The needs of all Member States in space cooperation in the areas of space science, space technology and space applications are the priorities of the work of APSCO. The APSCO Secretariat works very closely and intimately with Member States to understand their requirements.
During the past three years, APSCO paid official visits to all Member States, and received respected delegations from Member States. More than 50 bilateral discussions on common interest were conducted. The APSCO Secretariat also keeps close contact with Embassies of Member States in Beijing, pays them courtesy calls very often. As a good example to enhance cooperation between Member States, under the cooperation framework of APSCO, SMMS Satellite Ground Receiving Station is commissioned to Thailand by Chinese company CRESDA in year 2010, and in well running condition now.