/ Chinese delegates from the Ministry of Agriculture of China visited the Plovdiv Fair


The development of the bilateral cooperation between Bulgaria and China was the main topic of the meeting with representatives of the Ministry of Agriculture of China – Mr. Tan Shenyao – Deputy Director General, International Cooperation Department and Ms. Jiang Tian – Project Expert, with the Executive Director of the association for Promotion of Agricultural Cooperation between China and the CEE Countries Mr. Vasil Gelev on February 23, 2016 in the Association’s building.

Mr Tan Shenyao stressed that there was a good exchange of experience and practices in agriculture between the two countries. APACCCEEC was praised in its activities in the development of bilateral and multilateral cooperation between China and the CEECs. A presentation was given at the meeting showing the work of APAC as an information link between China and the countries of Central and Eastern Europe and the role of the Association’s website /www.china2ceec.org/ as a tool for finding and finding current investment projects, suitable business partners, producers and traders from all areas of agriculture from Bulgaria and the countries of Central and Eastern Europe.

On 02/25/2016 Mr Tan Shenyao, Ms Jiang Tian and a representative from the Association visited the Plovdiv Fair.

At the Fair, delegates from China got acquainted with the international agricultural exhibition – Agra, which is the largest agribusiness platform in Southeast Europe. They also visited the International Exhibition of Apiculture – API Bulgaria and the International Exhibition of Viticulture and Wine – Winery.

The Plovdiv Fair was attended by representatives of the Consultative Board members of Romania – Ms Livia Chivu, Advisor to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development – Romania, Ms Liliana Basarabescu – European Affairs Advisor, as well as a representative of the Romanian Embassy in Sofia Mr. Radu Kalin Moldovan.