visits and road shows, meeting with 18 Silk Road country leaders, signing the "Framework Agreement on Jointly Establishing a Mechanism and Platform for International Industry and Commerce Cooperation" with more than 60 country members and international organizations, signing the "Proposal for Jointly Establishing Rules and Standards of Transnational Artwork Trading" with over 80 chambers of commerce. SRCIC has also issued "Xi’an Consensus" for Contributing to a Global Community with a Shared Future.

 

SRCIC has become a bridge and link connecting enterprises and governments, a cooperative platform between business associations and SRCIC members, and an important strength in the promotion of the Belt and Road construction, in advancing economic and social development, and participating in the international collaboration and global governance.

 

SRCIC has so far set up eight professional committees of trade, finance, culture, transportation, energy, information, industrial parks, and standard and brand, five alliances of Silk Road Urban Alliance, Silk Road Enterprise Development Alliance, Belt and Road Association Alliance, Silk Road International Museum Alliance, and Silk Road Think Tank Alliance, and six sub-organizations including www.eSilkRoad.com, Silk Road International Development Fund, Silk Road Cultural Business Park, Silk Road International Commodity Exchanges, Silk Road Transnational Financial Leasing Alliance, and International Artwork Trading Center as platforms for pragmatic cooperation among its members.

 

SRCIC holds the Silk Road spirit of peace and cooperation, openness and inclusiveness, mutual learning and mutual benefit, and the principle of achieving shared growth through discussion and collaboration to contribute to the building of a global community with a shared future. Promoting business and cultural exchange for a win-win outcome is the goal and mission for SRCIC in this new historical era.

 

SRCIC has its headquarters based in Hong Kong, its Secretariat in Xi'an, and its representative offices in both Beijing and Shanghai. With the constant increase of its country members, SRCIC is stepping up with its global partners for the resilience of the world economy and a sustainable development under the Belt and Road Initiative.