Consumer & Product Safety Day, 26 October 2010
DG Health and Consumers hosted the "Consumer & Product Safety Day" at Shanghai 2010 World Expo with a conference "How best to ensure safe purchases for consumers - the EU experience" on 26 October 2010.
The event focused on modern consumer policy and product safety in Europe stressing the importance of close cooperation between the EU and China. It attracted around 150 experts from China, USA and Europe. EU Commissioner Dalli, AQSIQ Vice Minister Mr. Sun Dawei and guest speaker Wu Zhen, SFDA Vice Commissioner made keynote speeches. The event also included the signing of a formal agreement between the Commission and the State Food and Drug Administration of China (SFDA).
The 2nd High-Level EU-China-US Trilateral meeting also took place during the Consumer and Product Safety Day.