On July 5, the CCI of Ukraine jointly with the Chinese Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) solemnly signed the Memorandum of Accession of the CCI of Ukrainian to the Business Council of the Silk Road. It has served creation in Ukraine the Center for Assistance to the One Belt, One Road (OBOR) initiative.
Gennady Chizhikov, President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Ukraine reports that: “The opening of the Center for Assistance to the initiative One Belt, One Road in the CCI of Ukraine will enable Ukraine to be more actively involved in one of the world’s major economic and cultural processes – the One Belt, One Road. And he also accented that: “From now, on consultations for domestic companies and assistance in participating in many Chinese initiatives and programs, large-scale events of China are becoming available for Ukrainian business”.
Also, the opening of the One Belt, One Road Center can promote in the future the opening of the CCPIT office in Ukraine. “The Ukrainian-Chinese relations have considerably moved ahead in recent years. We are ready to support the participation of Ukraine in the World Fair in Beijing “China International Import Expo” and many other large-scale events in China. We are also ready to help in establishing ties between the entrepreneurs of our countries. Talks about the organization of mutual visits, the provision of timely information on the situation in the Chinese market, the conduct of joint informative, investment and productive activities, the analysis and provision of information on changes in our legislation which will be able to promote these processes, etc, “said Jiang Zengwei, the chairman of the Chinese Council for the Promotion of International Trade.
The Chinese Committee for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) plays a huge role in the export of Chinese products, totals 160,000 members and interacts with 300 organizations in more than 200 countries. The Committee establishes broad relations with relevant international organizations, trade and investment promotion agencies, associations and the business community to organize various forms of cooperation.
Recall that a day earlier in the CCI of Ukraine was the Ukrainian-Chinese business forum, which gathered more than 200 participants.