Economic and trade cooperation was highlighted during the four days of the 6th China-Arab States Expo, held in Yinchuan, capital of the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, in northwest China, with more than 400 cooperation projects signed.
Planned investment and trade for these projects will total 170.97 billion yuan (23.43 billion U.S. dollars). The number of participants and exhibitors at the fair, including academics and representatives of institutions and companies, exceeded 11 thousand, which is a new record for the event.
As the Country of Honor Guest at this exhibition, Saudi Arabia sent a delegation of more than 150 economic and trade representatives to participate and exhibit. They have completed 15 cooperation projects, worth a total of 12.4 billion yuan.
This year’s exhibition featured fairs and forums on trade and investment, modern agriculture, cross-border trade, cultural tourism, health, water resources utilization and meteorological cooperation.