Li said China is willing to work with all parties, including Germany, to jointly address climate change and strengthen anti-pandemic cooperation.
The Chinese president said they have had multiple in-depth exchanges of views on bilateral relations, major international and regional issues and state governance, among other topics, which have advanced bilateral ties and ensured collaboration between the two countries in responding to global challenges.
A world of peace and development should embrace civilizations of various forms, and must accommodate diverse paths to modernization, Xi said. "Democracy is not a special right reserved to an individual country, but a right for the people of all countries to enjoy."
Xinjiang, Hong Kong and Taiwan affairs are purely China's internal affairs, which brook no interference from outside forces. China is unswerving in its determination to safeguard its sovereignty, security and development interests.
In the first four months of this year, China's total trade volume with the EU was 1.63 trillion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 32.1 percent, according to the General Administration of Customs.