Agriculture Ministers will meet to discuss cooperation projects
Ministers of Agriculture of China and countries of Latin America and the Caribbean will gather next month of June in the Asian country in a forum of cooperation that aims to establish joint projects, announced today (yesterday) the Chinese Vice Minister in this portfolio, Niu Dun.
Niu made this announcement during the “dialogue of ambassadors on the cooperation in agriculture China-Latin” held this Saturday in the vicinity of China-the farm of demonstration Chile, located in the city of Tianjin (northeast), and that is the prelude to the meeting which will be held at the ministerial level in 2013.
In this meeting of ambassadors, sponsored by the Chinese Ministry of agriculture and the Embassy of Chile in Beijing, Niu made a date for the initiatives proposed by the Chinese Prime Minister, Wen Jiabao, on his trip to America in June.
It is expected that in the aforementioned meeting, according to Wen came on his journey and today (yesterday) repeated the Chinese Vice-Minister, agreed common objectives, to get agricultural trade exceeding 40 billion dollars in the next five years, from the current 18,000.
In addition, China moved its intention to create a joint fund of food emergency of 500,000 tons of food, of which the Asian power will provide 250,000, announced today (yesterday) the Vice-Minister Niu.