Chinese companies that have invested in Greece had the opportunity to present their activities, their plans for the future and ask specific questions concerning their current and future activities during a meeting between their representatives and the Deputy Economy Minister Stergios Pitsiorlas on Monday.
Pitsiorlas said the recent investments by COSCO in Piraeus and the importance of the port in the marine Silk Route will lead to a new round of investments in the economy, cruise, light manufacturing, ship repairing, international distribution and transport and tourism.
He also said the ministry aims to create a permanent communication platform to connect Greek authorities with the Chinese companies already active in the country to facilitate their operation and support new investment initiatives.
The Chinese companies that participated through their representatives at the meeting were China New Era Group, PCT, Air China, Huawei, ZTE, China Development Bank, China Three Gorges Corporation, Cosco Shipping, China Shipbuilding and Offshore International Co. Greece, CCS Greece, Avic Ship Greece και Rongfeng Holding Group.
It was organized jointly by the ministry of economy, Enterprise Greece, the Trade Office of the Chinese embassy in Greece and the Chinese Union of Businesses in Greece. China’s Ambassador to Greece Zou Xiaoli participated in the meeting.