Co-op Bank MSME International Business Trip
In the first trip, the customers attended the 126th Canton fair in which they interacted directly with manufactures of various goods and got contacts for their businesses. In the second trip the customers toured China, specifically Shanghai and Yiwu. In Shanghai, they visited one of the world’s busiest shopping streets, Nanjing and in Yiwu, they also visited Futian Market which is the biggest hub in China for all kinds of products. The market is divided into 5 districts, each with various sections selling specific products. In this trip, the customers were able to meet suppliers of electric appliances, electronics, hardware tools & fittings, telcom equipment, vehicles, office supplies, sports equipment, stationery, cosmetics, beauty salon equipment, fashion accessories, beddings, curtains, fabrics, auto & motorcycle accessories, hair ornament & jewellery, festival arts and decorative arts and many others.
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