It was held in these days, at the Verona Fair, a meeting between the leaders of the institution and a Chinese delegation from Guangzhou (Canton), the third largest city of the Asian country in terms of population, wealth and trade. Present among others for Veronafiere Giovanni Mantovani, CEO, Stevie Kim, senior advisor for the international activities of the Director General (along the side in the photo) and Janina Mathiasz, head of the foreign service. The Chinese Representative of the Italian Fashion Laboratory was headed by Chairman Li Mingzhun, accompanied by the CEO Mauro Castellan with the consultant Verona Loris Zanchi and manager of Italy Umberto Made With Naddei. During the meeting they discussed the possibility of collaborating to bring in Verona Exhibition Centre Chinese and organize some events in Guangzhou events Veronafiere in the field of white, automotive, marble, technologies of processing food products and renewable energy. The initiative aims to strengthen the presence of the Verona Fair in Asia, already active since 1998 on Chinese markets to support companies and products made in Italy. The industry related to wine is now well established in China thanks to the Vinitaly World Tour stops in Hong Kong (less than 200 kilometers from Guangzhou), from 8 to 11 November 2012. In March Veronafiere Vinitaly has signed a partnership agreement with the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, organizer of the International Wine & Spirits Fair, the most important event in Asia dedicated to the world of wine. So Veronafiere wants to become a partner stable and secure trade fairs in China.