On May 18, 2019, a delegation from the Pavlodar region and the special economic zone Pavlodar, headed by the deputy mayor of the region, Arystan Kabikenov, took part in the Second Trade Fair “Sea Silk Road of the 21st Century” and the 21st International Exhibition of Economics and Trade in Fuzhou , China, with the aim of expanding and developing the export potential of Pavlodar region, as well as building partnerships with the leaders of Chinese cities and provinces.
Fuzhou and Fuqing are large cities of Fujian province, the first is the provincial capital, whose leadership is interested in cooperation and cooperation with the Kazakh business.
During the visit, talks were held with the leaders of major Chinese cities and issues of attracting Chinese investors to the Pavlodar region were discussed.
The key meetings were Arystan Kabikenov and the Chairman of the Board of the SEZ “Pavlodar” Aibek Tursnygaliev with the mayor of Fuqing, Mr. Zhen Wang and the party secretary of Fuqing, Mr. Wang Jingju, a number of investment and consulting organizations, as well as potential investors in such Chinese companies such as China General Technology Holding, Fujian Fengda Industrial Company, CSCEC LTD, China Changing Overseas Engineering, Fujian Yuguan FoodCo and China Construction Sixth Engineering.
Following the meetings, agreements were reached on the visit of Chinese investors to the Pavlodar region to familiarize themselves with the conditions for the implementation of new projects, including the SEZ “Pavlodar”.