China’s Top 500 Private Enterprises Summit 2019 Held in Xining
“China’s Top 500 Private Enterprises Summit 2019” was held on Aug. 22, in Xining City. It was themed by Remain True to Original Entrepreneurship and Serve the Country Unswervingly. It was co-sponsored by All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce and the People’s Government of Qinghai Province and supported by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the State Administration for Market Regulation and the State Council Leading Group Office of Poverty Alleviation.
Gao Yunlong, Vice Chairman of the CPPCC National Committee and Chairman of National Federation of Industry and Commerce, Wang Jianjun, Secretary of Qinghai Provincial CPC Committee and Director of Qinghai Provincial People’ Congress Standing Committee, Tang Jun, Deputy Director-general and the Party Leading Group Member of State Administration for Market Regulation, Hong Tianyun, the Party Leading Group Member and Deputy Director of Poverty Alleviation Office of the State Council, and Ma Xianghui, Director of Department of Small- and Medium-sized Enterprise of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology delivered speeches. Xu Lejiang, Vice Minister of the United Front Work Department of CPC Central Committee, CPC Leading Group Secretary and Executive Vice Chairman of National Federation of Industry and Commerce made a keynote speech. Liu Ning, Vice Secretary of Qinghai Provincial CPC Committee, CPC Leading Group Secretary and Governor of Qinghai Provincial People’s Government attended the summit. Fan Youshan, Vice CPC Secretary and Vice Chairman of National Federation of Industry and Commerce hosted the summit and announced list of China’s top 500 private enterprises in 2019. Huang Rong, Vice Chairman of National Federation of Industry and Commerce released the analysis report.
Gao Yunlong pointed out in his speech: “in the past year, the development of the private economy has received much attention with successive major events. General Secretary Xi Jinping presided over a private enterprise symposium, at which he proposed that the private economy is an intrinsic element of China's economic system, private enterprises and entrepreneurs are members of our own. A group of outstanding private entrepreneurs were awarded “reform pioneers” at the celebration of the 40th anniversary of reform and opening up. General Secretary Xi Jinping personally gave a reply to the private entrepreneurs who were commended in the action of “tens of thousands of enterprises supporting tens of thousands of villages”. These moves have injected new vitality into the healthy development of the private economy. The private entrepreneurs were greatly excited and encouraged.”
Gao Yunlong emphasized: “building a socialist and modernized country and realizing the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation requires the joint efforts of the people from all walks of life. The people of private enterprises should strengthen their confidence in development and consciously combine enterprise development with the national destiny. Private enterprises could be consolidated and prosperous only through taking root in the soil of the country , and could manifest their value Only by being a part of the development of the country. The enterprises should persist in crafting their main business and accelerate the high-quality development. Enterprises could maintain their positions in the fierce market competition only if they concentrate on their main work. It is necessary to strengthen technological innovation and strive for enhancing the core competitiveness of private enterprises. Core technology is the weapon of major importance for a country, which could never be gained from others. We should not only made progress in bringing, application and reinnovation but also strive for independent innovation with aspiration. We shoud repay the society and actively practice the core values of socialism. Private enterprises who creat and amass social fortune, should coutribute their due share.”
Gao Yunlong pointed out: “this year is a crucial year of securing a decisive victory in building a moderately prosperous soceity in all respects. One of the aims of the Summit is to boost the development of the western regions such as Qinghai. I hope that entrepreneurs come to understand Qinghai and invest more to promote the implementation of the Western Development Strategy. The private economy is an important impetus in promoting social progress and also an important main part to advance the supply-side structural reform, high-quality development, and modernization economic system. The private entrepreneurs should remain closely united around the CPC Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping at the core, remain true to the original aspiration and keep the mission in mind. We shoud strive for new achievements which are worthy of history and the new era, and make a greater contribution to securing a decisive victory in building a moderately prosperous society in all respects, striving for the great success of socialism with Chinese characteristics for a new era, and realizing the Chinese dream of national rejuvnation.
Wang Jianjun, on behalf of Qinghai Provincial CPC Committee and the Government, expressed his welcome to the guests attending the summit. He said: “the summit is well-prepared with enough time, powerful leading organization, great top-level designs and impressive highlight activities. All of us come here for common goals, and get together to discuss major events, analyse new things, study solution to difficulties, share good things, and do down-to-earth works. The efforts of the National Federation of Industry and Commerce and entrepreneurs on improving prosperity and rejuvenation of our motherland fully embody their craftman spirit and sense of responsibility.”
Wang Jianjun said: “It is Qinghai’s honor to have trust and hold the summit which bring opportunities and vitality. We cherishes the summit of the elite which delivers development confidence, the acquaintance of friends, the opportunity of exchanging and learning, the Qinghai Initiative proposed by the entrepreneurs, and the vision of making headway hand in hand. ” He advised the participating entrepreneurs not only to work hard and arm themselves, but also to enjoy a relax journey and broaden horizens to seek unlimited potential business opportunities.
Xu Lejiang pointed out: “Facing the profound and complicated changes in and out of China, the private enterprises represented by the top 500 ones have implemented the new development principles, adhered to the path of high-quality development, risen to risks and challenges and made steady progress. Compared with 2018, the listed enterprises are of greater assets and scale, higher quality and efficiency and better industrial structure. They have made progress in Going Global in more swift and steady way, and strengthened independent innovation, industrial integration and law-abiding awareness. Some super-large enterprises have maintained a sound development momentum. Many enterprises paid more attention to social responsibility, and made positive contributions to the realization of Six Stabilization (Stabilize employment, Stabilize Finance, Stabilize Foreign Trade, Stabilize Foreign Investment, Stabilize Investment and Stabilize Expectation).”
Xu Lejiang stressed: “looking at the whole world, we are experiencing a period of major change never seen in a century; focusing on China, the new situation has put forward new requirements for private enterprises; concerning the private enterprises themselves, they must have a strong sense of unexpected development; looking to the future, we must be full of confidence and hope. The private enterprises should strengthen their ideals and convictions, listen to the directions set by the Party and follow its command; persist in innovation and development and accelerate transformation and upgrading; strictly abide by the laws and integrity and strengthen internal governance; practice the concept of ecological civilization and achieve green development; strengthen brand awareness and improve quality and efficiency; promote opening up and circulation and achieve win-win development; actively repay the society and fulfill social responsibilities. We should integrate personal and enterprises dreams into the Chinese dream which requires great efforts of the people, so that the the target of enterprises from large-scale to strong andof the country from rich to powerful will resonate with each other. ”
Fan Youshan released the list of “ China’s Top 500 Private Enterprises”, “China’s Top 500 Private Manufacturing Enterprises” and “China’s Top 100 Private Service Enterprises”. The list shows that Huawei Investment Holdings Co., Ltd., HNA Group Co., Ltd. and Suning Holding Group rank the top 3 among 500 private enterprises; Huawei Investment Holdings Co., Ltd., Amer Group Co., Ltd. and Hengli Group Co., Ltd. the top 3 among 500 manufacturing enterprises; HNA Group Co., Ltd., Suning Holding Group and Evergrande Group Co., Ltd. the top 3 among 100 private service enterprises.
Huang Rong released the analysis report of theenterprises. It shows that in 2018, the threshold for top 500 private enterprises has improved, and the super-large enterprises have steadily grown. Great progress has been made in upgrading the profit level, increasing the social contribution, improving the industrial structure, accelerating the pace of Going global, and rising the total export volume. Since 2018, the top 500 enterprises have focused on developing industry especially refining their major work, and adhered to independent innovation, enhancing core competitiveness, strengthening quality and brand building, actively participating in major national strategies, fighting well for Three Major Battles (the battles against potential risk, poverty and pollution) and promoting high-quality development.
Liu Yonghao, President of New Hope Group, Liang Wengen, Vice Chairman of National Federation of Industry and Commerce and President of Sany Group, Zhu Jianmin, Vice Chairman of All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce and Chairman of Board of Directors of Oxiran Holding Group, Teng Tai, President of Wanb New Economic Research Institute and WinBro Asset Management Company delivered speeches around the summit theme.
On behalf of top 500 private enterprises, Li Shufu, Vice Chairman of National Federation of Industry and Commerce and President of Geely Auto Holding Group announced Proposal for China’s Top 500 Private Enterprises.
In addition to the main forum, the summit was incorporated with parallel special sessions on eco-environmental protection and green development, coordination of poverty alleviation between Eastern and Western China, building a harmonious labor relationship, and financial services for private economy, and the conference named “boost the One Excellence and Two Superior (taking eco-protection as priority with high-quality development and living) development in Qinghai”.
Relevant leaders from the National Federation of Industry and Commerce, Qinghai Provincial CPC Committee and Government, the heads of relevant departments of the United Front Work Department of CPC Central Committee, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, State Administration for Market Relation, Poverty Alleviation Office and the National Federation of Industry and Commerce, as well as representatives of the top 500 enterprises participated in the activities.