Chinese ambassador in Portugal visits Quinta da Marmeleira winery

Chinese ambassador to Portugal Zhao Bentang visited the Quinta da Marmeleira winery in the outskirts of the Portuguese capital, an investment by Wu Zhiwei, a leading entrepeneur from Macau.

Zhao Bentang (pictured above, left), along with the Embassy´s Commercial Counselor Xia Xiaoling, representatives from the Portuguese-Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry and from Chinese-funded enterprises in Portugal were welcomed friday at Marmeleira winery by top level staff in Portugal.

Ambassador Zhao highlighted Marmeleira’s active role in the “Belt and Road” initiative and the practical results achieved. He pointed out that China has been Portugal’s largest trading partner in Asia for many years, and the two countries have cooperated in a wide range of fields with fruitful results and broad prospects.