On November 24, the Experience Exchange Meeting for Chinese and Foreign SME Cooperation Zone Construction was held in Jieyang city, Guangdong province, China.
Tian Chuan, deputy director general of the SME Bureau of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT), attended the meeting and delivered a speech.
At the meeting, representatives from Jieyang, Taicang, Guangzhou, Jiangmen, Wuhu, Pujiang and other Chinese and foreign SME cooperation zones respectively made speeches on the status and experience of the cooperation zone construction.
A delegate of Zhongde Metal Group introduced the preparation work of the China (Germany) SME Center, and the China Centre for Promotion of SME Development under the MIIT briefed the related situation of the Sino-German government training projects.
Tianchuan made five comments in his concluding remarks. First, adhere to planning guide and make clear development orientation. Give full play to the leading role of planning, precise layout and orderly advancing. Second, bring forth new ideas in institutional mechanisms and stimulate endogenous motivation. Play the resource allocation's decisive role in the market, and let enterprises and social capital full play the role in the process of building a cooperative zone. Third, increase policy support and optimize the development environment. Actively transform the government functions, strengthen service guidance and policy support. Enhance cooperation between the ministries and the provinces, and build a series of innovative platforms and financial services platforms. Fourth, open up cooperation channels and build service platforms. Establish docking mechanisms for cooperation zones with the relevant foreign institutions and associations for company matchmaking. Fifth, achieve resource sharing and form benign interaction. Strengthen cooperation and mutual support among cooperation zones.
Yao Dehong, director of the SME Bureau of Guangdong Province, and Chen Dingxiong, vice mayor of Jieyang City, attended the meeting and delivered speeches. Some responsible comrades from the competent departments of SMEs of some provinces, cities and counties attended the conference.