VCC Sealed an MOU at Shanghai for Cross-Border Trade Facilitation Project

  Published on 15 November, 2018

VCC Sealed an MOU at Shanghai for Cross-Border Trade Facilitation Project

  Published on 15 November, 2018

VCC Sealed an MOU at Shanghai for Cross-Border Trade Facilitation Project

  Published on 15 November, 2018

VCC Sealed an MOU at Shanghai for Cross-Border Trade Facilitation Project

  Published on 15 November, 2018

Tripartite signing of the MOU between VCC, eCOM (Asia) Limited and Chongqing Liang Jiang F.T.C International Trading Operation Center Co., Ltd

During the first China International Import Expo (5 November 2018) at Shanghai, vCargo Cloud Pte Ltd, eCOM (Asia) Limited and Chongqing Liang Jiang F.T.C International Trading Operation Center Co., Ltd sealed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for the cross-border trade facilitation project.

Mr Han Baochang, Director of the China-Singapore (Chongqing) Demonstration Initiative on Strategic Connectivity Administrative Bureau, was there to witness the tripartite signing of the MOU between Mr Desmond Tay, vCargo Cloud CEO, Mr Horace Mak, eCOM (Asia) Limited Managing Director and Mr Horace He, Chongqing Liang Jiang F.T.C International Trading Operation Center Co., Ltd General Manager. All three parties will be working closely to build the “One Belt, One Road” trade facilitation platform to achieve strategic goals and will fully cooperate, commit and leverage on respective strengths and integrate resources.

During the meeting, Mr Desmond Tay from vCargo Cloud stressed that the two sides will be relying on the advantages of the history, geography, politics, economy, etc in Singapore and China to make full use of blockchain technology, artificial intelligence and big data technology to visualise the whole cross-border trade process (trade orders, contracts, customs declaration, logistics, settlement, collection and payment, tax rebates, etc). There will also be continuous building and improvement of cross-border trade platform facilitation ecosystem, including smart logistics, cross-border payment, cross-border trade finance, government dividends and other service resources which are within the framework of the bilateral free trade agreement, to increase the level of trade facilitation between bilateral and multilateral countries.

At the same time, Mr Horace He from Chongqing Liang Jiang F.T.C International Trading Operation Center Co., Ltd has also expressed that he will respond enthusiastically to the national “One Belt, One Road” and “Western Development” policies, placing focus on cross-border trade services and fully utilising the advantages of Chongqing Free Trade Cloud Platform, to facilitate trade and make customs clearance more convenient.

Mr Horace Mak from eCOM (Asia) Limited has indicated that this MOU will fully utilise eCOM Free Trade Cloud Platform, together with the strengths of vCargo Cloud and Chongqing F.T.C, to create a “One Belt, One Road” cross-border trade facilitation platform. Chongqing F.T.C will be the example of strategic implementation demonstration and will be the first to achieve interconnection with Singapore. At the same time, it will further provide trade platform facilitation ecosystem for the government, foreign trade, logistics and finance industry, and effectively improve the level of trade facilitation with countries and regions along the “One Belt, One Road”.

VCC Sealed an MOU at Shanghai for Cross-Border Trade Facilitation Project

(From left to right) Mr Horace He (Chongqing Liang Jiang F.T.C International Trading Operation Center Co., Ltd General Manager), Mr Desmond Tay (vCargo Cloud CEO) and Mr Horace Mak (eCOM (Asia) Limited Managing Director) signing the tripartite MOU

VCC Sealed an MOU at Shanghai for Cross-Border Trade Facilitation Project

(From left to right) Mr Horace He (Chongqing Liang Jiang F.T.C International Trading Operation Center Co., Ltd General Manager), Mr Desmond Tay (vCargo Cloud CEO) and Mr Horace Mak (eCOM (Asia) Limited Managing Director) shaking hands after the signing of the tripartite MOU

Mr Desmond Tay elaborating and sharing VCC’s milestones and achievements with the various partners

在首届中国国际进口博览会期间(2018年11月5日),VCC与亿康科技咨询(亚洲)有限公司(eCOM)以及重庆两江自贸云国际贸易营运中心有限公司在上海就“一带一路”下跨境贸易便利化平台项目,共同签署了谅解备忘录(MOU)。

在中新(重庆)战略性互联互通示范项目管理局韩宝昌局长的见证下,VCC的董事长兼首席执行官郑群鹏先生与eCOM的执行董事麦卓先生以及重庆两江自贸云国际贸易营运中心有限公司的何道国先生三方交换并签署了文件。签署三方紧密围绕共同打造“一带一路”贸易便利化平台的战略合作目标,承诺发挥各自优势,整合资源,实现充分合作。

在会上,VCC的郑群鹏先生强调,双方将依托新加坡和中国在历史、地缘、政治、经济等优势,充分利用区块链技术、人工智慧、以及大数据技术,将跨境贸易全流程环节(贸易订单、合同、报关、物流、结算、收付汇、退税等)可视化,以及不断构建和完善跨境贸易平台化便利化生态服务体系,包括智慧物流、跨境支付、跨境贸易金融、双边自由贸易协议框架內的政府红利等服务资源,提高双边及多边国家间的贸易便利化水平。

与此同时,重庆两江自贸云国际贸易营运中心有限公司的何道国先生也表示将积极响应国家“一带一路”和“西部大开发”的政策,聚焦跨境贸易服务,充分利用重庆自贸云平台优势,使贸易更便利,通关更便捷。

会上,eCOM执行董事麦卓先生表示,将充分发挥eCOM自贸云平台优势,结合VCC、重庆FTC平台优势资源,打造”一带一路”跨境贸易便利化平台,以重庆为战略实施示范点,率先实现与新加坡的互联互通。同时,进一步提供大政府、大外贸、大物流、大金融的贸易便利化生态服务体系,有效提高与“一带一路”沿线国家与地区的贸易便利化水平。