COSCO plans to turn Piraeus port into the biggest commercial harbor in Europe, spending about 600 million euros ($660 million) to boost operations, including mandatory investments of 300 million euros by 2022 which once concluded will allow it to acquire an additional 16 percent stake in the port.
The president of China arrived in Athens for a three-day visit to discuss bilateral relations, investment and trade.
Xi met Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Monday and the two countries signed a memorandum of understanding, stating their mutual will to overcome any obstacles in the implementation of COSCO's investment in Piraeus, a Greek government official said.
"We have a number of important deals that open the Chinese market to Greek products", Mitsotakis told the paper in an interview published Sunday.
Xi Jinping will also go to Piraeus, the Mediterranean port controlled by the Chinese state shipping company Cosco.
Greece has been building progressively closer trade relations with China for more than a decade.
"China has been investing in Greece in times when other countries shied away", he said in the opening speech.
It is because, Xi said, as two countries with ancient civilizations, China and Greece share common or similar visions and have achieved national modernization and development through arduous struggles.
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