Chairperson of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) Gao Yan met with Deputy Minister of Commerce and Industries of Panama Nestor Gonzalez in Zhuhai on November 1.
Gonzalez paid his visit to China as he was attending the 12th China-Latin America and the Caribbean (China-LAC) Business Summit.
Gao Yan congratulated Panama for acquiring the host of the 13th China-LAC Business Summit in 2019. Gao said, the cooperation potentials in all sectors between China and Panama have been unleashed and the bilateral economic and trade cooperation have seen rapid progress since the two countries established diplomatic relations in 2017. CCPIT is willing to cooperate with Ministry of Commerce and Industries of Panama to promote the bilateral economic and trade relations.
Gonzalez thanked CCPIT for accepting the request for Panama to host the 13th China-LAC Business Summit in 2019. He said, the Ministry of Commerce and Industries of Panama is willing to further relations with CCPIT to jointly host next year’s China-LAC business summit to deepen bilateral economic and trade cooperation and achieve mutual benefit and win-win development by favor of the Belt and Road Initiative.