Deepen Multilateral Cooperation and Promote the Outbound Investments

On July 5th, China Overseas Development Association(CODA) holds the Press Conference in Beijing, announcing that 2018 International Industrial Capacity Cooperation Forum (IICCF) and the 10th China Overseas Investment Fair (COIFAIR) will be held at China National Convention Center in Beijing on September 15th-16th, 2018.

CODA indicated that the 10th COIFAIR coincides with the 5th anniversary of “The Belt and Road” initiative proposed by Chinese president Mr. Xi Jinping and the 40th anniversary of China’s reform and opening-up. COIFAIR will seize the timing to create commercial opportunities, focusing on the goal of high quality development, deepening international capacity cooperation to bring new connection for the global business and inject new impetus to the prosperity of the world economy. Meanwhile, the government of Liupanshui City of Guizhou Province will join the 10th COIFAIR as the partner for the first time, intensively presenting their new business card of the Southwest and the big data, showing the economic characteristics of innovative drive and curved overtaking, hosting a specific forum and building the platform for investment promotion and attraction.

CODA said clearly that the 10th COIFAIR would be themed at “Explore New Approaches to Overseas Investment and Drive Global Economic Growth”, launching important contents including the high-level dialogue, investment forum, capacity promotion and project matching, gathering domestic and foreign entities, related government departments, international organizations and experts and scholars, expounding the goal of high quality development in China in the new era, unscrambling China's new round of the opening-up to the world, organizing high-level economic forum and capacity cooperation dialogue and government officials at home and abroad to publish the new approaches to overseas investment, discussing together with the Chinese and foreign enterprises on the belt and road construction. The fair contains abundant investment opportunities and multilateral information, which is not only the bridge for the entities to get the information of going global, but also the window to attract investment from all parties; what’s more, it is also an essential occasion for all participants to develop the multilateral investment cooperation.

CODA introduced that the 10th COIFAIR will invite former and current national officials and heads of government departments from many countries and regions to attend and deliver keynote speeches, invite entrepreneurs at home and abroad, experts and scholars from more than 100 countries and areas to participate as well. Besides, there will be more than thousands visitors gathering in the 10th COIFAIR to carry out policies, exchange ideas, discuss cooperative projects and achieve mutual benefit on China’s outbound investment, international capacity cooperation and multilateral trade collaboration.

Issued by China Overseas Investment Association

                                              July 5th, 2018