АО «Международный центр приграничного сотрудничества «Хоргос»

The Embassy delegations of Kingdom of Sweden and the Republic of Finland has visited the ICBC “Khorgos”

The Embassy delegations of Kingdom of Sweden and the Republic of Finland has visited the ICBC “Khorgos”

On 17th of April 2015 the Embassy delegations of Kingdom of Sweden and the Republic of Finland headed by the Ambassador Christian Camille and the First Secretary – Deputy Head of Mission Anniynoy Koivula-Olstad has visited ICBC “Khorgos”.

        

The main goal of the visit of the Swedish-Finnish delegation to familiarize with the implementation of a unique, having no analogues in the world Project. During the visit, the delegation was provided with information on the current implementation of the Project, including the prehistory, the basic regulations governing the operation of ICBC "Khorgos", the mechanism of interaction with the Chinese side.

 Under the program, the delegation has familiarized with the plans and the implementation of construction of the Project SEZ "Khorgos - Eastern Gates" and its component part - Project "Dry port". The delegation has visited the railway station Altynkol and stretch of road Western Europe - Western China, where the Swedish company «SweRoad» exercises construction supervision.

 The parties discussed the potential and the possibility of using the Kazakh transit route for cargo transportation between two countries in the future through the logistics area ICBC "Khorgos".

The delegation thanked the Kazakh side for providing comprehensive information on the projects and a warm welcome.

As part of the Swedish-Finnish delegations also arrived Adviser of "Wallenberg" Fund - Niklas Kvarnstrёm, Advisor on Trade and Investment - Alexey Zernov, Senior Advisor to the Trade of Finpro Representation in Almaty - Alex Leppänen.