16-17 June Economic Mission In Tianjin

16-17 June Economic Mission In Tianjin

When 16th June
Time8:00 to 18:30



SwissCham China is delighted to invite you to the

16-17 June Economic Mission In Tianjin

DATE / 时间
16 June to 17 June 2016 / 2016年6月16号到17号

Tianjin / 天津

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Dear Members and Friends of SwissCham, 

In collaboration with the Embassy of Switzerland in China and the Swiss Centers in China, SwissCham Beiing and Shanghai have the pleasure to invite you to join a two-day economic mission to Tianjin, one of the most promising industrial bases in the North.
4 impressive Swiss and Chinese companies from the automobile, food, healthcare and watch industry will welcome the delegation for a factory tour and discussion. The local government of Wuqing and Dongli, dynamic districts of China’s fourth biggest city will introduce you the opportunities and advantages of the region. In addition, this trip will also be joined by the Ambassador of Switzerland to China H.E. Jean-Jacques de Dardel.
Seats for the event are limited, priority goes to member participants.
With best regards,

Your SwissCham Team

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Day 1 - Thursday 16 June
07:00 Departure by bus from Beijing (SwissCham office) to Tianjin Wuqing
Visit of the Chinese car manufacturer BYD
Created since 1995, BYD Co Ltd is a Chinese manufacturer of automobiles and rechargeable batteries with two major subsidiaries, BYD Automobile and BYD Electronic. 
12:00 Lunch in Tianjin Wuqing
13:30 Visit of the Swiss Center Wuqing
Visit of the Chinese multi-industry empire Tiens Group
Tiens is a Chinese multinational conglomerate, mainly operating in biotechnhology, healthcare, logistics, finance, property, international trade, retail, e-business, educa-tionand tourism. 

Dinner with the authorities of Tianjin – Downtown

Day 2 - Friday 17 June
Visit of Nestlé
Nestlé is the world’s leading nutrition, health and wellness company bringing advanced nutritional science, touching people all over the world. Nestlé Tianjin was built in 1994 and employs 1122 people. 
Visit of the watch manufacturer Seagull
Founded in 1955, Seagull is the world’s largest manufacturer of mechanical watch movements, producing one quarter of total global production by volume.
13:00 Lunch
Visit of the National Passenger Car Quality Supervision and Inspection Center Tianjin Automotive Test Center. The group will attend the Crash Test.
Visit of the Swiss Center Dongli and Meeting with the local authorities of the district
18:30 Arrival in Beijing (SwissCham office)

The above program is subject to modification

Among the leading industries in the area are aviation, hi-tech equipment manufacturing, elec-tronic information technology, automotive parts, new materials and new energy, life science and health. A glimpse at the companies present in Tianjin emphasizes the role of the city as a major hub in the North: Airbus assembles its planes in Tianjin; big players such as Siemens, Honeywell, Hewlett Packard, LG Electronics, AT&T and Volkswagen are operating from Tianjin. Besides, the vicinity to numerous major and reputable universities such as Tianjin University and Nankai Uni-versity provides well-trained talents to industry and business.

COST / 费用
To be paid in advance by cash or bank transfer
• Member Price: RMB 990 / participant
• Non-Member Price: RMB 1290 / participant
Price includes:
Transport from and to Beijing by VIP Bus
Hotel night with breakfast
Lunch and dinner
Company visits

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Mr. Romain Barrabas, Marketing & Events Manager
+86 10 8468 3982 - 182



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