Date(s) - 04/18/2019
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Port of Seattle Headquarters
2711 Alaskan Way
Seattle, WA 98121
Garvey Schubert Barer (GSB), the Washington State China Relations Council (WSCRC), the Ports of Seattle and Tacoma, and the Northwest Seaport Alliance are pleased to host the 40th anniversary celebration of the arrival of the Liu Lin Hai in Seattle.
The reception will commemorate the resumption of direct shipping relations between the People’s Republic of China and the United States that took place on April 18, 1979, with the docking of M.V. Liu Lin Hai at the Port of Seattle, following a three-decade hiatus, and will also honor Stan Barer, founding member of the WSCRC and name partner of GSB, for his role and extraordinary contributions to U.S.-China relations during the past 40 years.
Light refreshments will be provided.
Parking is available at Bell Street Pier 66 Garage – 9 Wall Street. Complimentary validation will be provided at the reception check-in desk.