Others TCS Secretary-General Amb. OU Boqian visited Yiwu City 2023.07.08 ~ 2023.07.09
On July 8-9, 2023, Trilateral Cooperation Secretariat (TCS) delegation led by Secretary-General Amb. OU Boqian, paid a visit to Yiwu City in Zhejiang Province of China. Mr. WANG Jian, Party Secretary of Yiwu City, and Mr. LUO Zupan, Mayor of Yiwu City warmly received TCS delegation. Mr. WANG Wen, Executive Dean of Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies of Renmin University of China joined the visit as well. The two sides exchanged views on a number of matters regarding trade, supply chain, and economic development and cooperation, especially the cross-border e-commerce under the RCEP framework. 

TCS delegation visited the China Yiwu International Trade Mart, Ecommerce Town and Yiwu-Xinjiang-Europe cargo train. SG Ou inspected the supply and sale of goods by local merchants, the reduction of import and export tariffs under the RCEP framework, as well as the awareness and utilization of RCEP rules by small and medium-sized enterprises. She emphasized that cross-border ecommerce, as a new business form, has achieved pioneering development in Yiwu City, and the local experience should be learned, spread and further cultivated to promote economic connectivity between China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea. 

▲SG OU receiving gift from Party Secretary WANG 

▲SG OU checking the development of cross-border trade in Yiwu