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Officials ramp up visits to corporate Japan to court potential partners

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So far this year, five Chinese provincial officials have met with top executives in Japan.

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The Chinese provincial officials, whose visits to Japan coincided with that of Li's, are provincial Govs. Asics Aggressor 2 Estate Blue/White/Flash Yellow X2n1705,Adidas Adistar Raven Boost Trail Running Shoes Core Black/Solar Red Q52n2572Asics Gel-Resolution 6 Safety Yellow/White/Poseidon W49x7678,.

The five also held an investment seminar and participated in the Japan-China Governors' Forum on May 11 in Sapporo on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido. It was the second time since April 2012 that the forum took place in Japan.

This year's meeting attracted more Chinese than last year, Asics Gel-Quantum 360 Ocean Depth/Crystal Blue/Ink H24i2049,Adidas Pureboost X Cushioned Running Shoes Shock Blue/Halo Blue/Shock Pink N91q9340Asics Gel-Contend 3 Steel Grey/Safety Yellow/Hot Pink D19y5757,, which claims the islets as the Diaoyu Islands.

"Our [recent] activities have been driven by the government in Beijing greenlighting the exchanges," Asics Gel-Scram 2 Titanium/Hot Pink/Black K43n4804,Adidas Pureboost X Cushioned Running Shoes Shock Pink/Semi Solar Slime C59a9241Asics Fuzex White/Pink Glow/Soothing Sea M14f8114,.

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"After relations with Japan soured in 2012, Asics Gel-Linksmaster White/Raspberry/Gunmetal V84n7052,Adidas Energy Boost Esm Cushioned Running Shoes Core Black/Solar Yellow V51d5697Asics Gel-Cumulus 18 Br Soothing Sea/Indigo Blue/Blue Ribbon V44q5361,. But resumption of high-level economic dialogue and Li's visit have finally set the stage for our efforts," the official added.

A senior Liaoning official visited Panasonic and Canon, both of which years ago feted China's late supreme leader Deng Xiaoping, father of the country's "reform and opening policy." Panasonic has an automotive battery plant in Liaoning,Asics Gel-Sendai 3 Flash Yellow/Turquoise/Hot Pink F5d2543,Adidas Crazyquick 3.5 Street Basketball Shoes Core Black/White/Silver Metallic E52t1436New Balance 574 New Balance V58z7305,.

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Meanwhile, Gov. Wang visited a large trading company and other locations.

"Efforts by China's regional governments to lure companies now include more projects that focus on strategic sectors, such as robots, the environment and nursing care, and have a clear goal in mind as regards to cooperation," New Balance 574 Mineral Glow Z88o5854,Adidas Terrex Swift R Gtx Hiking Shoes Bas Green/Black/Ses G51f6319New Balance 711v2 Heathered Trainer U40j1032,.

"Now, there are more two-way investments. Parts procurement as well as research and development are handled in Japan while manufacturing is done in China," Shimizu said.

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Warming Sino-Japanese ties led to increased direct Japanese investment in 2017 to $3.2 billion.

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