TAITRA Head Attends Taiwan-US Business Round Table Meeting in New York



March 20, 2015

A delegation composed of Formosa Plastics Group, China Steel Corporation and many other renowned Taiwanese companies participated in a Taiwan-US Business Round Table Meeting on March 20 in New York. The delegation's multi-city visit in the United States was led by Francis Kuo-Hsin Liang, Chairman of the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA). During the round table meeting, the delegation exchanged views with officials from New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania along with business leaders including Ms. Nancy Ploeger, the President of Manhattan Chamber of Commerce and Michael Chrobak, the Chief Economic Development Officer for Choose New Jersey. 

Discussion topics at the Round Table included ways to leverage Taiwan’s innovation industries to facilitate bilateral relationship with governmental and academic institutes, as well as steps to promote cooperation between Taiwan and U.S. states in innovative industries such as green trade, smart city, cloud computing, big data and Internet of Things.