Bishkek, April 20 / Kabar /. The Chinese shoe manufacturing corporation is interested in opening production in Kyrgyzstan, the Consulate General of the Kyrgyz Republic in Guangzhou, China reports.
Consul General of the Kyrgyz Republic in Guangzhou Maksat Tentimishov met with chairman of the Association of Guangdong Shoes Manufacturers, President of Xinhaopan Group Liu Suilong.
At the meeting, the sides discussed the opportunities for cooperation in the sphere of footwear and leather goods production in the Kyrgyz Republic.
Consul General Tentimishov proposed to open the production of footwear and leather goods in the Kyrgyz Republic with further export to the market of the Eurasian Economic Union and the countries of the European Union within the framework of the GSP + status.
Liu Suilong expressed interest in the proposal. He informed that Xinhaopan Group has the largest specialized wholesale markets in China with a total area of 200,000 square meters for the sale of footwear, accessories for shoes, leather products, etc. He also noted that 20% of all accessories for footwear in China are sold through the wholesale markets of Xinhaopan Group.
Following the results of the meeting, an agreement was reached on organizing a trip of the delegation of the Xinhaopan Group headed by Liu Suilong to the Kyrgyz Republic in July this year to study opportunities for cooperation.