Speaking at the opening ceremony were Vladimir Norov, Secretary General of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), Yi Xiaozhun, Deputy Director General of the World Trade Organization (via video link), Lin Daoping, Vice Mayor of Guangzhou, and a number of former high-ranking officials and representatives of China's banking and academic sectors
The joint projects resulted in the design of high-performance equipment to manufacture medical goods of various purposes, cold supersonic spray modes and other devices.
Representatives of various ministries and departments, business will be invited to participate in these online meetings. The purpose of such events is to promote bilateral trade and simplify access to the Chinese market.
19.11.2020Belarus seeks to boost export to China
“Increasing export of Belarusian products to the Chinese market is one of our priorities,” Ambassador Yuri Senko stressed
The EDB borrowed the funds from the Export-Import Bank of China (Exim Bank of China). The credit facility has been issued for five years.
In January-September 2020 the industrial park had 65 resident companies (55 companies last year). The average number of workers was at 970 (as against 596 last year).
The number of joint Belarusian-Chinese projects in 2019-2020 increased by a quarter compared to the previous two-year cycle. Their topics have become more diverse
The president also outlined topical issues on the agenda of the meeting. Aleksandr Lukashenko asked how relations with Russia and China will be built further, how the agreements reached following the high highest-level meeting and the visits of the leadership of the Russian regions to Belarus this year are implemented.
The train with products of Svetlogorsk Pulp and Board Mil has departed from Svetlogorsk and is bound to China's Chongqing. The train consists of 41 40-foot containers. The freight forwarding services for the project are provided by the state-owned company Belintertrans-Transport and Logistics Center. The train is expected to arrive at its destination in 12 days
The organizers of the forum are the State Committee on Science and Technology, Belarusian National Technical University (BNTU), the Chinese Embassy in Belarus, the Confucius Institute on Science and Technology at BNTU and the Polytechnic Science and Technology Park at BNTU.
“China is a promising and important market for us. We are interested in gaining a foothold on this market and gradually increasing the volume and range of our export. Since 2016, 98 companies have been certified to export to China. In January-September Belarus export to China
Xie Xiaoyong replaced Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of China to Belarus Cui Qiming who served in this position from 2014 to September 2020.
The National Center for Intellectual Property (NCIP) of Belarus and the Administration of the China-Belarus industrial park Great Stone have signed an agreement to establish a technology and innovation support center in the park
During the ministerial meeting, Forestry Minister Vitaly Drozha urged Bellesexport comapny to work more actively with foreign partners, in particular on the Asian markets. For example, China is one of the most important partners for forestry companies
The Belarusian representatives and Chinese importers discussed prospects for increasing supplies of Belarusian textile products to the Chinese market. Chinese consumers have shown interest in high-quality and exclusive goods: outerwear, items from natural linen, and leather goods
This year, the countries have seen development in transport, Vladimir Ulakhovich pointed out. In January-September, 673 container trains ran between Belarus and China, and 4,355 trains transited through Belarus, which was 50% up year-on-year
The forum was organized by the China Communications and Transportation Association in cooperation with the Chinese Ministry of Transport. Participants emphasized the importance of preserving trade and logistics chains which suffer amid the current epidemiological situation
Charge d'Affaires of Belarus in the People's Republic of China Tatiana Kharlap met with a delegation from the Chinese province of Gansu headed by Vice Governor Cheng Xiaobo
"Despite the challenges and restrictions that are currently in place all over the world, we sincerely seek to continue and develop our strategic partnership and engagement with China. Unfortunately, the circumstances left us with no other opportunities but online ones. However, this challenge is faced by all other countries," the head of the BelCCI said
05.11.2020Belarus ready to expand exports to China
“In January-September 2020, Belarus' food exports to China reached almost $187 million, 2.3 times up year-on-year. Supplies of Belarusian meat and dairy products to China are on the rise. We are ready to expand the range of supplied goods and offer Chinese consumers high quality cheese, butter, yogurt, whole milk, meat and other products