China Customs to Host Global Cross-Border E-Commerce Conference


The First Global Cross-Border E-Commerce Conference will be co-hosted by the World Customs Organization (WCO) and China Customs from 9 to 10 February 2018 in Beijing, China. The theme of the Conference is: “An innovative, inclusive, strategic and collaborative approach to sustainable cross-border E-commerce”.

This Conference brings together policy makers and experts from Customs administrations, relevant agencies and ministries, E-commerce operators, international organizations, regional economic communities and other stakeholders. The participants will be provided with excellent opportunities to discuss the latest developments of fast-growing cross-border E-commerce.

Based on the progress made by the WCO, Customs administrations and other stakeholders, this event will enable all parties to, through collaborative thinking, find an innovative and widely-applicable solution for a secure, sustainable and dynamic cross-border E-commerce environment.

This Conference will also provide the results in the form of "Beijing Declaration" to convey the consensus and vision of worldwide Customs and other stakeholders on global cross-border E-commerce.

Participants will also have an opportunity to experience the Chinese culture and the hospitality of the Chinese people in the historical city of Beijing.

Join this Conference to:

DISCUSS the evolving commercial landscape driven by cross-border e-commerce;

UNDERSTAND existing and emerging challenges, business models and regulatory requirements;

LEARN about the latest work of the WCO and its partners;

LISTEN to leading experts’ ideas on different facets of E-commerce;

SHARE work experience, best practices, practical solutions and innovative pilots/initiatives;

EXPAND business networks and explore new opportunities.
Source: China Customs