Chairman of NPC Wu Bangguo Inspected Greenwood International Trade Center and Uncovered the Plate for the Opening of the Center
the Group’s Headquarter 2011-09-16
Member of the standing committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC central committee, Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress Wu Bangguo made a special visit to the Greenwood International Trade Center during his visit to Russia Sept. 16th, and unveiled the plate on the center’s opening ceremony. Deputy Chairman and secretary general of the Standing Committee of NPC Li Jianguo, deputy foreign minister Zhang Zhijun, deputy commerce minister Zhong Shan, Chinese Ambassador to Russia Li Hui attended the opening ceremony. Deputy Chairman of the Russian State Duma Melnikoff escorted the visiting group during the inspection.
The opening ceremony took place on the square in front of the convention center at 11. The ceremony was hosted by the Group’s vice president Cai Guiru. The Group’s chairman of board Ma Zhengwu delivered a speech and invited Chairman Wu Bangguo to unveil the plate for the center.
Wu and the visiting group inspected the convention center and the 4th trade building, and listened to Ma’s report on the Greenwood project. Wu also had an audience with Chinese enterprise representatives in the center, such as ICBC, Bosideng, ZTE, Zoomlion, Dongfeng Nissan, and Aiminer etc.
As China’s largest overseas investment in the field of commerce and trade, Greenwood International Trade Center was constructed in 2010 by China Chengtong with US $350 million. With a fantastic location, the Greenwood International Trade Center occupies an area of 20 hectares, with a utilization area of 132,600 square meters and 15 detached structures. The 3 months trial operation proves to be in good condition.
The Greenwood International Trade Center aims at establishing a public service platform for Sino-Russian economic and trade cooperation and cultural exchanges, serving as a green tunnel for the trade and an intensified economic and trade tie between China and Russia, so as to contribute to the outlook of leaders of both countries to achieve US $200 billion bilateral economic volume in 2020.
Officials of Administration of customs, Administration of Migration, Ministry of Justice of Russian Federation, Moscow Oblast, the Moscow city, Samara, and Baskir Autonomous Republic with people of all circles amounting to 500 attended the ceremony. Deputy general manager Liu Xiaping, Zhou Liqun, general accountant Ji Chunqin of China Chengtong International Investment Co. Ltd. also attended the ceremony.