Japan: Environmental Goods Agreement seminar opens
The Environmental Goods Agreement (EGA) Beijing Symposium took place at the Beijing Four Seasons Hotel on August 29, drawing the participation of around a hundred guests from business chambers, embassies, international companies and the media.
Organized by the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and supported by the Japanese Embassy in Beijing and the China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Machinery and Electronic Products (CCCME), the symposium discussed how to foster a win-win relationship between the environment and business.
Hirobumi Iida, the minister for commercial affairs at the Japanese Embassy and Wang Guiqing, the vice president of the CCCME gave opening speeches.
The event discussed the EGA’s impact on the economy, solutions for environmental issues and the EGA’s contribution by industry.