Sino-German (Jiaxing) Roundtable on CSR in the Textile Industry in Jiaxing, Zhejiang Province, China
On behalf of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) in China organized a Sino-German (Jiaxing) Roundtable on CSR in the Textile Industry due to the state visit of the Parliamentary State Secretary to the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Mr. Hans-Joachim Fuchtel, and his high-ranking delegation to China on 10th October 2016 in Jiaxing City, Zhejiang Province.
As a follow-up to the visit of Mr. Dr. Gerd Müller, German Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development to China in 2014, this roundtable provided excellent opportunities for further cooperation for Chinese textile and garment enterprises and suppliers to improve social and environmental conditions along the entire supply chain. Besides, based on the Action Outline of Sino-German Cooperation, the roundtable also stressed to foster closer collaboration between China and Germany concerning industry cooperation promotion in information economy, equipment manufacturing industry and platform building such as Sino-German Industry Cooperation Park.
Mr. Hans-Joachim Fuchtel and the delegation also visited a local textile factory and local municipal authorities.