Mission Overview

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Fontaine Bell
410-440-6117Lisa Liu
Lisa Liu

Welcome and thank you for your interest in the 2013 China Business & Trade Mission from September 3 through September 12, 2013 to be led by Baltimore City Deputy Chief for Economic Development Kaliope Parthemos.

The Mission is organized by the Baltimore-Xiamen Sister City Committee (BXSCC). The trip will emphasize one-on-one matchmaking meetings with Chinese counterparts for companies in a wide range of industry sectors and interests (including exporting, importing, and attracting Chinese investment capital). There will also be good opportunities for meetings with relevant government officials and industry associations and representatives.

An Information Package has been prepared in order to give you the information necessary to make a decision about participating in or sponsoring this Mission. Additional, detailed information will be shared with individuals and companies that register for the Mission.

Download the 2013 China Business & Trade Mission Information Package.

Featured Sponsors


United States – China Association of Commerce, Inc.



Active Minerals International LLC

USABAL Solutions LLC

Maryland Center China

Orange Field ICS


Whiteford Taylor Preston

John S. Connor