Sojitz Shanghai, a local Sojitz subsidiary in China, has established a new office in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province. The opening ceremony for the office on September 16th gathered 21 attendees including Yasushi Nishimura, President & CEO for China, office staff members, and Sojitz Hong Kong affiliates.
The opening included a traditional Chinese inauguration ceremony and ribbon-cutting to pray for the office’s future prosperity and success. President Nishimura spoke at the ceremony, saying, “As the capital of Zhejiang Province, Hangzhou is a dynamic economic center that attracts major private enterprises to the area. Sojitz aims to take advantage of this chance to find new business opportunities to pursue further expansion.”
Hangzhou is home to many companies with whom Sojitz has maintained good relations and hopes to collaborate together with in the days ahead.