News Page : Pacific Island musicians play at Maketi Ples 2016 Opening Night.

Supporting Pacific SMEs in Business Diversification and Exploring New Markets

PTI China explores new avenues of trade for Pacific businesses in the Chinese market, including sparking interest in diversified offerings such as in coconut biproducts as raw material to manufacture activated carbon.

Learning from China's ecommerce evolution

Opinion piece by Mona Mato, Trade Commissioner, PTI China

Ecommerce is breaking barriers and leading innovation in China

Opportunity for Pacific businesses beckons in China, as the country becomes a leader in digital innovation and consumer attitudes shift towards premium product searches. PTI China explores these opportunities and readies potential Pacific suppliers for the market.

New Pacific Noni and mineral water products launched at CIFIT

PTI China participated in the China International Fair for Investment and Trade 2021 (CIFIT) in the Fujian province, showcasing a wide range of Pacific Islands products while also launching new products from Samoan and Fiji companies respectively.

Pacific Products Featured in Chinese Cuisine

Pacific Trade Invest (PTI) China recently launched the Pacific Kitchen Initiative, a showcase of Pacific ingredients and tastes used in Chinese dishes, through collaboration with celebrity chef Corentin Delcroix.

PTI China continues to support PNG fisheries

Pacific Trade Invest China and PNG National Fisheries Authority facilitated a virtual onsite inspection at two PNG fisheries export facilities for officials from the General Administration Customs of China to assess the operations and processes in order to meet the Chinese import standards and protocols.

Opinion Piece - Building on Shared Values

The last year and a half has been a time of reflection and refocus for PTI China as we come to terms with the severe impact of the COVID-19 epidemic on the businesses, livelihoods, and families of the Blue Pacific.

Deepening China’s understanding of Pacific business opportunities

PTI China recently delivered its second China–Pacific investment event in Beijing, bringing together potential investors, buyers and distributors looking to engage with Pacific products and businesses.

PTI China cooperation with Green Power Samoa on “Blue Pacific COVID-19 Economic Recovery Community Initiative "

Pacific Trade Invest China’s Blue Pacific COVID-19 community initiative is now gaining momentum as Chinese consumers and companies respond positively to the course in support of the post-epidemic recovery of small pacific communities projects affected by the impact of the COVID-19 epidemic.

PTI China visited the Embassies of Vanuatu, Tonga and Papua New Guinea in China

Pacific Trade Invest China visited the Embassies of Vanuatu, Tonga and Papua New Guinea in China, and exchanged views on the work plan of PTI China on China-Pacific trade, investment, and tourism in the post-epidemic period.

China-Pacific (PIF) Cooperation fund 2020 to support Trade, Pacific COVID19 response

The People’s Republic of China (PRC) have signed off this week on their annual million-dollar contribution to the Pacific Islands Forum, through the China-Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) Cooperation Fund.

The Embassy of China in Solomon Islands has opened

Solomon Islands Prime Minister Sogavare and First Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to Solomon Islands Li Ming jointly opened the People’s Republic of China Embassy in Honiara on Monday 21 September.

Thursdays in Black

We all have a responsibility to speak out against violence, to ensure that women and men, boys and girls, are safe from rape and violence in homes, schools, work, streets – in all places in our societies.

PNG seafood exporters gain access to China market

Papua New Guinea (PNG) will now be able to access China’s lucrative seafood market.

Trade information released by MOFCOM and China Customs

Trade Information Analysis from Department of Outward Investment and Economic Cooperation of the Ministry of Commerce Comments on China’s Outward Investment and Cooperation...

Trade Commissioner to Pacific Trade Invest China Announced

Pacific Islands Forum announced the appointment of Cook Islands national, Mr Teremoana Mato, as Trade Commissioner of Pacific Trade Invest (PTI) China. 

2019 Pacific Tropical Night

Pacific Trade Invest China hosted 2019 Pacific Tropical Night in Beijing, inviting Ambassadors, counsellors, diplomats and Chinese staff of Samoa, Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, Fiji and Tongan embassy, as well as Pacific scholarship students came to the dinner.

Merry Christmas!

PTI China wishes you a blessed Christmas and we look forward to continuing the spirit of collaboration in 2020!