China ready to increase trade volumes with Russia, said Li Keqiang

© RIA Novosti / Alexey Trainingresidency of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and Premier of the State Council of China Li Keqiang. Archival photoChina ready to increase trade volumes with Russia, said Li Keqiang© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druzhinin

China is ready to work on increasing trade and investment with Russia and to work together with Russia’s efforts to facilitate mutual access to the market of the two countries, said Prime Minister of the state Council of China Li Keqiang at the meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the East Asian summit and ASEAN summit.

The meeting was held in Singapore on Thursday.

«Russia and China are still quite a lot of opportunities for developing business cooperation. The Chinese side is ready to continue to deepen cooperation with Russia in trade, investment and Finance, energy and innovation,» said Li Keqiang, whose words are given on the website of the Chinese foreign Ministry.

According to him, the Chinese side is also ready to work with Russia on the «facilitation of mutual access to the market of the two countries, increase trade and investment promotion projects in the sphere of high technologies».

He stressed that China also intends to make efforts, bilateral cooperation has benefited both Nations, as well as to achieve greater mutual benefit.

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