Total of Five MOUs Signed During first days of Vancouver-China Business Mission 2013
Five memorandums of understanding (MOU) were signed in Beijing during the initial days of the largest ever Vancouver-led business and cultural mission to China. These MOUs formed between the VEC, the City of Vancouver, delegate companies and Chinese-based organizations establish the foundations to develop new partnerships and opportunities for trade and investment in sectors ranging from manufacturing to arts and culture and technology.
“This is the largest Vancouver-led business and cultural mission to China in our city’s history, and we are already seeing remarkable interest both in Vancouver’s growing economy and our vibrant arts and cultural community,” said Mayor Gregor Robertson. “It’s encouraging to see such strong connections being forged between Vancouver businesses and cultural organizations and their counterparts in China, presenting important opportunities for significant new investment and job creation in our city.”