"China will continue to support enterprises from all countries in exploring business opportunities in China through open platforms such as the Expo," President Xi Jinping said. China will tap the growth potential of international trade and make positive contributions to the growth of international trade and world economic development. China will accelerate the development of new business forms and models, such as cross-border e-commerce, to foster new drivers of foreign trade."
Anqiu City of Shandong Province resolutely implements the decisions and arrangements of the Party Central Committee and the State Council, improves and stabilizes international trade policies and measures, pushes forward the "five optimizations" and "three construction", cultivates new forms and models of foreign trade, and steadily promotes the high-quality development of export trade. Against the backdrop of a slowdown in global trade, China foreign trade has bucked the trend and reached a record high in terms of growth. We have achieved new progress in ensuring stability and improving the quality of China foreign trade.
Under this policy background, Anqiu Agricultural Development Group, a state-owned capital enterprise, and China Rural Innovation Port Co., Ltd. jointly established Nongchuanggang Cross Border E-commerce (Weifang) Co. Ltd, as known as NCG. As a key project of Anqiu City this year, NCG is not only a key project to support local agricultural products, but also a boost to economic development and the comprehensive development of Anqiu City. As a large market for agricultural products, Anqiu is not only rich in high-quality green onion, ginger, but also rich varieties of vegetables. The cross-border e-commerce platform of Agricultural Innovation Port is specifically built for the export platform of green onion, ginger and vegetables, which are feature products of Anqiu City.
Since its establishment from beginning of January 2021, among the148 agricultural export enterprises in Anqiu, now there are 20 of them joined the platform. The Chinese version for the platform has been online on January 7th, and the English version was online on January 17th. Between January 17 and January 26 there are above 40000 visits, clinch 4 deals in total, allocated from South Korea, United Kingdom, and New Zealand, with a total volume of $678628. Orders from France, Australia, and Russia are under negotiation.