CULTURE ＆ OFFICE EQUIPMENT ASSOCIATION ，英文缩写：CCOEA。
Brief Introduction to China Culture & Office Equipment Association (CCOEA)
China Culture & Office Equipment Association (CCOEA) is voluntarily formed as main body by manufacturers of culture and office equipment consisting of relevant design institutes, universities and colleges, companies and enterprises engaged in scientific research, education and service of culture and office equipment. The Association is a national social entity whose members are not restricted to department, region and ownership. It was founded with approval of Ministry of Civil Affairs in October 1990 as a social organization with legal entity and at present it has more than 200 group members. CCOEA has its principal officials, which held the 7th Congress of the members in Beijing in December 2019 to elect the director of the council and Principal person in charge of the council.
Entrusted by SASAC (State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council), CCOEA is under jurisdiction of CMIF (China Machinery Industry Federation).
According to the national classification standard of industrial and agricultural products（GB/T4754-2017）, the culture and office equipment manufacturing industry includes equipment of motion picture machinery, audio-visual education equipment, photographic machinery and material, photocopying machinery and material, microfilm machinery and material, accounting and drafting machinery, typing and mimeo graphic machinery and other culture and office machinery.
Abiding by constitution, laws, regulations, and policies, CCOEA's aims are as follows: committing itself to providing service to members, customs and government, reporting on wishes and needs of members, protecting lawful rights and interests of members; assisting government in industrial management, promoting healthy development of the industry, fully playing its role as a bridge and linkage between government and enterprises.
CCOEA has 4 Sub-Associations as Consumptive Material and Fittings for Office Equipment Professional Commission in Tianjin, Photo-Copying Equipment & Material Sub-Association in Tianjin, Photographic Machinery & Material Sub-Association in Hangzhou, Motion Picture & Audio-Visual Education Equipment Sub-Association in Qinhuangdao. CCOEA's Secretariat is a Standing Organ composed of General Office, Information Dept., Industrial Affairs Dept., Exhibition office. Science & Technology Dept., Consumptive Material & Fittings for Office Equipment Commission and Standardization Commission.
We sincerely welcome individuals who are interested in the industry, manufacturers, sales agents and relevant organizations worldwide to establish business contacts with us. CCOEA is willing to provide services in strengthening exchanges and cooperation among domestic and foreign firms in aspects of production, technology and trade.
CCOEA’S Main Scope of Business
Following relevant laws and regulations as well as rules of the State Council, the main scope of the business for CCOEA are: investigating and researching, proposing suggestion, organization and coordinating, independent management of the trade, information guidance, consultation, international exchanges.
Entrusted by relevant department of the State Council and under management of China Machinery Industry Federation, CCOEA is to carry out its work as bellow:
1.To make investigation and research on development of the trade, present to government opinions and suggestions regarding economy, technology and policies;
2.Authorized by government to make statistics, to collect, analyze and release above information;
3.To operate publication and website, provide consultancy;
4.To organize training courses on talents, technology and occupation;
5.To organize fairs and exhibitions domestic and aboard;
6.With approval of government, to participate in quality management and supervision;
7.To provide appraisal of new products and disseminate them;
8.To draft trade’s norms and rules, supervise execution of above norms, standardize trade’s acts, maintain fair competition, report on members’ needs, coordinate members’ relationship, protect members’ lawful rights and interests;
9.To carry out economic and technical exchanges domestic and aboard, organize cooperation with international counterparts;
10.Authorized and entrusted by government, to participate in drafting trades plan, to initiate pre-feasibility study on trade’s important and large scale projects for technical upgrading, technology import, investment and development;
11.To participate in drafting, amending national and industrial standards, supervise and manage execution of such standards;
12.To participate in evaluation of the well-known brand of the industry;
13.To participate in market construction of related products, assist government in setting up market order, protect members’ and customers’ lawful rights;
14.To develop trade’s and social course of the public good;
15.To carry on other tasks entrusted by government.