Asian and European Firms Seek New Business Prospects in Hunan

The 2011 Economic and Trade Fair between Asian and European Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) was held in Changsha on June 29. Three delegations composed of 22 enterprises from UK, South Korea, and Japan discussed over the cooperation with 80 Hunan-based enterprises. Nearly half of these overseas enterprises have found satisfactory partners. The delegations also visited Changsha National Economic & Technical Development Zone.

Jointly organized by China Council for the Promotion of International Trade Hunan Sub-council, Enterprise Europe Network-Central China (EEN-CC), North East China Unit-UK Trade and Investment, and Enterprise Europe Network-South Korea, the fair mainly covered such fields as mechanical manufacturing, bio-medicine, new materials, environmental protection, information technology and architecture.

Set up by European Commission, EEN is dedicated to providing such services as technological innovation and economic & trade support for SMEs, while EEN-CC serves as a bridge to conduct exchange and cooperation for SMEs in central China and European countries.

Translator: Lv Xuefen
Source: Hunan Official Web Portal