Chinese industrial chiefs briefed on business opportunities in Bristol
07 Oct, 2014
A high powered delegation from Shenzhen – described as China’s silicon valley were given an insight into investment opportunities across the West in a visit organised in conjunction with INVEST Bristol & Bath and HSBC.
The Chinese delegation included leaders from a number of key industrial and commercial sectors including electronics, investment, property, communications, banks, manufacturers and the region’s renowned wine industry as well as specialised business consultants.
Dianne Francombe said: “Delegates made the most of the opportunity to meet Bristol Lord Mayor Cllr Alastair Watson as well as hearing from a number of key city business leaders including Invest in Bristol’s representative Ben Shorrock and logistical and commercial specialist Tim Davies who heads up Collier’s International’s Bristol office.”
“It has been very encouraging to see the enthusiasm with which our own international companies such as HSBC and Colliers International have responded to this particularly high-powered delegation from Shenzhen.