April 24th, Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao visited the headquarters of Volvo Car Corporation in Gothenburg during his official visit to Sweden.
In more than one hour, Premier Wen watched the vehicle crash test and a variety of car models show, then went to the assembly shop and delivered a speech. Wen Jiabao’s speech frequently got warm applause from Trade and Industry Minister of Sweden, Volvo senior officials and hundreds of Volvo employees.
“Wen Jiabao’s visit is symbolically important for our ambitious plans in China,” said Volvo Cars’ Press Manager Per-Åke Fröberg.
Geely founder and chairman Li Shufu was one of the many business leaders accompanying Wen on his visit.
After the visit, Premier Wen Jiabao directly to the airport and continued his visit to the Swedish capital Stockholm.