Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Guangzhou held the King’s Day reception last night (on April 27th), celebrating for the King’s official birthday.
Xu Shaohua, Executive Vice Governor of Guangdong Province, said Guangdong valued the cooperation with Netherlands. Both sides have frequent exchange and collaboration in trade, culture, art and sports, etc.
In 2015, the trade volume between Guangdong and Netherlands reached over 13.7 billion USD, one fifth of Sino-Dutch trade volume at the same period, according to Xu.
Utrecht and Guangdong established sister province relationship in 1995, and Xu said Utrecht is one of the sister provinces that keep close cooperation with Guangdong.