(DALIANNEWS)- The city's mayor Xiao Shengfeng met Panasonic Corporation's senior executives in Dalian, a port city of Northeastern China's Liaoning Province, December 24, 2016, so as to deepen the mutual cooperation.
Mayor Xiao extended a warm welcome to Panasonic Corporation's delegation.
"Panasonic Corporation, one of the early batch of Japanese companies investing in Dalian, has established a sound partnership with local enterprises. It has set up nine joint-invested companies in Dalian, making a great contribution to the city's economic and social development. The on-board battery cooperation project negotiated in Japan last May will also be put into operation next year, greatly promoting the city’s industrial structural adjustment and transformation upgrading.", said Mayor Xiao.
"Dalian is currently in a crucial period for rapid development with the approval of the pilot free trade zone in Jinpu new district. We hope that Panasonic will seize this opportunity to actively explore new cooperation field and achieve more extensive mutual benefits.", added Xiao.
Panasonic's senior executives also introduced the company's development plan in Dalian, and expressed to promote further cooperation and exchange with Dalian in more extensive fields.