CNAIC organized a Business Delegation to Belgium, Germany, and France from September 22 to 28, 2013. The Delegation was led by Chairman Lo and H.E. Vincent Siew, Former Vice President of R. O. C. as Delegation Leader and Honorary Delegation Leader. The main delegates included Vice Chairman Nelson An-ping Chang, Executive Board Director Richard M. Hong, Executive Supervisor Thomas T. L. Wu, Chairman Franz Chen, Franz Collection Inc., Chairman Felix S. T. Chen, Sampo Corp., Chairman John T. Yu, CTCI Corp., Vice President Joe Ming-Chou Ku, Show Chwan Health Care System, General Manager Jeffrey Chin, Giant Europe Manufacturing, CEO Werner Mäurer, the German subsidiary of HIWIN Technologies Corp., Authorized Representative Meili Liou, the German subsidiary of HIWIN Technologies Corp., Director Lin-Hui Wang, Office of Former Vice President Vincent C. Siew, and Secretary General Liang-Tung Fan, CNAIC.
During the stay of the Delegation in Europe from Sep. 22 to 28, the Delegation paid visits to BUSINESSEUROPE (BE), Taiwan Committee of German Economy, the Federation of German Wholesale, Foreign Trade and Services (BGA), Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry (DIHK), CCI PARIS-ILE de France (CCIP), and MEDEF International. Furthermore, CNAIC signed a joint statement with the Taiwan Friendship Group of the European Parliament and to support Economic Cooperation Agreement (ECA) between Taiwan and the EU. Also, a joint letter between CNAIC and BUSINESSEUROPE was in progress to urge the EU and the government of Taiwan to establish a study group for enhancing Taiwan-EU economic relations. CNAIC expected to promote Taiwan-EU industrial and commercial cooperation by strength of business organizations.