2016 Hunan•Africa International Industrial Cooperation Conference & Business Cross-border Networking Event will be convened in Changsha from June 26 to 29, according to the news released at the press conference held by the Hunan government on June 21, 2016.
Co-hosted by the Hunan Provincial People’s Government and Bank of China Head Office, these activities aim to provide a platform to match up Hunan and African businesses.
This event will focus on cooperation on production capacity with 20 African countries, including Algeria, Egypt, Ethiopia, Angola, Lesotho, South Africa, and Nigeria. Such four fields as industrial manufacturing, energy and electricity, infrastructure, and housing and urban-rural development will be covered.
The organization committee has released over 370 Africa-oriented investment and cooperation projects to Hunan enterprises. The Bank of China who specially matched up Hunan enterprises with African governments and businesses has helped 206 enterprises find their partners. It was learned that a batch of Africa-oriented cooperation projects will be contracted during the meeting.
At the same time, the United Nations Procurement Division (UNPD), the World Bank, and AMANBO, a China-Africa cross-border e-commerce platform, will introduce their procurement policies, to fuel Hunan’s foreign trade development.
So far, more than 170 African officials and enterprise representatives have confirmed to attend the meeting.
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Translator: Pang Yuehui
Chinese source: hunan.gov.cn