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The 1st “Belt and Road” (ASEAN) Agricultural Investment Cooperation Forum was held in Nanning in September
 updatetime:2018-09-13 21:05:00   View:0 Source:China News

It is learned from the Secretariat of China-ASEAN Expo that on the 14th that the 2nd China-ASEAN Agricultural Cooperation Forum and the 1st "Belt and Road" (ASEAN) Agricultural Investment Cooperation Forum will be held on September 11th in Nanning, Guangxi.

According to reports, the forum is one of the key forums held for the 14th China-ASEAN Expo; it is jointly sponsored by the Ministry of Agriculture of the People’s Republic of China and the People's Government of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.

The head of the Secretariat of China-ASEAN Expo said that this forum will focus on the achievements and experiences obtained from China-ASEAN agricultural cooperation, and on how to further promote agricultural exchanges and cooperation between China and ASEAN in the the implementation of the “Belt and Road Initiative”.

The forum plans to invite about 200 participants, including 115 Chinese representatives that include officials from the Ministry of Agriculture of the People’s Republic of China, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Commerce, the State Administration of Grain, the Provincial Departments of Agriculture, and other relevant departments and representatives of related companies. Foreign participants include representatives from the ASEAN countries' Ministry of Agriculture, officials of the ASEAN Secretariat, and representatives of international organizations such as the World Food Programme (WFP), the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).

It is reported that during the same period of the forum, the sponsors will hold the China-ASEAN Expo Agricultural International Cooperation Exhibition at the Guangxi International Convention and Exhibition Center to showcase China-ASEAN agricultural cooperation achievements, brands, agricultural industrial parks, agricultural high-tech and investment projects, logistics and cold chain transportation, etc.

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