UCBC and the Ukrainian Embassy in China will continue cooperation in the interests of domestic producers and exporters
During March 28 - April 1, 2016 a scheduled working visit of the management and members of the Ukrainian-Chinese Business Council (UCBC) to Beijing took place. The program of the trip included an official meeting with Chairman of the UCBC Chinese Part, President of SINOMACH Corporation Mr. Zhen Hongbin, signing of bilateral documents with the China National Agriculture Wholesale Market Association (CAWA), meetings and negotiations with Chinese business circles' representatives.
An important item of the program was also a working meeting and a meeting of the leadership of the UCBC Ukrainian Part in the PRC Embassy of Ukraine which took place on March 29, 2016. It was attended by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ukraine to the PRC Oleg Dyomin, Minister Counsellor for Trade and Economic Affairs of the Embassy of Ukraine in the PRC Victor Tanasiychuk, Co-Chairman of the Ukrainian-Chinese Business Council (UCBC) Mr. Robert Brovdi, Vice Chairman and permanent representative of the UCBC Ukrainian Part in Beijing Igor Litvin, members of the UCBC Coordinating Committee, and experts of the Embassy's Trade and Economic Department.
The meeting covered a wide range of issues on cooperation between the UCBC Ukrainian Part and the Ukrainian Embassy in the field of development of interstate trade and economic cooperation, as well as the support for domestic exporters and promotion of Ukrainian products to the Chinese market. Separately, the status and prospects of the implementation of joint Ukrainian-Chinese projects in various industries, the question of attracting PRC's investments in the economy of Ukraine, and the possible participation of Chinese companies in Ukrainian privatization were specified.
As a result of the meeting, it was agreed to continue cooperation and close coordination of UCBC and the Embassy of Ukraine's efforts in the preparation of Ukrainian-Chinese events at official level (commissions, working groups), the promotion of presentation and representative events of Ukrainian business in China, the support of the participation of domestic exporters of goods and services in Chinese exhibitions and business forums.