CNCAO NEWS On May 1 Benjing time, Anibal Pereira, the governor of Departamento de Rocha, and the delegation of Rocha visited Zhoushan, Zhejiang. Leaders of these two areas have made a conversation about developing bilateral trade and investment as well as the cooperation in fishery tourism.
Wen Nuan, the deputy secretary of the party committee, deputy secretary of municipal party committee and mayor of Zhoushan Archipelago New Area, has impressed warm welcome to the arrival of Anibal Pereira and others and chiefly introduced the general information of development and construction in Zhoushan Archipelago New Area. According to Wen Nuan, with excellent regional advantages, ports along with abundant fishery and tourists resources, Zhoushan is faced with a vital period of great-leap-forward development. As the fourth-established new area which gains a promising expectation in China, it has been approved to set up a pilot free trade zone in Zhejiang along with speeding up the establishment of the green petrochemical base, the completion and delivery center of Boeing 737 and other mega projects. It is wished that the two sides could deepen the friendship as well as getting profound and various joint work done in tourism, fishery, port affairs and educational areas to offer mutual benefit and achieve common progress.
Anibal Pereira says that this trip to Zhoushan is aimed at reaching the common goal to promote the friendly relations between the two countries which was made last year. Rocha is making great effort in integrating into the Belt and Road Initiative and has already initiated jointly work in distant fishery with Zhoushan. And he also hopes that the two parties could continue the communication in fishery and tourism to achieve the goal of mutual collaboration and realize a deep level "intermarriage" in diverse fields.
Departamento de Rocha, located in the southeast of Uruguay and close to the Atlantic, is famous for its tourism, fishery and food processing. As we are told, the next step is get cooperation between Zhoushan and La Paloma, a port city in Rocha.