On November 30th, “China(Guangdong)-U.K. New Energy Automobile Cooperation Conference” was jointly held in Guangzhou by Department of Commerce of Guangdong Province, Consulate General of the U.K. of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in Guangzhou and China-Britain Business Council. Mr. Zheng Jianrong, Director-General of Department of Commerce of Guangdong Province attended and chaired the conference. Lord Sassoon, Chairman of China-Britain Business Council and Ms. Karen Maddocks, Consul-General of Consulate General of the UK were present in the event together with 60 other representatives of the new energy automobile industry in China and U.K.
At the meeting, the two sides exchanged views on the development of the new energy automobile industry, the relevant policies of the two governments and the cooperation intention between enterprises from China and the U.K. Such British enterprises and institutions as Jaguar Land Rover Public Ltd., MIRA Vehicle Engineering Technology (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., YASA Motors, SMT, Lancaster University, PWC, as well as Chinese companies like Guangzhou Automobile Group Co. Ltd., BYD Company Limited, Shenzhen Fluence Technology Co., LTD., Guangdong BaoLong Automobile. Co. LTD., Yunfu (Foshan) Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Standardized Testing Center, Guangdong SINOSYNERPOWER Technology Co., LTD., Guangzhou Xiao Peng Motors Technology Co., LTD., and China Academy of Machinery Science and Technology attended the meeting.
In the morning, the meeting mainly focused on policy communication and self-introduction of the participating enterprises, and the one-on-one negotiation between intended cooperative enterprises were carried out in the afternoon. This cooperation conference had gained effective results and was well received by both Chinese and British participants.