China – Economic diplomacy – Meeting between Matthias Fekl and Zhong Shan (Paris, March 15, 2016)


Matthias Fekl, Minister of State for Foreign Trade, the Promotion of Tourism and French Nationals Abroad, received Zhong Shan, Deputy Minister for Trade of the People’s Republic of China.

They continued the dialogue initiated during Matthias Fekl’s visit to China in September 2015 and notably discussed, within the framework of the comprehensive strategic partnership between our two countries, our cooperation in the areas of agriculture, sustainable cities, and health, as well as our cooperation in third countries.

Trade between France and China increased to €64.5 billion in 2015. China is France’s 6th largest export market.