Yesterday, the mayor, Tan Chengxu, delivered a keynote speech at the opening ceremony of 2018 Italy-China SME Trade and Investment Forum. He outlined the new vision of Dalian and Italy's pragmatic cooperation in many fields. He said that Dalian sincerely welcome Italy entrepreneurs to invest in the industry,And will provide a more warm and attentive service for the Italy enterprises in the development of continuous development, and jointly write a new style of friendship and cooperation.
After a comprehensive introduction to the city's natural endowment and economic and social development, Tan Chengxu said that Dalian has set up preferential policies with the largest support and broadest coverage since the reform and opening-up, has targeted at establishing free trade ports based on the Dalian free trade zone, and has continuously promoted the innovation of institutional mechanisms and accelerated the construction of a strategic highland for opening up and cooperation with the outside world. Just as President Xi Jinping pointed out at the annual meeting of Boao Forum for Asia in 2018: China's door of opening-up will not be closed and will only open even wider!Italy is an important economic and trade partner of Dalian. It is hoped that this event will serve as a chance to promote deeper cooperation between the two sides in wider areas to achieve a higher level of mutual benefit and win-win cooperation.