Tuesday, 7 November 2023

Greece participates at the 6th China International Import Expo 2023 (Shanghai)


Greece participates at the 6th China International Import Expo 2023 (Shanghai)

Athens, November 7, | The sixth China International Import and Export Exhibition (65th CIIE) opening ceremony took place on November 5th in Shanghai, with the presence of Minister of Infrastructure and Transport, Mr. Christos Staikouras, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Kostas Fragogiannis, accompanied by Secretary General of International Economic Relations and Openness and Chairwoman of the Board of Enterprise Greece, Mrs Maira Myrogianni,and Consul General of Greece in Shanghai, Mr. Georgios Partheniou.

Enterprise Greece organizes the national participation, which consists of 20 Greek companies and three pavilions, a National Pavilion of 136 m², and two sectoral pavilions of 110 m² and 9 sqm² (Booth 5.2H, 2.2.2H και 6.1 H). As the official investment and trade promotion agency of the Greek State, operating under the auspices of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, , Enterprise Greece’s objective is to attract foreign investment and promote the export of Greek products and services.

Mr. Staikouras attended the official reception ceremony in Shanghai on Saturday, November 4, in the presence of Prime Minister of the People's Republic of China, Li Qiang. On Sunday, November 5, the Minister of Infrastructure and Transport represented the Greek Prime Minister at the Exhibition's opening ceremony. The Greek delegation visited the nationalpavilions and spoke with representatives of Greek companies participating in the exhibition. After the visit, the delegation attended an Enterprise Greece event at 'Hellas House,' a private events venue, where . the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs. Mr. Kostas Fragogiannis, highlighted the important role of Greek exporters in the Chinese market and the Greek participation at the 6th China Import and Export Exhibition in Shanghai (6th CIIE).