Jul.1 – Despite the latest news on Greece’s financial woes as it faces a big repayment to the International Monetary Fund. China continually keeps making new deals with European companies and industries. The update deals of China investment in Europe 2015 are soundly being made with Belgian Materialise and French SeaOwl.
China Wuhan Golden Laser to work with Belgian 3D printing company – According to China investment update reporting, Wuhan Golden Laser Co., Ltd. (Golden Laser) announced on Thursday 25 June, 2015 that it has signed a strategic collaboration agreement with Belgian Materialise. The two companies intend to share resources and experience related to 3D printing.
Materialise is a leading provider of software for additive manufacturing as well as consulting services related to 3D printing. Its product “i.materialise” is the most advanced online platform for 3D printing in the world. Materialise aspires to expand into the Chinese market by collaborating with Wuhan Golden Laser on its online 3D printing service, Eazer. Golden Laser provides laser application solutions to clients around the globe. Its online service Eazer has approximately 150,000 members and receives about 20,000 visits per day.
China Cathay Capital invests in SeaOwl – Cathay Capital Private Equity (Cathay Capital) announced on Monday 29 June, 2015 that it has invested an undisclosed amount in SeaOwl through its Sino-French Fund and Cathay Capital II Fund. The resources and consulting services that Cathay Capital will provide to SeaOwl may help the company expand into high-potential markets.
SeaOwl, founded in 2008 as the French arm of British V.Ship, became an independent entity in 2012. It offers technical assistance and vessel & facility management solutions to oil & gas companies as well as the French government. Cathay Capital has been dedicated to cross-border investment since its establishment in 2006. The private equity firm manages more than EUR 900m through its four funds.
Chinese companies invest in Europe is going deeper and broader through mergers, acquisitions, or real estate investment. Fresh investments from China and the opening of new Chinese subsidiaries are to create jobs in EU countries. DCCC works actively promoting China invest in EU countries. For the List of China’s Leading Investment Corporations & Investors with fields they are interested in is available upon request, please contact with DCCC, or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org