E-commerce is another avenue to grow businesses, and both Malaysian and Chinese SMEs are taking advantage of it.
THE 12th China-Asean Expo (Caexpo) in Nanning, Guangxi province concluded on Monday (Sept 21), after four days of trading and business matching.
A billboard near the venue advertised: “You are just one handshake away from the market of 1.9 billion people,” referring to the combined population of 1.3 billion from China and 620 million from 10 Asean countries.
The Malaysian pavilion was the busiest at the Caexpo.
Visitors thronged the hall for the food and beverages, health and wellness products, lifestyle products and other services offered by the exhibitors.
While goods changed hands and meetings between potential partners took place under the Jalur Gemilang hanging from the hall ceiling, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) were encouraged to give e-commerce a try.
International Trade and Industry Minister II Datuk Seri Ong Ka Chuan, who opened the...Read More