, July 20th. On the afternoon of the 20th, the State Council Information Office held a press conference on the 21st China International Fair for Investment and Trade (hereinafter referred to as the "CIFIT"). The Vice Minister of Commerce and International Trade Negotiations Deputy representative Wang Shouwen said at the meeting that the 21st CIFIT will be held in Xiamen from September 8th to 11th this year.

Data map: The 20th China International Fair for Investment and Trade came to an end in Xiamen.

Photo by China News Agency reporter Zhang Bin

  “The China International Investment and Trade Fair has been held for 20 sessions today. It can be said to be a professional exhibition in the investment field and one of the national key exhibitions sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce. After more than 20 years of development, the CIFIT has become a An international investment event with global influence." Wang Shouwen said that from September 8th to 11th this year, the 21st CIFIT will be held in Xiamen.

This year coincides with the beginning of the "14th Five-Year Plan" and the beginning of the new journey of building a modern and powerful socialist country in an all-round way. The holding of this CIFIT will surely facilitate the smooth circulation of resource elements both at home and abroad, and promote both domestic and international cooperation. Recycling and building a new development pattern are of great significance.

  Wang Shouwen emphasized that this CIFIT will further strengthen internationalization, focusing on inviting countries and regions along the “Belt and Road” and RCEP member states to participate in the meeting, and will cooperate with international organizations; at the same time, it will further enhance professionalization and introduce more professional institutions Participate in depth, carry out cloud display, cloud docking, and cloud negotiation to unleash the empowering effect of digital technology on investment promotion; CIFIT will also further highlight branding and strengthen "two-way investment promotion", "authoritative information release", and "investment trend seminars" Platform construction to cultivate more high-quality activities.

  Wang Shouwen pointed out that with the theme of "New International Investment Opportunities under the New Development Pattern", this year's CIFIT will have an exhibition of 130,000 square meters and more than 50 events will be held. It can be said that there are many bright spots, substantial content and obvious professional characteristics.

This CIFIT will effectively release the voice of China's investment. It will serve to accelerate the construction of a new development pattern and help the recovery and growth of the world economy.

  Wang Shouwen introduced that the main activities of this CIFIT include: 2021 International Investment Forum, which will invite domestic and foreign politicians to give speeches and conduct extensive discussions to further boost investment confidence and promote win-win cooperation. In terms of attracting foreign investment, activities such as the National Joint Conference of Investment Promotion Agencies and the 2021 China Urban Innovation Mayors Forum-Business Summit will be held. In terms of foreign investment, the "Chinese-funded Enterprise Country Development Report" will be released for the first time, and seminars will be held to help the high-quality development of Chinese-funded enterprises, and Taiwan-funded enterprises will participate in the "Belt and Road" and other theme activities. In terms of strengthening mutual promotion of two-way investment, the CIFIT will host a working meeting of Chinese and foreign investment promotion agencies for the first time, and will also hold pilot China-International Emerging Industry Innovation and Development Conference, Sino-US Provincial and State Green and Low-Carbon Cooperation Forum and Matchmaking Conference and other activities . Various provinces, cities and professional institutions will also hold a series of investment promotion activities.