Premier Li Keqiang met Belgium’s King Philippe on June 24. Premier Li said China was looking to boost political trust with Belgium, and promote economic and trade cooperation.
Li said China will offer Belgium its advanced production capabilities in return for technological know-how, in order for both nations to gain ground in third-party markets.
Li also said China supports the integration of European economies, and progress towards a prosperous and united European Union, with a stronger Euro.
And he added that he hopes Greece will remain within the Eurozone, amid the current debt negotiations. King Philippe said Belgium will aim to boost cooperation in trade, investment, technology, and support for small-to-medium-sized companies. He said Belgium also hopes to play a part in China’s “One Belt and One Road” initiative.