On September 12, the opening ceremony of the 3rd China-ASEAN Agricultural Cooperation Exhibition was held in Nanning, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Vice Minister Qu Dongyu attended the ceremony and delivered a speech.
According to Qu, with the theme of “rural revitalization and close partnership”, the exhibition aims to promote the implementation of the rural revitalization strategy and agricultural supply-side structural reform through displaying brand products and projects such as “One village One product” and “One Town One Industry; At the same time, agricultural investment cooperation among China and the Belt and Road countries will be promoted through showcasing the development of ‘One Belt One Road’ agricultural demonstration parks in the exhibition area of achievements. In the next phase, China will encourage more excellent agricultural enterprises to ‘go out’ and extend welcome to more enterprises among ASEAN members for ‘entering’ China through this permanent platform between China and ASEAN.
During the opening ceremony, the signing ceremony of Strategic Cooperation Framework Agreement on Joint Promotion of Open Development of Regional Agriculture Among 8 Provinces (Autonomous Regions or Municipalities Directly Under the Central Government) in South and Southwest of China as well as the signing ceremony of the Agricultural, Production and Marketing Projects Through the Southward Channel During the 15th China-ASEAN Expo were held. Vice Minister Qu Dongyu, Fang Chunming, Vice President of Guanxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, and Mam Amnot, State Secretary of Cambodian Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, attended those ceremonies.
The cooperation exhibition includes exhibition areas for trade promotion, investment promotion as well as Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region and over 500 enterprises at home and abroad participated in the exhibition.