by swisscham in General Interest
On 22nd January, 2013 the Groundbreaking Ceremony of the Sino-Swiss Zhenjiang Ecological Industry Park (SSZEIP) has been celebrated in Zhenjiang, Jiangsu Province. This bilateral initiative shall foster economic ties between Switzerland and China based on a more sustainable and environmental friendly development approach. The ceremony with speeches by the Swiss Ambassador, representatives of the MOFCOM, Zhenjiang and Cleantech Switzerland was followed by more than 300 invited guests, amongst them 15 interested Swiss company representatives.
SSZEIP is a bilateral initiative between the Ministry of Commerce of the People‘s Republic of China and the Federal Department of Economic Affairs of the Swiss Confederation to promote cooperation among companies from both sides in establishing an eco-friendly industrial park. On July 9, 2012 a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Chinese Minister of Commerce, Mr. CHEN Deming and the