The 12th EU—China Business and Technology Cooperation Fair

 

Overview

The EU-China Business and Technology Cooperation Fair has been held for 11 editions, with an overall attendance of over 3,120 European enterprises, international organizations, governmental authorities, universities and research institutions as well as more than 5,720 Chinese counterparts. A total of 24,500 B2B matchmaking meetings have been held and 2,053 successful cooperation agreements between European and Chinese delegates were reached so far.

Today, the EU-China Business and Technology Cooperation Fair has become a significant event for development of China relations for most of the EU member states. Attended by wide representations of EU enterprises, as well as high-level officials, including President, Minister, Ambassador, Consul-General and Chairman of Chamber of Commerce, etc. it represents the largest platform for investment, trade and technological cooperation between European Union and China with successful promotion of local governmental cooperation, like launching direct flights, twin city relations, co-building of schools, establishment of consulates, etc.

 

Key data

 11 editions already held: a successful track history;

 Participation of ALL European member states and over 3120 EU enterprise representatives;

 Participation of over 5720 Chinese companies;

 24,500 B2B Matchmaking sessions held, of which about 30% reached cooperation intention;

 Over 50 European Chambers of Commerce/ associations/ government authorities set up branches and representative offices locally, while over 300 European companies settled in Chengdu;

 

Chengdu October 24-26

 National Center City, Economic Center of Western China, Hometown to Pandas

 Cargo Railway: Chengdu-Poland(Lodz)

 Forbes listed Chengdu as one of “The Next Decade’s Fastest Growing Cities ”

 Chengdu Airport: Ranked 1st in Middle & West China Direct Flights to Europe: Amsterdam, London, Paris, Frankfurt, Moscow, Prague

 17 Foreign Consulates

 

Qingdao October 29-31

 One of the 11 National Central Cities

 One of the 10 busiest ports in the world

 Converging point for Asia Pacific Economic Integration

 70% of China’s academicians and 30% of senior researchers in maritime sciences and technologies are based in Qingdao

 EU is now the TOP 1 Trade partner for Qingdao

 

Industrial Sectors for the B2B meetings

 ICT  Energy and Environment

 Bio-pharmacy & Bio-technology

 General Aviation  Modern Agriculture

 Tourism

 

Contact Details

Ms. Swan Zhang

Tel: +86 28 8533 6792

Fax: +86 28 8533 6767

Email: swan_zhang@eupic.org.cn