The third this year’s summit of the Three Seas Initiative was held on 17-18 September in Bucharest, parallel to the Business Forum for the transport, energy and IT / ICT sectors (information technologies and communication). The first day of the event was attended by the President of the Republic of Poland, Andrzej Duda, and the […]
Infrastructure development in CEE one of the themes of the XXVIII Economic Forum in Krynica-Zdrój
The 28th Economic Forum in Krynica-Zdrój was held this year on 4 – 6 September. Over three days took place almost 180 discussion panels, debates and lectures. The conversations were devoted primarily to the future of Europe, but also to new technologies. Already in the first debate entitled “Between economy and politics. Europe in search of […]
The Baltic Ports Conference 2018 will be held in Szczecin, Poland
The Baltic Ports Conference 2018 will be held on 5-7 September in Szczecin, Poland. The BPC2018 will tackle multiple issues currently relevant to the maritime sector in the Europe and the Baltic region.
Very good situation of Polish ports – next records in transshipments
Polish seaports Gdańsk, Gdynia and Szczecin-Świnoujście are breaking records in transshipment of imported and exported goods. With each month, the number of tons increases, which remains in the circulation of the leading entities in this sector. According to data of the Polish Central Statistical Office, after the first half of 2018, the largest quantities of […]
The Central and Eastern Europe – China Summit 2018 in Sofia
The 7th Central and Eastern Europe – China summit was held on 6-7 July in Sofia. The theme of the meeting was Deep, open cooperation for inclusive prosperity. During the summit Mr. Li Keqiang, Prime Minister of China assured that the Chinese market is open to foreign products and investors.
Promoting cooperation between seaports within the Belt and Road Initiative
During the World Maritime Day Parallel Event 2018 Mr. LIU Xiaoming, Vice-Minister of Transport of China delivered a presentation on promoting pragmatic cooperation in seaports along the Belt and Road Initiative. Mr. LIU Xiaoming pointed out the achievements made in Chinese domestic port development. He emphasized that the total cargo throughput of Chinese ports and the volume of containers handled at Chinese ports is the first in the world and that 7 Chinese ports are on list of the world’s top 10 seaports.
About the ‘16+1’ format during the World Maritime Day Parallel Event 2018 in Szczecin
On the margins of the World Maritime Day Parallel Event 2018 in Szczecin was held a meeting on maritime issues within the ’16+1′ format. The theme of the discussion was “Seaports on the routes of the Belt and Road Initiative”.
China is keen on intermodal transport
China is focused on joint actions to improve intermodal transport and to deepen the development of intermodal transport facilities
CEEC and China have great potential to develop
CEEC economy and China’s dynamic growth may boost the revitalisation of maritime and river transport and result in joint success