"China and Russia have great economic complementarity and a great desire to work together. Our cooperation is long-term and strategic in nature. I think that temporary factors will not prevent us from deepening our comprehensive cooperation," the minister said at a conference.
He also said that the relations between Moscow and Beijing were "mature and stable."
"Our relations of comprehensive strategic cooperation and collaboration are built on a solid foundation of mutual support, our bilateral relations can overcome any challenges in the international arena and will not lose strength under the influence of individual factors," the minister added.