Wang Yanlin

BIZ Managing Editor

Fonterra signs US$1.7b deals at expo

The New Zealand dairy company exhibited its complete range of products for ordinary consumers and the catering industry.  

Ningbo flexes its muscles

The city in east China's Zhejiang Province hosts a meeting during the expo to promote its strength in business environment and trade.

French firm improving the quality of life

Sodexo just one of 350 services companies at CIIE to respond to China's rising demand for better home, school and work environments.

Mars enters a new phase in China

US food manufacturer exhibits healthy products at the import expo and outlines its China strategy of a transition from "being present" to "being relevant."

'Hidden champions' get expo exposure

The CIIE has created opportunities for many companies barely known outside the business-to-business sector to make themselves known to ordinary consumers. 

Siemens commitment to invest in China's economic future

World industrial giant Siemens joined the first China International Import Expo under the theme of "Ingenuity for Life – we make real what matters."

Expo provides Nestle platform to improve consumers' quality of life

Food giant Nestle has brought more than 100 products from 16 countries, ranging from infants to adults, from individuals to families, and from people to pets, to the site of CIIE.

Chinese theme parks riding high

A new report sees robust growth in the theme park sector in China, with visitor numbers set to match the US by 2020.

Journalists make the news at expo

Chinese Journalists Day was celebrated at the first China International Import Expo with the Shanghai Information Office showing its appreciation for their work.

US companies cash in on opportunities

The US has the third-largest delegation with companies including Fortune Global 500 members Qualcomm, GE and Boeing.