On April 12, provincial Party Secretary Bayanqolu met with the Japan Association for the Promotion of International Trade (JAPIT)’s delegation led by chairmanYoheiKono in Changchun. Photo by Song Kai
On the evening of April 12, provincial Party Secretary Bayanqolu met with JAPIT’s delegation led by chairmanYoheiKono in Changchun.
On behalf of the provincial Party committee and government, Bayanqolu welcomed the arrival of the delegation and paid tribute to the contribution made by YoheiKono to the friendly development between China and Japan. He said, since the hosting of the first Northeast Asia Expo in 2005, the exchanges and cooperation between the province and JAPIT have become increasingly close and JAPIT has officially become the co-organizer of the Northeast Asia Expo. Currently, Jilin is in a critical period of revitalization and development and we are willing to actively carry out economic and trade exchanges and cooperation with Japan and make Jilin's due contribution to the continuous development of Sino-Japanese relations. He hoped the two sides to further strengthen exchanges and cooperation and achieve common development at a higher level and wider scope on the basis of existing cooperation.
YoheiKono said Jilin Province is located in the geographical center of Northeast Asia, is an important old industrial base and big agricultural province in China, is rich in resources, have a great potential and especially have obvious advantages in the agricultural products processing, automobile and other industries. JAPIT will further play its advantages and attract more Japanese companies to develop in Jilin.
Provincial leaders Zhang Anshun and Li Jinxiu attended the meeting.