On September 9th, the China Forum on Standardization of Trade in Services was held in Beijing, China. CCPIT Vice Chairman Lu Pengqi attended the forum and delivered a speech. Cui Gang, Director-General of the Standards Innovation Management Department of the State Administration for Market Regulation, Gao Jianzhong, Executive Vice President of China Association for Standardization and other guests delivered speeches.
Lu Pengqi said that service trade had become an important part of international trade and an important area of economic and trade cooperation among countries around the world. China's trade in services has generally shown a trend of stabilization in recent years. In order to increase China’s voice in international rules and standards making, we should vigorously strengthen the publicity of policies and rules related to service trade, and promote the construction of service trade mechanism platforms. Besides, we should actively participate in service trade rules and standards study and formulation, promote the improvement international service trade rules and explore new pattern and new pathway to achieve innovative development of trade in services supported by standardization in the new era.
The Forum, themed "standardization promoting innovative development of trade in services", is hosted by CCPIT and organized by CCPIT Commercial Sub-Council. More than 200 representatives from relevant government departments, business associations, research institutes and enterprises attended the forum.