Yantaiwas awarded for helping ASEAN countries in pandemic prevention and control on April 16.
Yantai will further promote opening up to the outside world in the next five years.
Three wines made by Changyu Group recently entered the market in Russia.
A video conference on marine cooperation between Yantai and Jamaica was held in Yantai, Shandong province.
The foreign trade value in Yantai surged 70.1 percent year-on-year in the first two months of this year.
The city's actual use of Japanese and Korean capital last year was $220 million, ranking first in the province.