USCIB Will Support the China International Import Expo

USCIB and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the world business organization which USCIB represents in the United States, along with 30 foreign counterparts of the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) and China Chamber of International Commerce (CCOIC), have confirmed their support of the China International Import Expo (CIE 2012), which will be held from March 29 to 31, 2012 in Kunshan, Jiangsu Province in China.

Starting in 2012, China will accelerate the transformation of its economic development, as well as the strategic adjustment of its economic structure and industry upgrading. Therefore, China will pay more attention to environmental protection and will expand import of technologies and products of the energy-saving and environmental protection industry. This industry is among the 7 Strategic and Newly-Emerging Industries of which China will accelerate the fostering and development in fast pace. The total volume of its investment is expected to reach RMB 3.1 trillion. The highlights on import focus on technology and equipment for processing and recycling waste, saving energy and preventing and controlling air pollution; new-energy technology and equipment; the technology and equipment for the comprehensive utilization in the recycled economy and resource regeneration; new material and composite material; new-energy material; chemical and macromolecular new material, electronic information material, etc.

The pavilion for energy-saving and environmental protection industry is an important part of the expo. With the help of the database of 100,000 main Chinese import companies the CIE 2012 will invite Chinese companies in the energy-saving and environmental protection circle to visit and purchase during the expo.

Staff contact: Justine Badimon

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China International Import Expo (CIE 2012)

Staff Contact:   Eva Hampl

Director, Investment, Trade, and Financial Services
Tel: 202.682.0051

Eva Hampl coordinates USCIB work on investment and financial policy issues. She is responsible for issues management, policy development, secretariat support to relevant USCIB committees and participating in membership development activities. Before joining USCIB in 2014, Hampl completed a GE fellowship in its Global Government Affairs and Policy division. Prior to her fellowship she served as a trade associate with the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance.
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