The 19th China International Fair for Investment and Trade (CIFIT) was an incredible event, to which the Australian Business Forum team (http://abf.events) and Mr Ray Evans did a terrific job organizing one of the two Australian pavilions –

A special thanks to Kate Ritchie, Yao Cheng and the team at http://www.chincommunications.com.au for their help in getting our print material and video translations done – they were exceptional value.

During the CIFIT it was our great pleasure to meet with Mr Jeoven Wong, Director General of the CIFIT / Xiamen Municipal Bureau of Convention & Exhibition Affairs –

During the event we attended several presentations and match making, though for ourselves as B2B service providers primarily supporting English language businesses, some of the biggest benefit was joining and learning from the group of Australians pioneering their enterprises into Asia;

 

Aside from the inter-country antics, high level diplomats and investment meetings, I was very pleased to see wobble-boards and vitamix’s being given the high energy Mandarin sales treatment, along with a host of super high tech gadgets, transport and hydroponic soil-less gardening tech, including kids boxing robots that stood themselves up when fallen over in any direction and the like.

Marian and I look forward to developing relationships with the wonderful people and companies we met, as well as returning to the 2017 CIFIT to further¬†https://bravocharlie.tv¬†‘s support of Australian companies heading north into Asia.