“Bosom friends make distance disappear”
“ At present, the relations between China and Latin American and the Caribbean countries are presented with important opportunities and blessed with better conditions and a more solid foundation for further development.China always views its relations with Latin American and the Caribbean countries from a strategic and long-term perspective and is ready to work hand in hand with the Latin American and Caribbean countries to promote the comprehensive and cooperative partnership featuring equality, mutual benefit and common development between the two sides to a higher level, so as to better benefit the people of China, Latin American and the Caribbean countries, and the rest of the world.”
——Xi Jinping, President of the People's Republic of China
Brief Introduction to Exhibition
November 9th is for the opening ceremony and professional activities;
November 10-11 is for public visits.
Zhuhai International Convention & Exhibition Center, Zhuhai City, Guangdong Province
The China-Latin America and the Caribbean International Exposition is a grand event for the two sides and the global community. It will provide policy incentives for exhibitors from Latin American and the Caribbean countries, including exemption of booth fees.
Firstly, deepen the strategic cooperation between China and Latin America, maintain high-level exchanges, create significant channels for wider economic and trade cooperation with Latin American countries; Secondly, expand dimensions of cooperation between China and Latin America, and forge the key link of science & technology and humanity exchanges with Latin America countries; Thirdly, promote the moderate diversity of Macao economy and build itself into an important carrier of the Economic Belt of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area in line with international standards.
Background of Exhibition
- In 2014, the two sides jointly formulated the "China-Latin American and Caribbean Countries Cooperation Plan (2015-2019)", aimed at promoting the in-depth cooperation in such areas as politics and security, international affairs, trade, investment, finance, infrastructure and transportation, energy and resources, agriculture, industry, culture and sports, tourism, and environmental protection.
- In May 14, 2017, President Xi Jinping attended the "Belt & Road" International Cooperation Forum and delivered a keynote speech, summed up the" peaceful cooperation, openness and tolerance, mutual learning, mutual benefit and win-win "as the core of the spirit of the silk road.And Latin America and the Caribbean is the natural extension of the 21th century Maritime Silk Road. China is ready to strengthen cooperation with Latin American and the Caribbean countries, including bringing about a strategic connection between China and Latin American and the Caribbean countries and promoting common development within the framework of "Belt & Road", with a view to creating a community of shared destiny.
- The holding of the China-Latin America and the Caribbean International Exposition (CLAC Expo) will promote the pragmatic cooperation between China and Latin America and the Caribbean in infrastructure, economy, trade, culture and other areas, making such cooperation a most vivid and energetic embodiment of and a driving force to building a community of shared destiny, so as to build a bridge of cooperation, a bridge of friendship, and a bridge of common development across the vast Pacific Ocean.
Information on Organizing Committee
- China CCPIT China Association of enterprises with foreign investment China overseas Chinese Investment Enterprises Associa tionChinese people's Association for friendship with foreign countries China Association for cultural exchange with foreign countries China Port Association Hongkong trade development board Hongkong tourism development board Macao Trade and Investment Promotion Institute Macau Government Tourist Office The permanent secretariat of the Forum