On November 19, 2022, President Xi Jinping sent his letter of congratulations to the 6th China-South Asia Expo.
President Xi noted that as each other's friendly neighbors and development partners, China and South Asian countries are a community with a shared future through thick and thin. In recent years, the two sides have deepened pragmatic cooperation in various fields, and maintained the sound momentum of economic and trade exchanges, with outcomes benefiting the people of China and all South Asian countries. China is ready to work with South Asian countries to take the China-South Asia Expo as a platform to build common grounds on pursuing common development in solidarity and coordination, to foster new growth drivers for cooperation, to promote the high-quality development of Belt and Road cooperation, so as to help implement the Global Development Initiative, and jointly embrace an even more prosperous and brighter future.
The 6th China-South Asia Expo opened the same day in Kunming, Yunnan Province. With the theme of "New Opportunities for New Development", It is co-hosted by the Ministry of Commerce and the People's Government of Yunnan Province.