On July 25, a briefing on the supportive policies and superior services for the 2nd China International Import Expo (CIIE) was held at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai). The meeting was attended by about 150 guests, including Mr. Sun Chenghai, Deputy Director of the CIIE Bureau and Chairman of the Board of National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., Mr. Liu Fuxue, Deputy Director of the CIIE Bureau, Member of the Board and Vice President of National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. Other guests include members from the CIIE Organizing Committee, executives from National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., and officials from the General Administration of Customs and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, as well as a central media interview team.
Mr. Sun Jiakang, Director of the Board, and Deputy Party Secretary of COSCO SHIPPING, attended the meeting. He introduced the services to be provided by COSCO SHIPPING at the 2nd CIIE and published the comprehensive transportation plan for the Expo. He also signed, on behalf of the corporation, an agreement as a “core supporting enterprise for the 2nd CIIE” with the CIIE Bureau and National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., which established COSCO SHIPPING as a sustainable core partner of CIIE.
Mr. Sun Jiakang and Mr. Sun Chenghai signing the agreement on behalf of the two sides
Mr. Tao Weidong, Vice President of COSCO SHIPPING Lines, elaborated on the comprehensive transportation plan, saying that COSCO SHIPPING will take advantage of its global service network and offer high-quality transportation and logistics service for the 2nd CIIE with the support of a professional team.
Mr. Sun Jiakang also attended a thematic publicity activity for the launch of customized postcards of the 2nd CIIE.
To better serve the Expo, COSCO SHIPPING identified an upgraded objective and measure of “3+N” services. “3” refers to three major services of transportation, hosting of the World Shipping Summit 2019 and exhibitor invitation and procurement, while “N” refers to a wide range of services at different levels that cover the whole process.
As the only “international shipping service provider” recommended by the CIIE, a “home transportation service provider” and a “special decoration service provider”, COSCO SHIPPING will provide 24/7 end-to-end logistics solutions that are efficient, timely, safe and economical and one-stop services from exhibit transportation to booth setup for the Expo.
During the Expo, COSCO SHIPPING will continue to host the World Shipping Summit, also hailed as the “Davos Forum of the shipping industry”, and turn it into a large-scale, high-level and high-profile international conference and professional forum.
End-to-End Logistics Solutions
24/7 one-stop logistics service guarantee. Relying on its 377 container shipping routes, a well-established global service network covering 102 countries or regions, 332 ports and over 450 offices at home and abroad, and air forwarding service in more than 150 countries, COSCO SHIPPING will continue to provide CIIE exhibits with 24/7 end-to-end logistics solutions that are efficient, timely, safe and economical.
Home Transportation Services
Meanwhile, as a home transportation service provider for the 2nd CIIE, COSCO SHIPPING Air Freight Co., Ltd. will provide exhibitors from 5.2H (National Exhibition), 5.1H (Science and Technology Life Exhibition Area) and 6.1H (Quality Life Exhibition Area) with one-stop services from exhibits transportation, documentation, exhibits delivery, exhibits’ entrance and exhibits display to exhibits’ exit and return.
A Specialized Booking Platform
To meet the exhibitors’ logistics demands, COSCO SHIPPING developed a specialized booking platform during the 1st CIIE. This year, the corporation has further optimized the platform. With the assistance of a highly integrated data system, the platform could regularly push the dynamic information of exhibits transportation to the CIIE Bureau so as to share the progress of exhibits transportation at any time.
Special Decoration Services