A high-ranking delegation of the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade Shanghai Sub-Council (CCPIT Shanghai Sub-Council), headed by vice-chairman Li Zhigang, will visit the Greek-Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry headquarters in central Athens to renew a 2006 Memorandum of Cooperation between the Chamber and the CCPIT Shanghai, in the context of an active and targeted promotion of business relations between Greece and China.
The CCPIT Shanghai Sub-Council delegation is accompanied by the Shanghai Luwan District Commercial Commission and the Jingan District Commercial Commission, which are governmental administrative divisions in the sectors of foods, drinks and tourism in the districts of Luwan and Jingan.

The CCPIT Shanghai Sub-Council is a Chinese state organisation with the role of coordinator of the local organisations, and its mission is to attract commercial enterprises to Shanghai.

Its main targets are to promote trade, attract investments, and the development of economic and business relations throughout the world.

CCPIT Shanghai Sub-Council provides services to its members chiefly on legal matters, international relations, organisation of exhibitions, and systematic information on economic and commercial practices. Its main mission is to evolve Shanghai into the largest international trade, economic and shipping center.