Foshan China 2019-09-25
September 12th saw the arrival of CHKD (Die Chinesische Handelskammer in Deutschland e. V.) at Sino-German Industrial Services Zone (Sanlongwan). Later, they visited many places such as theRobotation Academy Foshan, GICEC, Midea-KUKA intelligent manufacturing industrial base and Foshan City Exhibition Hall. After knowing the city culture, regional economy, advantageous industries and business environment, visitors hoped to strengthen communication between the two sides and explore new cooperation.
CHKD at Foshan City Exhibition Hall
Witnessing the fruits produced by Chinese and German companies
The first station of CHKD’s journey is the Robotation Academy Foshan, in which visitors can familiarize the great strength in the robotic industry of the two countries by visiting exhibition hall and industrial 4.0 intelligent manufacturing line.
As the first of its kind, Robotation Academy Foshan is also the only one institution authorized by Hanover Robotation Academy. Open in October 2017, this academy has worked with more than 20 leading enterprises from home and abroad focused on robotic production, integration so far, providing numerous services including robots, automation, industrial 4.0 display, trade, training and communication for Foshan and even the southern area of China.
Visitors at Robotation Academy Foshan
Later, visitors went to Midea-KUKA intelligent manufacturing industrial base to have a closer look at the production of robots
Right now, the first phase of the base is undergoing pilot production. It’s estimated that the number of robots produced will reach more than 5,000, which will be worth 800 million yuan. By the year 2024, KUKA is hoped to produce as much as 75 thousand robots.
Midea-KUKA base at pilot production phase.
The last station, Foshan City Exhibition Hall covers an area of about 20 thousand square meters. Focused on people, ecology and innovation during city development, the hall provides a glimpse into the touching local stories through the latest digital technology and interactive display facilities. As the carrier of Foshan cultural spirit, Foshan City Exhibition Hall is the perfect gateway for knowing Foshan, a platform for business and investment introduction, a base for education, and a place for city planning. It provides all the information visitors want to know about Foshan.
Visitors at Foshan City Exhibition Hall
Forums to strengthen communication between China and Germany
At the forum, German representative showed his satisfaction towards the deepening Sino-German cooperation and hoped that both sides can broaden the cooperation categories so that cooperation in more fields can move onto a deeper level. Meanwhile, representative also introduced the situations at 2019 Sino-German Economic Summit and invited Foshan to be the cooperative partner of this event. He hoped that Foshan enterprises can be part of the forum and introduce reputable companies and projects to their German counterparts.
The visit of CHKD laid a solid foundation for Sino-German cooperation in a broader field. In the future, the two sides will carry out more communication and exchange to deepen their cooperation and create a better environment for companies of the two countries.