On April 28th
, 2015, under the witness of IZP group chairman Luo Feng and China Merchants Group chairman Li Jian Hong, IZP group and China Merchants Group signed a comprehensive strategic cooperation agreement. Both sides will carry out comprehensive cooperation in the fields of international port alliance, the Silk Road Station, and deploying clearing and settlement organizations along One Belt and One Road.
International port alliance connects global large international ports with Internet Big data platform, achieving port to port information exchange and fast customs clearance. The upstream and downstream industry chain information can be integrated with upstream and downstream payment settlement and finance information.
Both sides are intended to build Silk Road Stations along One Belt And One Road. Deploying the Silk Road Station in Africa, CIS, the Middle East, Central Asia and other regions to, forming regional core trade and financial center, helping Chinese trade globalization and Chinese enterprises to go out.
The both sides will also deploy bank card clearing installations along One Belt and One Road, providing cross border payments and financial services, and jointly issuing “RMB-Local currency” dual-currency card for the internationalisation of RMB.