COSCO Shipping’s Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) Signs MoU Agreements with the Shanghai International Port Group

The Piraeus Port Authority (PPA), together with Chinese giant COSCO Shipping, the majority shareholder of PPA, and the world’s largest commercial port of Shanghai signed two Memorandums of Understanding on Monday [12 June 2017] in the Greek capital of Athens to boost commercial ties…Full Article: ECNS.cn June 2017 Key Points The two MoU agreements were

Chinese Cargo Containers Arrive in Hungary via Ningbo-Athens-Budapest Trade Route

The first two trains carrying Chinese cargo containers, launched by China COSCO Shipping Group, arrived in the Hungarian capital, the Economic and Commercial Counselor’s Office of the Chinese Embassy in Hungary said Tuesday. The shipments arrived here on Jan. 29 and Feb. 5, respectively, from the port of Piraeus, Greece, marking the official opening of

Greece Looks to Expand Their Fruit Exports to China

An expansion of the existing protocol for Greek fruit and vegetable exports to China, meant to include cherries, plums, grapes, mandarins and oranges, is currently being negotiated, since China, which already imports kiwis, has shown interest in these products, according to a statement from the Association of Greek Fruit, Vegetable and Juice Exporting Companies, INCOFRUIT