Angolan business mission takes part in Guangzhou Fair, China

21 October 2016

A delegation of the Angola-China Chamber of Commerce, led by President Arnaldo de Sousa Calado, is participating in the Guangzhou Fair, Guangdong province in southern China, which runs until 4 November, announced the chamber.

The mission includes about 300 entrepreneurs and 50 Angolan companies seeking partnerships and business opportunities in sectors such as the food industry and agriculture, among others.

“The fair, one of the world’s largest, is an opportunity to establish reliable partnerships taking into account new investments in Angola. We need to join the rich and the countries that have better technologies, particularly in agriculture, to develop our country, “said Sousa Calado.

Founded in February of this year, the Angola-China Chamber of Commerce brings together 480 Angolan members and 180 Chinese companies, with the aim of boosting trade between the two countries.

The Guangzhou Fair, which is held twice a year (spring and autumn), is the oldest and largest trade fair in China. Held since 1957 in Canton (Guangzhou), every year the event attracts tens of thousands of visitors from around the world. (macauhub)