President #XiJinping goes on to say that having experienced numerous winds and storms the ocean is still there and the same is for China. “After 5000 years of trials and tribulations, China is still here. Looking ahead, China will always be here to stay.” #CIIE2018.
Xi referred to the 40th anniversary of the start of China’s open-door policy and reform. He said total goods and services imports would top 40 trillion dollars in value over the next 15 years.
The Chinese government is hosting the expo as a state event for the first time, to emphasize the massive size of its market.
Xi Jinping vows to enhance imports and open access to his nation’s economy, this is dig and veiled rebuke to the Trump administration for their continuing sanction, trade tariffs and economy war to lick the dust.
Japan has the largest representation, with over 400 businesses and organizations.