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June 17, 2019

Officials talk up FTZ expansion at Lujiazui Forum

A more convenient cross-border fund management system will be piloted at the new expansion of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone, People’s Bank of China Governor Yi Gang said at the ongoing  Lujiazui Forum. He


June 17, 2019

‘Refrigerated’South African grapefruit cargo arrives in Shanghai

Refrigerated cargo ship Baltic Summer, which left South Africa carrying more than 600 tons of grapefruit, arrived at Shanghai Nangang Port on June 11. It was the first batch of citrus fruit to be shipped


June 11, 2019

China-Japan AEO agreement comes into force

The China-Japan agreement on mutual Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) status went into effect on June 1 to further promote trade facilitation. Under the agreement, altogether 1,752 Chinese enterprises


June 10, 2019

International Wine Challenge held at Waigaoqiao center

The first International Wine Challenge China (IWC China) concluded recently at the Shanghai Waigaoqiao International Exhibition & Trading Center of Wine & Beverage. The IWC China, held from June 3 to


June 04, 2019

DIG retail shop opens in Shanghai FTZ

A new Waigaoqiao Direct Imported Goods (DIG) retail shop was inaugurated in the Shanghai Free Trade Zone on June 2 as an extension of the national pavilion project of the China International Import Expo. Covering


June 03, 2019

Polymer additive export heralds certificate of origin landmark

German chemical firm BASF exported polymer additives worth US$50,000 from Shanghai to its company in Kaohsiung, China’s Taiwan, on May 23, and BASF Taiwan printed out a certificate of origin, with digital


May 28, 2019

China to accelerate expansion of pilot FTZs

China is accelerating the expansion of the Pilot Free Trade Zones to promote the opening-up of the capital market, imports and exports of services, technology transformation and intellectual property


May 27, 2019

City makes further push for foreign investment

Shanghai is making efforts to introduce high-quality foreign investment by launching open policies, offering high-quality services and improving the business environment. Recently, foreign-funded enterprises


May 21, 2019

Shanghai to deepen reforms focused on FTZ expansion

Shanghai will deepen financial reforms and innovation that mainly focus on the expansion of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone, according to the city’s financial administration. The FTZ will explore more powerful


May 21, 2019

Shanghai sees steady foreign investment growth in Q1

Foreign investment growth in Shanghai was steady in the first three months of 2019. The city gained 1,411 foreign-funded projects in the first quarter, up 43.4 percent from a year earlier. Shanghai attracted