Department of Commerce: 7th China-EU high-level economic and trade for words will be June 25 in Beijing are being carried out

Ministry of Commerce held on June 3rd regular press conference today at 10:00 am。Spokesman released the recent focus on the work of the business world, and to answer media questions。  Following is the text: Peak: 7th China-EU high-level dialogue on economic and trade situation。By the two sides agreed that the 7th China-EU high-level economic and trade dialogue will be held in Beijing on June 25。Liu He, deputy prime minister and European Commission Vice-President Katainen will co-chair the dialogue, surrounded by "supporting and promoting globalization, to deepen and expand China-EU cooperation," the theme of in-depth discussions。  This year is the 40th anniversary of China's reform and opening, also coincides with the China-EU comprehensive strategic partnership and the 15th anniversary of the establishment of China-EU leaders' meeting mechanism the 20th anniversary of the establishment of China-EU economic and trade cooperation is facing a new historical opportunity, held China-EU high-level economic and trade dialogue in this important moment of great significance。EU economic and trade high-level dialogue is the highest-level economic and trade dialogue mechanism between China and the EU, is an important platform for the two sides to coordinate economic and trade policies of communication。Since its inception in 2007, has been successfully held six times, played an important role in deepening bilateral mutually beneficial cooperation, promote the settlement of major economic and trade concerns。The high-level dialogue will continue mutual concern global economic governance, trade and investment, innovation-driven development, interoperability and other issues to discuss, and promote bilateral economic and trade cooperation to a new level and give new impetus to China-EU comprehensive strategic partnership, China and the EU send a positive signal to join hands against unilateralism and protectionism, supporting the multilateral trading system。  [Reports] Ministry of Commerce spokesman peak on the 21st at the press conference, in consultation consensus in Washington on May 19, the two sides early June on agriculture, the energy sector specific consultation by the public are generally in Beijing Welcome, both sides had agreed to the recent consultations on specific manufacturing and service industries, while consultations on specific structural problems of bilateral concern。China believes that, after consultations the two sides are positive and constructive, in the interests of both peoples, in line with China's reform and opening-established rhythm, in line with WTO principles, but it is deeply regrettable that the United States capricious, intensified, provoke a trade war, China had to make a strong response。The United States used to stick a means of holding talks, but it does not work for China, this irrational behavior is not conducive to problem solving。(Source: Xinhua point of view) after the launch of the US $ 50 billion in tax list, and intensified, threatening the development of the $ 200 billion tax list。This extreme pressure and blackmail practices, both sides away from the consensus of many consultations, but also for the international community is very disappointed。If the US irrational, the introduction of the list, China will have to take an integrated approach quantity type and quality type combination, make strong counter。  The United States launched a trade war, contrary to the laws of the market, does not meet the present world development trend, harm the interests of the two peoples and businesses, harm the interests of the people of the world。China's response to both in order to safeguard and defend the interests of countries and peoples, but also to uphold and defend free trade system, uphold and defend the common interests of mankind。No matter how the external environment changes, China will be in accordance with established rhythm, adhere to the people-centered, firmly push forward reform and opening up, and persist in advancing high-quality economic development, accelerate the construction of a modern economic system。(Source: Ministry of Commerce Website) authoritative review