DG Azevêdo’s full remarks at the High-level Dialogue are available here.
The Director-General also spoke at a thematic session on trade connectivity. His remarks at that session are available here.
While in Beijing, DG Azevêdo also signed a partnership agreement with the Chinese government on their support for the WTO’s research work. The Director-General welcomed China’s generous support, which adds to a range of other member-funded initiatives at the WTO, focusing on how least-developed countries and developing countries can further integrate into the global trading system.