Consolidate And Enhance: Key Words For Foreign Trade Work In 2021

- Feb 05, 2021-

As the world's largest manufacturing country and the largest country in goods trade, my country's foreign trade connects domestic and international markets and two resources. It is an important part of opening up and plays a key hub and main channel role in the domestic and international double cycle. In the next step, under the premise of building a new development pattern, how to stabilize the basic market of foreign trade and foreign investment, promote the innovative development of trade, and continue the good development momentum of foreign trade is crucial.

In this regard, Zhang Li proposed two priorities for "consolidation" and "improvement": on the one hand, to consolidate the foundation for the recovery of foreign trade, maintain policy continuity, stability and sustainability, and resolutely stabilize the basic foreign trade and foreign investment; On the other hand, to enhance the ability of foreign trade services to build a new development pattern and enhance the overall competitiveness of foreign trade.

At the same time, three major plans will be implemented: First, the plan for preferential entry and exit. Optimize the structure of export products and improve the quality of export products. Cultivate new forms and models of foreign trade such as cross-border e-commerce, market procurement, and bonded maintenance. Build a national import trade promotion innovation demonstration zone. The second is the trade industry integration plan. A batch of foreign trade transformation and upgrading bases have been newly identified. Cultivate a batch of processing trade industrial parks. The third is the unblocked trade plan. Continue to support the transfer of exported products to domestic sales. Establish a smooth trade working mechanism with more trading partners, especially countries related to the “Belt and Road” initiative. Run the Canton Fair well and develop online exhibitions. Expand the scale of overseas warehouses. Strengthen the construction of the international business system. Continue to increase momentum for the development of my country's foreign trade.