Focus on CIIE: Henan Trade Group Achieved Great Success
The Supply-Demand Matchmaking Conference of Henan Trade Group was held on November 6 at the Second China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai. By now, enterprises from Henan province have signed 106 contracts with overseas businesses from more than 40 countries, with a contract value of 37.99 billion yuan.
What has Henan Trade Group purchased?
According to Henan Provincial Department of Commerce, the imports of Henan Trade Group mainly include minerals, food, oil, photovoltaic products, plastic material and products, medical equipment, food processing machinery, textile, etc. These commodities will facilitate industrial transformation, consumption upgrading, and balanced development of foreign trade in Henan province, and make it better adapt to the global market and further improve its all-round opening-up.
The CIIE is not only a significant measure for China to actively open its market, but also an important platform for enterprises at home and abroad to deepen their trade cooperation, according to Zhang Yanming, director-general of Henan Provincial Department of Commerce. Although 7, 659 exhibitors from Henan participate in the 2nd CIIE, among which 6, 145 are enterprises and institutions, which, involving themselves in a broad scope of cooperation, varieties of procurements, generate enormous import demands.
What is Henan Trade Group still looking for?
According to Henan Provincial Department of Commerce, Henan will further expand such imports as advanced technology and equipment, agricultural products, resource and consumer products, etc. Besides, Henan will actively develop service trade and promote industrial transformation and upgrading so as to meet the increasing diversified needs and boost its high-quality economic development.
As a major manufacturing province in China and an important intelligent terminal R&D and production base in the world, Henan will support its enterprises to increase their import of key technologies, and that of components as well as complete sets of equipment, which will promote “introduction, digestion, absorption and re-innovation”, and facilitate their industrial transformation and upgrading.
河南是中国重要的制造业大省，也是全球重要的智能终端研位于产基地。我省将支持省内企业增加关键技术、成套设备及零部件进口，不利于引进消化吸收再创新，推动全省产业转型升级。（记者赵振杰 编译赵汉青 审校刘红强）