From 26th to 28th April, 2016,Tianjin Dongjiang Free Trade Port (DFTP) Administrative Commission, togetherwith the British Embassy in China and “Financial News”-China FinancialLeasing Research Institute, will jointly hold the 2nd ChinaMaritime Finance (DFTP) Summit (the Summit) in Tianjin.
In December 2014, the State Council approved TianjinPilot Free Trade Zone. As the core area, DFTP has been focusing on building anational leasing innovation pilot area in an all-round way. Benefiting from theFree Trade Zone reform, along with the promotion of “the Belt and Road”Initiative, the financial leasing industry in DFTP is now enjoying an rapiddevelopment. By the end of 2015, 80 international shipping vessels, 8 offshorestructures have been delivered in the form of financial leasing. Meanwhile,DFTP has accomplished a lot of innovations, such as the bonded import ofvessels and marine structures with leasing, tax rebate on leasing export, taxrebate on deemed export and offshore leasing business, leading the maritimefinancial leasing industry into a whole new level.
As a major player of shipbuilding and shipping, Chinahas an enormous potential in maritime finance market. At present, domestic andoverseas capital come to focus on high-quality maritime assets and are morewilling to enter this field, which brings a promising future to China maritime finance. Centering on thenational strategies of building free trade zone, “the Belt and Road”, and Madein China 2025, the Summit will analyze the new policies in Tianjin Pilot FreeTrade Zone in depth, focus on the construction of a national leasing innovationpilot area, explore the patterns of maritime finance innovation, and discusssome hot issues such as maritime asset transaction and asset backedsecuritization, with the spirit of “open, innovative, practical, andco-operative”.
Learningfrom the London International Maritime Finance Center and highlighting itsfeatures of specialization and internationalization, the Summit will invite themost renowned experts in the fields of shipping insurance, maritime law,shipping transaction, etc. from all over the world to bring up precious ideason the development of China maritime finance. Hereby, we sincerely welcome allfriends who concern this industry to Tianjin, to enjoy this great time of Chinamaritime finance.
Tianjin Dongjiang Free Trade Port -Administrative Commission
British Embassy Beijing
“Financial News”-China FinancialLeasing Research Institute
Mr. Liu +86-22-25605147 +86-13672103653
Mr. Yang +86-22-25605175 +86-18630995090
Mr. Wang +86-22-25605145 +86-18222518980