On November 7, 2018, the 23rd China Fisheries & Seafood Expo, hosted by China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, Specialized Sub-council of Agriculture (Agricultural Trade Promotion Center, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs), was held in Qingdao International Expo Center. Yu Kangzhen, Deputy Minister of MARA, attended the Sino-overseas Fishery Dialogue and delivered a keynote speech.
To boost agricultural cooperation and fruits trade between China and India, the Agricultural Trade Promotion Center organized 7 Chinese fruits enterprises to visit India. On November 27th, under the support of Economic and Commercial Counselor’s Office, the China-India Fruits Business Seminar was held at the India International Center in New Delhi. The seminar was hosted by ATPC and organized by India China Economic and Cultural Council. More than 40 representatives from 16 Indian fruits importers and the business association attended the seminar.
From November 1 to November 5, the 16th China International Agricultural Trade Fair was held in Changsha, Hunan. The Fair has focused on cooperation and exchanges of agricultural trade. Two Guests of Honor —Uganda and Thailand were established. The Trade Fair has become increasingly outward-facing and has attracted more companies and products to join in. It has become an important window for the opening up of Chinese agriculture.