Major trading house Nissho Iwai Corp. will team up with Samsung Electronics Co. of South Korea to expand its business in China, Nissho Iwai officials said Tuesday.

The broad alliance is based on expectations of market growth in China due to its entry into the World Trade Organization on Dec. 11, the officials said.

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