International Contractors Association
Shandong International Contractors association (SICA) isa legal organization established spontaneously by companies located in Shandong province engaging in foreign contracted projects and labor service co-operation business in 1998.
This association is the only social body which is composed by foreign labor contracting corporations in Shandong province.
Its main businesses are as follows:
To organize its members to establish and perfect an enterprise management system for foreign labor contracting corporations with standardized management in accordance with the relevant regulations of the governmentand implementstandardization of management.
To assist the government to coordinate its members, and to help the members to better communicate with the Economic and Commercial Counselors’ Offices.
To provide information exchange and consulting services for its members.
To regularlyoffer business training to its members and improve their comprehensive quality.
To attend to items that are authorized, entrusted or required by the government about the management and development of foreign labor contracting corporations.
To help the members to explore markets in foreign contracted projects and international labor service.
To represent the industry to attend international conferences, to build relationship with foreign corporations, and to promote international cooperation.
Shandong province is located in China’s eastern coast, covers an area of 15.71 square kilometers, its coastline extends for more than 3100 kilometers. Shandong has 17 municipalities, and has a total population of 99 million people. Shandong is a rapid-developing province withstrong economy，industry and a solid agricultural foundation. Since the great reform and opening, Shandong’s has undertaken a rapid growth in GDP.Today’s Shandong is pushing the ‘going out’ strategy with a more positive attitude, strives to develop the foreign project contracting and labor service. By now, there are 500companies in this industry in Shandong province. The revenueof foreign contracted projects in Shandong exceeds 10 billion dollars, ranks among the top in China. The number of labor Shandong sends to foreign nations each year ranks first in China.Based on the principle of Equality,Friendship,Mutual benefit and Common Development, the association will makefull use of the advantages of Shandong province, and assists its members with their foreign project contracting and labor service.
I sincerely wish to work together with peers from home and abroad to seek further development.