China's Xi arrives in Athens to 'deepen cooperation' with Greece

Chinese president arrives in Greece on an official visit meant to deepen cooperation on economic ties between the two countries.

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    China's president has arrived in Athens for a three-day visit to discuss bilateral relations, investment and trade.

    Xi Jinping will also go to Piraeus, the Mediterranean port controlled by China's state-owned shipping company Cosco.

    It is estimated that 10 percent of China's exports to Europe go through Piraeus.

     

    Al Jazeera's John Psaropoulos reports from Piraeus.


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