September 3, 2017 / 2:27 AM / 10 months ago

BRICS summit expected to reach consensus to oppose trade protectionism, China says

XIAMEN, China (Reuters) - The summit of BRICS nations in China is expected to reach consensus on opposing trade protectionism, China’s Vice Trade Minister Wang Shouwen said on Sunday.

Wang Shouwen speaks at a news conference in Hanoi, Vietnam May 21, 2017. REUTERS/Hoang Dinh Nam/Pool

The BRICS countries - made up of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - have enormous potential in e-commerce cooperation, Wang added, speaking on the first day of the summit in the southeastern Chinese city of Xiamen.

Reporting by Yawen Chen and Michael Martina; Writing by Ben Blanchard; Editing by Himani Sarkar

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below