More than 400,000 buyers met with over 3,600 business from around the globe at China's International Import Expo on Wednesday in Shanghai. Syrian exhibitors participated in the expo with a delegation of businessmen representing 21 companies that displayed food and agricultural products. Chinese visitors tried out Syrian sweets and desserts, as seen in footage filmed on Wednesday. «The... Еще Chinese market is huge and is promising... We found so much demand that we have never witnessed before. Our Chinese brothers have expressed significant demand for the sweets from Damascus and Syria,» said Syrian exhibitor Hidar Hidar. Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a speech during the opening ceremony about China's commitment to free trade. The expo runs from November 5-11.