On June 21,Dr. Alastair Gardner, the Trade Specialist in Chemicals and Bioeconomy in UK Department of International Trade (DIT), and Haixia Yang, Senior Trade and Investment Officer of DIT, visited the exhibition hall of Epec. ZHAO Yucheng, Deputy General Manager of Sinopec International, gave warm welcome and held detailed discussion on the chemical products procurement of Sinopec.

Sinopec side introduced its major procurement categories. Dr. Alastair Gardner expressed strong interest in matching the detailed procurement and developing demand with the excellent British chemical companies and research institutions. Sinopec side also offered sincere invitation of plant tour to provide a more concrete and detail introduction of its chemical material demand.

Through video and data, Epec presented its strong growth path, outstanding achievements and newest progresses. Visitors from DIT were very impressed by the growth rate and the newly launched Supply Chain Sunshine Action and believed Epec will be a very effective and innovative way to developing industrial business between British and Chinese companies.

About UK: DITDIT is an international economic department, responsible for:

 bringing together policy, promotion and financial expertise to break down barriers to trade and investment, and help businesses succeed

 delivering a new trade policy framework for the UK

 promoting British trade and investment across the world

 building the global appetite for British goods and services