Guiyang City, Guizhou Province – On June 27th, 2018 representing NCSD, Mr. Eric Fang, President of the National Center for Sustainable Development (“NCSD”) signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Guiyang Free Trade Zone Management Committee (“GFTZMC”). According to the agreement, the Parties will cooperate to establish a “China-US Small to Medium Enterprises (SME) Innovation Cooperation Park” in the Guiyang Free Trade Zone (“Innovation Cooperation Park”). The “Innovation Cooperation Park” will provide professional and diversified innovative business management services and to promote direct exchange and cooperation between United States and Guiyang SMEs whom are keen to open innovative collaboration in technology, investment and market access to accelerate their growth. The “Innovation Cooperation Park” will closely work with NCSD to bring American resources to collaborate with Chinese SMEs in Guiyang.

“Guiyang city honors NCSD and the shared traditions of America and China’s 250 year working collaboration of ideas, trade and problem solving. By creating this first of its kind SME innovation exchange park facility in China, Guiyang has shown hospitality and willingness to help create solutions with American Small Businesses. The technologies to be cultivated in the park will make Guiyang the focal point of practical cost effective solutions that coincide and respond to the new opening up policies of the Central Government across the vastness of China.” Mitchell Stanley, Chairman of NCSD added.