The second session of CCPIT training series to promote and implement the FTAs was held from July 1 to 3. CCPIT Vice Chairman Zhang Shenfeng attended and addressed the training. CCPIT Vice Chairman Zhang Shaogang attended and gave lectures. More than 400 people from 50 FTA local service centers participated in the training.
Zhang Shenfeng affirmed the achievements made by the local service centers since their establishment and put forward requirements for promoting the implementation of the FTAs in an all-round way.
Zhang Shaogang introduced the legal basis, negotiation process, basic contents, effect, and the prospect of the FTAs. Experts from Department of International Trade and Economic Affairs of MOFCOM, Customs Clearance Administration of General Administration of Customs, Shandong University and CCPIT sub-councils gave lectures on the interpretation of preferential policies of China’s FTAs, the rules of origin and the key points of the certificate of origin, as well as taught enterprises how to use FTA to plan overseas layout and value chain.
During the session, participants were also given the training materials related to the China-ASEAN FTA and the China-ROK FTA.