, November 11 (China News Financial Reporter Wu Tao) It's coming, it's coming! On November 7, the 11th China International Import Expo officially opened in Shanghai. More than 5,3400 exhibitors and nearly 41,<> professional visitors came from all over the world.

Many exhibitors have praised the Expo, and many "returning customers" have become "repeat customers", and "repeat customers" have become "frequent visitors", planting seeds of hope from the Expo and bearing fruitful fruits from the Expo. At the 6th CIIE, what new insights do they have, you might as well come and listen.

The giant poster of the 6th China International Import Expo is particularly eye-catching. Photo by China News Service reporter Tian Yuhao

"Rooted in the Chinese market and grasping development opportunities"

"During last year's CIIE, Rio Tinto reached cooperation with major partners such as Aluminum Corporation of China and China Mineral Resources Group, and deeply felt the strong momentum of the Expo. The Chinese market is very important to us. In many ways, China's success is Rio Tinto's success. ”

Toshinobu Umezu, president and chief executive officer of Japan's Shiseido Group China, said that this year is his first time participating in the CIIE after becoming the company's CEO in China, "As a service provider, we hope to invest in China from a long-term perspective." We entered the Chinese market 42 years ago and are still working to increase the size of the Chinese market, and we have strong confidence in the future of China's economy. ”

Yao Mengming, General Manager of Signify Greater China's Lighting Design and Application Department, said that this year is Signify's third time participating in the Expo, which provides a good platform for Signify to bring the latest energy-saving and low-carbon lighting products to Chinese users. China is Signify's "second home", and in the context of China's large market, Signify will definitely take root in the Chinese market, seize development opportunities, and give back to the society.

"Feel the high-level opening up to the outside world and continue to increase investment"

Tao Lin, Tesla's global vice president, said that now, everyone has a better understanding of the opportunities and influence of the Expo, and they are becoming more and more prepared. For enterprises, the CIIE is not only a channel for business promotion, but more importantly, it provides a very good platform for us to interact with other industries and audiences around the world. ”

Shan Guohong, Senior Vice President of Takeda Pharmaceuticals and President of Takeda China, said after attending the opening ceremony of the CIIE, "We are very encouraged and once again feel China's determination and courage to adhere to a high level of opening-up and continuously promote high-quality development. We are pleased to see that China's efforts to upgrade and transform its industries, including new initiatives to accelerate the construction of the digital economy, have brought new opportunities for R&D-driven biopharmaceutical companies like Takeda and created an environment for us to work closely with our local partners to achieve a win-win situation, and Takeda will continue to increase its investment in the Chinese market." ”

Wang Lei, Executive Vice President and President of International Business and China of AstraZeneca, said that history has proved that China's economy is a very stable development ship, and China is one of the largest markets in the world. As an old friend of the CIIE, AstraZeneca will continue to work with cross-border partners to help Chinese enterprises and innovative achievements accelerate their "going global", promote the sustainable development of medical and health undertakings, and contribute to the cause of human health.

On November 11, the China Pavilion at the CIIE attracted many visitors. On the same day, the 5th China International Import Expo opened in Shanghai. Photo by China News Service reporter Tian Yuhao

"China is providing more stability to the world"

Yin Zheng, Executive Vice President of Schneider Electric and President of China and East Asia, said, "This year, we have comprehensively demonstrated our concepts and practices in digital innovation and green and low-carbon transformation, providing strategic ideas and comprehensive technical support for urban transformation and upgrading. Schneider Electric will continue to work with the upstream and downstream of the industrial chain to promote dual transformation and help China achieve high-quality development.

Frank Hammes, CEO of IQAir, believes that China is providing more stability to the world, which is especially important for companies at a time when global hotspots are frequent, "China's pursuit of sustainable development will bring opportunities to IQAir's air purification products, and we will definitely be able to contribute to China's sustainable development process." ”

"More global companies will benefit from the Chinese market"

Zheng Sizhen, President and Chief Executive Officer of DBS Bank (China) Limited, said that China is the main driver of economic growth in Asia and the world, and Shanghai is undoubtedly at the forefront of China's economic growth and development. DBS attaches great importance to Shanghai's role and has participated in the Shanghai International Import Expo for the sixth consecutive year.

"China's market is constantly adjusting, China's industry is also constantly adjusting, and the development momentum continues to increase, which boosts the confidence of foreign companies, including Honeywell." Yu Feng, President of Honeywell China, said that Honeywell is optimistic about the long-term development of China's economy for a long time, and will continue to leverage its technical expertise in the future to jointly promote the transformation and upgrading of digital intelligence and low-carbon, and work with Chinese partners to achieve efficient, safe, healthy and high-quality sustainable development.

The scene of the 6th China International Import Expo. Photo by China News Service reporter Sheng Jiapeng

Wang Yunfeng, President and Chief Executive Officer of HSBC Bank (China) Limited, said: "At a time when the global economy is complex and volatile, high inflation, sluggish growth and supply chain risks remain common concerns for overseas companies. The continued recovery of China's economy, its mega-market and deeply integrated supply chains and other fundamental advantages have made the Chinese market continue to attract the attention of global enterprises. In the future, as China's high-quality economic development continues to advance, especially the huge potential unleashed by new economy industries and low-carbon transformation, more global enterprises will benefit from the growth opportunities of the Chinese market. (ENDS)