The Director of the Foreign Investment Promotion Agency (FIPA) Gordan Milinic talked with Deputy Director of the Commission for Economy and Investment of the City of Ningbo, Xu Jianhua, and the Director of the Sector for Cross-Border Investment of Ningbo, Pan Yingming, about the future co-operation and possible activities that would lead to the improvement of the economic cooperation of these two countries.
Ningbo is one of the oldest cities in China, and one of the largest ports in the world with around 170,000 private companies, of which 21 are on the list of 500 leading private companies in China. This city was declared as one of the most attractive destinations for investments in China, and it is a leader when it comes to the number of industrial and offshore zones as well.
Representatives of the city of Ningbo organized a series of meetings for representatives of FIPA with some of the largest companies. Projects from the sector of energy, transport infrastructure, ICT, wood processing and production of food were presented at these meetings. Some of the companies expressed special interest in some of these projects, and their visit to BiH was agreed with the aim of meeting with project owners and relevant institutions. FIPA will offer its support to potential investors and inform them on all aspects of the business environment and sector analyses, and it will organize meetings and visits to investment locations.
The Director of FIPA was also an honorary guest of the 5thConference on investments and cooperation of Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Central and Eastern European Countries and the 1stSummit of Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Businessmen of Ningbo and Central and Eastern Europe within the “One Belt One Road” initiative.
BiH and its potentials were presented during all the events organized within the Summit of Trade and Investment in Ningbo 2018, and it was concluded that we need to intensify the promotion of our country, products that we could export, and some interesting investment projects.