On the afternoon of December 7th, the International Forum on the Belt and Road Port Cities concluded in Tianjin. Guo Yezhou, Vice-minister of the International Department of the CPC Central Committee and Chairman of Silk Road Think Tank Association attended the closing ceremony and delivered a summary speech. The closing ceremony was chaired by Zhao Haishan, Vice-Mayor of Tianjin Municipal People's Government.
Danilo Türk, former President of Slovenia, Zivadin Jovanovic, President of the Belgrade Forum for a World of Equals of Serbia, Tan Sri Kong Cho Ha, Chairman of Port Klang Authority, and Bernard Goonetilleke, Chairman of Pathfinder Foundation of Sri Lanka respectively delivered speeches at the closing ceremony. All foreign sides expressed that the forum has build an international communication platform for countries along the “Belt and Road”, and explored a new cooperative model of international port cities, which would certainly further enhance practical cooperation among port cities and promote the “Belt and Road” initiative to develop in depth and breadth.