Breakfast with Jin Zhijian

Date 12 May, 2017 | Time 7.15am (to be seated by 7.30am)

Venue Ascot Park Hotel – Whitestone/Mararoa Room

Event Description

​Export Southland is proud to host

People’s Republic of China Consul-General Jin Zhijian

Presentation on Trading between China and New Zealand in the Southland region

A career diplomat who is carving a distinguished professional pathway, Mr Jin will share his overview in his role as Consul General on opportunities and challenges from a Chinese perspective in relation to the key areas including tourism, construction, education, primary products, and general exporting and importing moving into 2017 and onwards.

Mr Jin will also speak on the importance of New Zealand being China ready and conversely Chinese being New Zealand ready.

Since joining the Ministry of Foreign affairs in 1988 as an attaché to the Chinese Embassy in Iceland

Mr Jin has held these senior postings -

  • Chinese Embassy in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
  • Chinese Consulate General in Chicago
  • Chinese Embassy Counsellor in the Kingdom of Denmark
  • Department of Services for Foreign Affairs Ministry
  • Counsellor & Deputy, Protocol Department Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Come along and hear about opportunities for business trading into China!

Ticket Cost
Chamber members $30
Non members $45
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