The second session of China International Import Expo's Economic and Trade Cooperation has yielded fruitful results-- the Convention of the East lights up the World
More than 3800 enterprises participated in the exhibition, and more than 500000 professional buyers at home and abroad came to the conference to negotiate procurement. According to one year, the cumulative intention was 71.13 billion US dollars.
On November 10, the second Expo closed. The hustle and bustle of the Huangpu River, the hot trading in the Expo venues, eventually converged into such a gratifying number.
Seek cooperation, promote innovation, seek sharing. In the golden autumn, this covenant of the East lights up the world.
Open and cooperate to make a big market cake
Send business cards, add WeChat, talk about products, sign contracts. At the Expo, exhibitors not only displayed goods, but also harvested full of opportunities for cooperation.
"there are many friends and many ways to go to the Expo. We have made so many friends that we cannot be absent." Ma Bowen, president of Sodes Group Greater China, said that the cooperative effect brought about by the Expo will be of great help to Sodis's further development in China and even in the global market.
In the medical device and health care exhibition area, an innovative PD-1 inhibitor for the treatment of tumors, Xindirimazumab injection has become a bright spot product. The drug, developed by Lilly Pharmaceuticals of the United States in partnership with Cinda Biopharmaceuticals of China, was approved for sale at the end of last year.
More and more Chinese enterprises are becoming the cooperative object of foreign enterprises with their fast-growing R & D and innovation ability. The Expo is an excellent platform to showcase the results of cooperation and create opportunities for cooperation.
Luo Wanli, president of Mercedes East Company in China, who participated in the Expo for the first time, said bluntly that the effect of promoting cooperation at the Expo exceeded his expectations: "here, I can feel everywhere the firm confidence of China in expanding opening up and promoting Sino-foreign cooperation. I also met a lot of potential partners at the Expo, which made me confident about Mercedes's development prospects in China. "
During the current Expo, SUNING's Repco China and Greenland Trading Group reached a strategic cooperation agreement. In the next three years, Greenland Trading plans to purchase US $100m worth of products from Repco China. Most of these will be new products sold at the same time in the Japanese market. At the same time, the two sides will also further cooperate in expanding the overseas supply chain and stimulating the domestic market, and actively introduce and promote more outstanding Japanese brands.
Zhang Jindong, vice chairman of the all-China Federation of Industry and Commerce and chairman of SUNING holding Group, said: "the Expo has brought many rare opportunities for cooperation to enterprises. SUNING is willing to seize these opportunities with an open attitude, concept, and spirit. To make a greater contribution to the promotion of global trade and world economic growth. "
On the basis of last year, the central enterprises have further strengthened their cooperation with enterprises from various countries and signed a series of procurement agreements: southern Power Grid, National Machinery Group, General Technology Group, Comac and other enterprises actively purchase key high-end equipment; The China Nuclear Group, the State Electric Investment Corporation, the China Broadcasting Nuclear Corporation and other enterprises have actively carried out international diversified nuclear energy technology cooperation; aerospace science and technology, aviation industry groups and other enterprises have established close cooperation relations with a number of European enterprises in the aerospace field.
At the Expo, a number of responsible persons of central enterprises expressed such an attitude: they will "hold hands" with enterprises from all over the world, adhere to open cooperation, and strive to seek the maximum common divisor of cooperation on the basis of the principles of volunteerism, equality, and mutual benefit. We will continue to expand the meeting point of win-win interests and jointly expand the market cake.
Opening up and Innovation brings surging Power
During the exhibition, stroll into the exhibition hall, a variety of science fiction-like technology and products dizzying. In the equipment exhibition area, the ABB Group booth, the robot two flexible manipulators left and right bow, put the garbage into the corresponding sorting bin, less than 3 seconds to complete a piece of garbage sorting and recycling, the successful sorting rate is close to 100%. In the food and agricultural products exhibition area, Cargill booth, edible cosmetic products attracted a large audience, "smooth cocoa hand washing powder" mixed with sunflower oil, natural lecithin, maltose dextrin and other edible raw materials. It reduces the toxic risk of cosmetic products.
There is a "life sensor room" in the booth of Panasonic Company in the science and technology life exhibition area. Here, the human heart rate and respiratory rate can be detected through the relevant equipment. Then the AI sensor automatically adjusts the lighting, room temperature, humidity and even smell in the room to create a more comfortable sleep environment.
There are many "cool techs" shining fairs, many of which are on public display for the first time. According to preliminary statistics, during the second Expo, 391 new products, new technologies or services were first issued worldwide or in mainland China. The Expo is gradually becoming the preferred platform for the release of new products and technologies in various industries, as well as an important window to see the direction of innovation in the future.
Behind the Expo has become a high ground for innovation, China is also gradually becoming the power source of innovation for many multinational corporations.
AstraZeneca announced at the Expo that it will upgrade its existing Shanghai R & D platform to a global R & D center and set up a AI innovation center. Su Boko, global chief executive of AstraZeneca, said: "China is rapidly growing into a global scientific research power, and its position in the global R & D territory of AstraZeneca is also rising. We are committed to developing and incubating more innovative drugs in China, both locally and globally. "
The importance of China is also growing in Schneider Electric's innovative landscape. "We will continue to expand our investment in R & D and local talent development and will increase R & D investment in China by 50 per cent within three years." Yin Zheng, Executive Vice President of Schneider Electric Global and President of China, said, "Innovation has always been Schneider Electric's DNA,. Now, the results of our R & D center in China are not only serving the Chinese market, but also beginning to go global. China is being driven by innovation, and we are very optimistic about the great power that lies in it. "
From "made in China" to "Chinese market" to "Chinese innovation", China's role in promoting the development of global enterprises is becoming more and more comprehensive.
Opening and sharing to create a win-win future
From global enterprises to Chinese consumers, from the world's top 500 to "invisible champions" and small and medium-sized enterprises, from developed countries to least developed countries, all kinds of groups have benefited greatly from the Expo and enjoyed the dividends of the Expo.
At this year's Expo, the direct purchase amount of Carrefour reached 150 million yuan, covering mineral water, dairy products, cereal, condiments and fruits. Carrefour said that all the goods unveiled at the fair will gradually enter Carrefour's offline stores across the country, realize the effective transformation from "exhibits to goods", enter more Chinese families, and enrich the dining tables and lives of consumers.
This year, the Japan Trade Promotion Agency organized a total of 158 Japanese enterprises to participate in the exhibition, the vast majority of which are small and medium-sized enterprises. "the Expo has really opened the door to the Chinese market for Japanese small and medium-sized enterprises." Small Li Daoming, chief representative of the Shanghai Representative Office of the Japan Trade Revitalization Agency, said.
The International Trade Center, a joint organization of the United Nations and the World Trade Organization, has organized 100 small and medium-sized enterprises to enter the Expo in search of business opportunities. Gonzalez, executive director of the International Trade Center, said that the Expo is an excellent platform for small and medium-sized enterprises from all over the world to enter the Chinese market, and participating in the Expo will help these enterprises understand the needs of Chinese consumers, improve product quality, and enhance the competitiveness of enterprises.
At this year's Expo, enterprises from 40 least developed countries participated in the enterprise exhibition, each with two free standard booths. Zambia wild honey, Burkina Faso handicrafts, Tanzania cashew nuts, Madagascar vanilla. Many products are favored by buyers.
WTO spokesman Keith Rockwell said he was impressed by the opportunities that Expo brings to enterprises in the least developed countries. "the Chinese government has brought companies from these countries to China. Introduced to entrepreneurs in China and other countries and regions to provide them with opportunities to participate in global trade. China is well aware that this is a road to prosperity and peace.
As the image and role of economic globalization public goods, the Expo has been deeply rooted in the hearts of the people, so that many enterprises can not be absent. Although there is still one year to go, more than 230 enterprises have signed up for the third Expo, including more than 80 of the world's top 500 and leading enterprises.
"We are looking forward to the third Expo." Gao Xiangqin, president of Amori Pacific Group in China, said that there is no doubt about the global impact of the Expo and that the company will continue to use this platform to make more positive contributions to the development of the industry.