Performers pose for a photo with guests at the 2016 MSR-EXPO. [Photo: Newsgd.com/Monica]
During the 2016 MSR-EXPO, 700 projects have been signed with the contract amount of 206.8 billion RMB (30.52 billion USD), which is 2.5% up compared to the previous session. Among that, there are 187 investment projects with 54.1 billion RMB (7.98 billion USD), 63 “going out” projects with 33.5 billion RMB (4.94 billion USD) and 450 trade projects with 119.2 billion RMB (17.59 billion USD).
These fruitful results were released by the Organizing Committee of the 2016 MSR-EXPO at the press conference held on the afternoon of October 29 in Dongguan.
Foreign buyers at the 2016 MSR-EXPO [Photo: Newsgd.com/Monica]
The number of professional buyers also reaches record high
Up to 2:00 pm of October 29, 139 thousand person-times have visited the 2016 MSR-EXPO, among which 25.3 person-times thousand are professional purchasers. Buyers are mainly from 11 national business associations, over 40 foreign business associations from more than 30 foreign countries and regions, more than 100 dealers associations from China, professional markets and transnational business groups.
With the success of the previous two sessions, the 2016 MSR-EXPO witness the participation of a large number of participating countries (regions), political VIPs and honored guests from MSR countries.
The Italy Pavilion at the 2016 MSR-EXPO [Photo: Newsgd.com/Monica]
73 countries (regions) attend the 2016 MSR-EXPO, among which 52 send exhibitors, including 39 national pavilions. 11 ministerial officials from foreign countries are present at the expo, including Yosiwo George, the Vice President of the Federated States of Micronesia, and Joe Natuman, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Tourism, Commerce and Trade of Vanuatu.