In the afternoon of 16 July 2019, Member of Yen Bai Provincial Standing Committee, Vice Chairman of Yen Bai provincial People’s Committee (PPC) Nguyen Chien Thang hosted the program of trade connectivity and promotion between Yen Bai enterprises (Vietnam) and China – Southeast Asia EXIM Association (Pingxiang, Guangxi province) aiming to create opportunities of discussing, looking for trade cooperation chance, business partners between enterprises of both sides.
Having the opening speech at the event, Vice Chairman of the PPC Nguyen Chien Thang highlighted the important strategic position of Yen Bai; Yen Bai is the center of Kunming - Lao Cai - Hanoi - Hai Phong economic corridor, connecting with ASEAN free trade area, is one of the centers linking the region and the dynamic axis of the Midland and the Northern mountainous region, is the strategic connection point among the Northeast, Northwest, the plains, midland and mountainous area of the Northern. Mr. Thang hoped that via this Program, Chinese enterprises will have more investment and cooperative opportunities in Yen Bai.
Vice Chairman of the PPC Nguyen Chien Thang had the opening speech
Ông Ling XingQiang – President of China – Southeast Asia EXIM Association (Pingxiang, Guangxi province) said that the Program of trade connectivity is a good start, it is not only the chance for the Association and Yen Bai businesses towards the green production with sustainability, high quality and safety but also the opportunity for enterprises producing tea, industrial plywood, oranges, cinnamon, ginger, herbal medicine to meet, connect and exchange, for new partners to seek the possibility of business cooperation aiming to bring mutual benefits and development.
At the event, enterprises of Guangxi, China and businesses, cooperatives of Yen Bai province signed 7 MoUs on providing and consuming agricultural and forestry products.
Yen Bai provincial Foreign Services Center