Date: 20 - 27 Aug 2018
On the occasion of the 30 anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Uruguay, the investment promotion agency Uruguay XXI and the Embassy of Uruguay in China will carry out the "Uruguay Week in China", an activity that involves economic relations, trade promotion, investment attraction and the positioning of the country brand. The public and private sectors will be participating with the aim of continuing to expand Uruguay’s presence in the Chinese market, which is already Uruguay’s main trade partner.
This project includes economic relations activities, trade promotion, investment attraction and country brand positioning. Uruguayan representatives will participate with the aim of continuing to expand Uruguay’s presence in the Chinese market, considering that the Asian country is already our first trade partner and that in 2017 Uruguayan exports of goods reached US $ 2,549 million and a 28% share in total exports.
Given the excellent results obtained during CHINA LAC 2017 and the growing relationships between Uruguay and China, the aim of this project is to strengthen the image of Uruguay in China by way of promoting exports, investment and tourism.
The public and private sectors will be participating with the aim of continuing to expand Uruguay’s presence in the Chinese market, which is already Uruguay’s main commercial partner.
The events of this week, which also includes the inauguration of the new Uruguayan consulate in the city of Guangzhou, will have the honorable presence of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uruguay, Rodolfo Nin Novoa, as well as a presentation about investment opportunities in Uruguay, by the executive director of Uruguay XXI, Antonio Carámbula.
After the presentations, attendees will enjoy a tasting of Uruguay's Premium products, including meat, wines, olive oils, cheeses, caviar and rice in different preparations, accompanied by a show of music characteristic of Uruguay.
August 20th - Beijing
August 23rd-24th - Chongqing
23rd-14:30: Seminar Investment Opportunities in Urugua
24th-19:00: Cocktail “Uruguay’s flavors”
August 27th - Guangzhou
18:00: Grand Opening of the Consulate General of Uruguay
November 1st – Zhuhai (China-LAC 2018)
November 5th – Shanghai (China International Import Expo 2018)