Fifth "China-Eurasia" EXPO was held on 20-25 September 2016 in Urumqi– the administrative center of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of China, with the theme “Joint Discussion, Co-building and Sharing, the Silk Road: Opportunities and the Future”. The Expo was attended by more than 2,000 Chinese and foreign enterprises and representatives from 57 countries and 6 international organizations.
The Executive Director of the CICA Secretariat, Ambassador Gong Jianwei, was invited to take part as a guest of honor at Expo.
During his stay in Urumqi, Ambassador Gong Jianwei had a meeting with the Secretary General of the Organizing Committee of the Fifth "China-Eurasia"EXPO and the head of the Xinjiang International Exhibition Administration, Mr. Li Jingyuan. During the meeting, the two sides exchanged views on further cooperation.