The EU SME Centre and the Enterprise Europe Network at Cork Chamber will be jointly hosting a seminar on Tuesday 30th June on the theme of e-commerce in China. The seminar will take place between 9.00 am to 11.00 in the River Lee Hotel. This is an excellent opportunity to hear first-hand from an experienced expert about the pros and cons of online trading in China.
Expert presenter Pablo Recio Gracia will talk through some of the key themes to be aware of, including:
• Internet and social media in China
• Exclusive online sales
• Knowing the Chinese consumer – behaviour and demand
• Pricing and payment methods
• The main players/platforms
• Website to support offline sales
• Legal issues, including IP
• Logistics and the role of the Free Trade Zones (FTZ)
About the Speaker
Pablo Recio Gracia, EU SME Centre Expert
Pablo has been living and working in China since 2005. He has over ten years’ experience advising European SMEs across a wide range of industries in China. During his time living and working in China, he has organised campaigns promoting European products in China, organised business visits for European companies to China, provided in-depth seminars on market access for China and written a number of reports on the subject for the EU SME Centre and for private clients.
From 2012 to 2015 he was the Director of Gold Millennium Beijing. Previously, Pablo worked for public agencies including ICEX (Spanish Institute for Foreign Trade) and Extenda (Trade Promotion Agency of Andalusia) as well as for a number of private companies. He holds a Business Degree from the University of Granada and a Masters in Quality Management and Business Internationalisation.
This event is open to members of the public as well as members of the Cork Chamber.