China-Europe transport logistics discussed at forum in Shanghai
09 November 2020
MINSK – Belarus took part in the international forum on trade and logistics held as part of the 3rd China International Import Expo in Shanghai, BelTA learned from the Belarusian embassy in China.
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.
The forum focused on the development and optimization of container express transport between China and Europe, most of which passes through Belarus.
Belarus' national online exhibition at China International Import Expo opened on 5 November and will last until 14 January 2021. It is deployed on an interactive exhibition platform where Belarusian producers are showcasing a wide range of products and services that can be of interest to the Chinese market.
In 2019, China International Import Expo featured companies from 181 countries, drew more than 940,000 Chinese and foreign buyers, the total amount of contracts and agreements exceeded $71 billion.