Ethiopia Governmental Delegation Visited Foshan
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 On Sep. 9th, Mayor Zhu Wei met the special consultant of Prime Minister of Ethiopia Alcabez and his delegation in Foshan Guesthouse. Both parties communicated with each other about bilateral cooperation prospect in the future. Zhu Wei expressed that Foshan would continue to support the enterprises in investing in African countries including Ethiopia.

Alcabez was under the invitation of Provincial Governor Zhu Xiaodan to investigate Foshan along with his delegation, after participating in the 2nd Session Forum on Investment in Africa held in Guangzhou.

Zhu Wei expressed that Foshan, as an important city of manufacturing in China, enjoyed a great fame in China or even the world in terms of ceramics, construction materials, furniture, household appliances and the pan-household industry. A batch of enterprises with advanced technologies and quality products had invested and set up factories in overseas areas. So far, enterprises in Foshan had invested and set up 18 projects in over 10 countries including South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya. At China (Guangdong)-Ethiopia Communication Conference on Economic Trade and Cooperation held On Sep. 1st, Guangdong Keda Clean energy Co., Ltd. concluded the agreement with its partners to set up Ethiopia Tefu Ceramic Plant valued at USD 63.5 million.

Alcabez, on behalf of Ethiopia Government, welcomed Foshan enterprises of construction materials, tiles and pan-household enterprises to invest in Ethiopia and introduced the investment environment in Ethiopia on site.

After hearing these preferential policies, Zhu Wei expressed that more and more Foshan enterprises would go abroad, along with the further promotion of “one belt and one road” strategy; Foshan Municipal Government would continue to support enterprises to invest in African countries including Ethiopia.