CHUZHOU, China, Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — On the morning of December 1, 2016, the 2016 Optics Valley Cross-Border E-Commerce (Chuzhou) Summit was held at Sheraton Hotel Chuzhou. Steered by the Department of Commerce of Anhui Province and the People’s Government of Chuzhou, organized by the Chuzhou Municipal Bureau of Commerce and Winliner, themed “Change and Innovation, New Era for Cross-border E-commerce”, the summit brought together e-commerce elitists and industrial experts from across the world to the ancient capital Chuzhou, to discuss the new trend and challenge of global cross-border e-commerce, the new way and concept of county economic cooperation, and how to accomplish the transformation and upgrading of Chuzhou’s industries through cross-border e-commerce.

Zhang Xiang’an, Deputy Secretary of the CPC Chuzhou Municipal Committee and Mayor of Chuzhou; Luo Jianhua, Deputy Mayor of Chuzhou, heads of global e-commerce platforms, purchasers and representatives from Chuzhou’s enterprises attended the summit.

To accomplish the transformation and upgrading of traditional economies through cross-border e-commerce amid the global economic slump, with the goal of mutual benefit, advantage complementation, mutual promotion and common development, the Chuzhou Municipal Bureau of Commerce, Winliner Global Information Technology (Wuhan) Co., Ltd. and overseas platforms (Tradekey, Yeatrade, Juntoz) reached a consensus through consultation and signed an MOU during the summit, to share the economic trends and cross-border information of respective countries and regions, cooperate in cross-border e-commerce projects, and promote industrial connection and economic trade.

During the summit, Ouyang Rihui, Deputy Director of the Institute for Internet Economy Research, Central University of Finance and Economics and Director of the Center for Internet Economy and Financial Research, National Engineering Laboratory for E-commerce Technologies, along with heads of renowned overseas platforms and associations such as BDCons, the Import and Export Manufacturers’ Association of Chile, TopTenWholesale (the largest wholesale platform in North America), Yeatrade (a renowned B2B platform in Chile) and Juntoz (a renowned platform in Peru), offered advice on the development of Chinese enterprises based on their industrial experience.

Andreas Schroeteler, CEO of BDCons and CFO of a renowned B2C consumer electronics website in Germany, delivered a speech entitled “How to Develop Sino-European B2B Cross-border E-commerce Trade”; Ouyang Rihui’s speech entitled “New Situation of Global Economy, New Opportunity for Cross-border E-commerce” provided a prospective trend analysis to Chinese enterprises; Roberto Frantuzzi H, Chairman of the Import and Export Manufacturers’ Association of Chile and James Brierley, founder and CEO of Yeatrade (a renowned B2B platform in Chile) discussed Sino-Chilean cooperation in a speech entitled “Transformation and Upgrading of Traditional Foreign Trade Broadens China-Chile Economic and Trade Contacts” and a speech entitled “New Direction of Cross-border E-commerce: Developing the Chilean Market” respectively; Chase Vance, Global Business Development Director, TopTenWholesale (the largest wholesale platform in North America), delivered a speech entitled “Analysis of Opportunities from North America”, offering his advice on how to develop the North American market; Fernando D’Alessio, founder and CEO of Juntoz (a renowned platform in Peru), delivered a speech entitled “New Trend of Cross-border E-commerce: Opening up the Peruvian Market”.

The 2016 Optics Valley Cross-Border E-Commerce (Chuzhou) Summit has concluded. The summit will boost the cross-border e-commerce development and foreign trade export growth of Chuzhou, and be of great significance to the rest of China.

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