Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, May 8, 2020. A reporter learned from the Ministry of Commerce on the 8th that in order to actively respond to the impact of the New Coronary Pneumonia epidemic, and help foreign trade companies to develop markets and overcome difficulties, the Ministry of Commerce decided not to provide enterprises The participation fee is charged, and no fees are charged to cross-border e-commerce platforms participating in simultaneous activities.
The 127th Canton Fair will be held online from June 15 to 24. According to the relevant person in charge of the Ministry of Commerce, in recent years, due to various factors such as weak foreign demand, foreign trade companies have faced increased difficulties. To help companies reduce their burden and relief, the Ministry of Commerce has reduced participation fees in many Canton Fairs and exempted poor areas The company's booth fee has accumulated a reduction of over 2 billion yuan for enterprises. During the online session of the Canton Fair, in addition to the value-added service fees such as voluntary advertising, the participation fee will be waived. This is a pragmatic measure to increase the stability of enterprises to secure employment and go all out to stabilize foreign trade. (Reporters Chen Weiwei and Wang Yuxiao)