The Australian Brands In China Index Report 2019 Was Launched By The Federal Trade Minister At The Event
Wednesday 26 June 2019: The Australian Brands In China Index was launched at the Canberra Networking Day that was held at the Australian Parliament House in Canberra. The event welcomed 180 guests from the Australian and Chinese business domains along with government representatives like his excellency Cheng Jingye, Chinese Ambassador to Australia, the Hon. Senator Simon Birmingham, Federal Trade Minister, the Hon Madeleine King, Shadow Trade Minister and the Hon John Brumby AO, ACBC National President.
The ACBC CEO Helen Sawczak had stated ‘CND is a unique opportunity for Australia’s China-engaged business community to meet and hear from our nation’s leaders and to contribute to the national conversation at the highest levels.’
The event saw a host of networking activities that took place among the attendees over the business, trade, the country’s growth and GDP. The event broached over the topic of Australia’s freshly re-elected government on the account of keeping the economy strong and the importance of maintaining a close, constructive and ever-deepening engagement with it’s strongest partner, China.
The ABC Index was well received by the attendees present at the event, as Ophenia Liang – Co-founder of Digital Crew presented the report that provides insights about the Chinese consumer to Australians seeking to expand their business into China.
The event that was put together by the Australia China Business Council and Digital Crew featured keynote addresses by Members of the Parliament, as well as a senior business and government leaders in discussions on topics that ranged from foreign investment, Chinese consumption and networking through arts, sports and education.