Abu Dhabi: The Business Opportunities in Abu Dhabi sponsored by KIZAD part of Abu Dhabi Port and hosted by Dubai-based MIE Groups was held in Guangzhou, the capital of Guangdong Province.
The event informed about the construction and development of KIZAD, Abu Dhabi Port, United Arab Emirates (UAE). It also functioned as a catalyst to help Chinese and Arab enterprises to cooperate and further build a comprehensive strategic partnership between the two countries. More than 100 enterprises in plastic, automobile, building materials, hardware, commerce, logistics and other fields participated in the event.
His Excellency Rahma Abdulrahman Alshamsi, Consul General of the United Arab Emirates in Guangzhou, Mr. Edwin Lammers Vice President, Commercial of KIZAD, Ms. Cindy Liu, Senior Business Coordinator, Mr. Zhou Wenrui, Chairman of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade of Yuexiu District, Guangzhou attended the events and delivered speeches.
His Excellency. Rahma Abdulrahman Alshamsi Consul General of the United Arab Emirates in Guangzhou spoke highly of the relationship between the two countries. He said that the event catered the needs of market development, enabled entrepreneurs in Guangzhou and its surrounding areas to get a better understanding of Abu Dhabi & local market and provided a development opportunity for business cooperation between the two countries.
His Excellency. Rahma Abdulrahman Alshamsi Consul General of the United Arab Emirates in Guangzhou. Vice President, Commercial of KIZAD, Mr Edwin Lammers believes that through this events, more Chinese enterprises will be able to understand the mission and objectives of KIZAD and cooperate with it in-depth, so as to promote business exchanges and economic between the two sides.
Vice President, Commercial of KIZAD, Mr. Edwin Lammers, Ms. Cindy Liu briefed the delegates about current operations of KIZAD. She pointed out that KIZAD which belongs to the port of Abu Dhabi, is the largest manufacturing, industrial and logistics hub in the region and is located strategically between Abu Dhabi and Dubai At present, KIZAD adopts an open policy of 100% capital-free control, 100% ownership and 100% labor-free restrictions, exempting enterprises from customs duties and income tax, providing enterprises with the lowest public facilities fees and the lowest cost operating environment in the UAE.
At the same time, she said that the world& first Belt and Road Initiative”- China-UAE Industrial Capacity Cooperation Demonstration Zone, took root in KIZAD, which has also become a major cooperation project and a cornerstone for the construction of Belt and Road.
Miss Cindy Liu, Sales Coordinator of KIZAD: This event showcased the rising number of Chinese foreign trade enterprises involved in KIZAD, along with the investment opportunities of the same. BYD Auto Co., Ltd, Ayd Home Furnishings, OPPLE Lighting Co., Ltd, Oppein Home Group Inc, Der Future Science & Technology Holding Group Co.Ltd, Guangdong PAK Corporation Co. Ltd. and
other well-known enterprises participated in the event.
Among the participants, Yi Yingzhe, General Manager and Deputy Secretary of the Party branch of Ayd Home Furnishings, in an interview praised that the business event as very well organized. With domestic and foreign trade and export firms facing new situations, they are keen on identifying new growth points and breakthroughs. This gathering enabled them to understand the big market in MENA and we are benefiting from KIZAD project. The delegations also plan to pay a business visit to KIZAD.
Yi Yingzhe, general manager and Deputy Secretary of the Party branch of Ayd Home Furnishings. In addition, BYD Auto Co., Ltd. is a highly recognized company in the Middle East market. He said that BYD attaches great importance to the Gulf market, and Abu Dhabi has certain investment advantages in the field of new energy vehicles. He expects to build a bridge of cooperation through this activity and realize the foreign trade of enterprises with the resources and policy advantages of KIZAD.