Guelph, ON-headquartered Current Water Technologies Inc., a technology company applying its patented and proprietary technologies to the treatment of waste water and desalination water and drinking water contaminated by metals or nutrients, completed a June 2018 trade mission to Hebei province and Beijing, China. The delegation met with: the Governor of Hebei Province; the Mayor of Shijiazhuang, the Capital of Hebei Province; the Provincial Minister of Commerce; the Deputy Minister of Science and Technology; and several other senior provincial and municipal officers. Following the trade show in Langfang, the CWTI delegation travelled south to Xingtai City, Hebei Province to attend a business investment conference. The delegation met with representatives of the steel industry for discussions of water management practices and the benefits of CWTI's portfolio of technologies and services. The final stop was Shijiazhuang, the Capital of Hebei Province, for high level meetings with government officials, a panel of clean-tech experts from Hebei University of Science and Technology, and B2B meetings with leaders of private and state-owned clean-tech companies. CWTI is currently negotiating with several companies in Hebei Province with the goal of establishing long-term business relationships. The final day of the trade mission was focused on high-level meetings with senior government officials to discuss the path forward.