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Melbourne: 2018 China International Import Expo - Business Forum Melbourne

08 May 2018

Clarendon Ballroom, Podium Level, The Langham Melbourne, 1 Southgate Ave, Southbank

The largest import expo to be held in China will take place in Shanghai 5-10 November 2018. The China Chamber of Commerce in Australia (CCCA) and the Australia China Business Council Victoria are pleased to invite you to the 2018 China International Import Expo (CIIE) - Business Forum Melbourne.

This event will provide a briefing to companies interested in participating in the Expo, in areas including High-end Intelligent Equipment; Consumer Electronics & Appliances; Automobile; Apparel, Accessories & Consumer Goods; Food & Agricultural Products; Medical Equipment & Medical Care Products; Tourism; Emerging Technologies; Culture & Education; Creative Design; and Service Outsourcing.  

At the forum, attendees will hear from a speakers including the Chinese Consul general, Mr Zhao Jian; the President of the CCCA, Mr Huaiyu Chen; the President of the CCCA Melbourne, Mr Paul Li; as well as representatives from Austrade and the Victorian Government.

Experts will give attendees insights into opportunities for Australian businesses at the CIIE and will provide tips for businesses wanting to participate in the CIIE. There will be a lunch provided to attendees on the day. 
About the CIIE

On the 5-10 November this year, China will host the first
China International Import Expo (CIIE). The event will take place in Shanghai, the hub of trade in China today, and will feature exhibits in areas including high-end intelligent equipment, consumer electronics and appliances and food and agricultural products.

Over 100 countries and regions are expected to participate in the event, which represents an important move by China to open up its market and promote international trade, whilst also serving as a platform for countries around the world to showcase their development achievements and discuss global economic and trade issues.

*Please note, there is a maximum of two tickets allowed per company to attend this event*

Date: Tuesday 8 May 2018 

Time: 11.0am for 11.30pm to 2.00pm 

Cost: Free 

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