The Chairman of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Mikhael Miatlikov took part in the opening of the fifth China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai.
During the ceremony, the President of the People's Republic of China Xi Jinping, delivered a welcoming speech. The President of the Republic of Belarus Aleksandr Lukashenko, heads of Sri Lanka, Mauritania, Mozambique, Gyuana, European Union, World Trade Organizations sent their greetings to participants via videoconference.
China International Import Expo is the largest Chinese multifunctional exhibition event. The exhibition is organized by the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China and the Shanghai Municipal People's Government. The companies from 120 world countries are taking part in the exhibition in 2021. In 2021, 2900 companies from 127 countries took part in the exhibition. The event was attended by more than 480 thousand people.
Belarus has been participating in the CIIE for the fifth time. The National Exposition of the Republic of Belarus to be opened for participants on November 5 has been organized by the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Belinterexpo Exhibition Unitary Enterprise of the BelCCI is the exhibition operator. 27 organizations of the food industry, logistics, science and education will take part in the Belarusian exposition.
A virtual pavilion of Belarus is working within the framework of the China International Import Expo. The pavilion reflects achievements in industry, scientific and technical innovations, tourism and cultural potential of Belarus.