In the last third of September, Li Benwen, Secretary of Party Committee and chairman of the board of Xingrong Group, and other leaders went to Spain to visit Urbaser, and signed an investment cooperation protocol with Urbaser under the witness of Fan Ruiping, a member of Standing Committee and Secretary of Municipal Party Committee, to deeply implement the national strategy of “One Belt and One Road” and seriously implement the relevant work requirements of “Going out” and “Bringing in” of Municipal Party Committee and Municipal Government.
In Spain, Fan Ruiping, a member of Standing Committee and Secretary of Municipal Party Committee, made a friendly meeting and deeply communicated with Mr. Jose•Maria Lopez•Pinole, CEO of Urbaser and other people. Secretary Fan Ruiping expressed that Chengdu was accelerating the construction of a national central city reflecting the new development philosophy comprehensively, which would bring bright prospects of development. He hoped that both parties could strengthen the cooperation in the fields of urban services, solid waste garbage treatment, environmental governance and so on by taking enterprises as carriers to build a circular economy industrial park together. Meanwhile, he also hoped that Urbaser would set up China Headquarters in Chengdu, strengthen the cooperation with Xingrong Group, introduce the most advanced environmental protection technologies from Europe, establish a research center and an equipment manufacturing center together and promote urban environmental services to develop towards high-end manufacturing, thus building Chengdu into a more beautiful and more environment-friendly green city.
In the next step, Xingrong Group would strengthen the strategic cooperation with Urbaser in terms of environmental protection technologies and operation such as urban environmental service, solid waste garbage treatment, etc., plan to set up a joint-venture company in Chengdu together with Urbaser, and take an active part in garbage classification, environmental sanitation integration projects and the construction of circular economy industrial park together, which lays a firm foundation for fulfilling group reformation and development and creating a 100-billion-grade water service and environmental protection flagship state-owned enterprise, makes active exploration for municipal state-owned enterprises to participate in global industrial competitions and makes our contributions for constructing “Livable Waterfront, Harmonious Chengdu”.