Deputy Minister of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture of Ukraine - Trade Representative of Ukraine Taras Kachka led the delegation to Beijing on November 26-27, 2019.
During the visit, the 7th meeting of Subcommission on Cooperation in Agriculture Field was chaired by Deputy Minister Taras Kachka and Chief Veterinarian of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs of the People's Republic of China Li Jingxiang. Head of Ukrainian delegation has also held a number of meetings with the leadership of other governmental organizations, in particular, International Department of CCP Central Committee, National Committee for Development and Reforms, China National Food and Strategic Reserves Administration (NAFRA), China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Foodstuffs, Native Produce and Animal By-products (CFNA) and China Eximbank.
An important point of the visit was a meeting of Mr.Kachka and Vice-Minister of General Administration of China Customs Wang Lingjun. In a course of the meeting two Protocols on honey and rapeseed meal export from Ukraine to China were signed between the two states.
As a result of the visit, the both sides agreed to deepen investment cooperation, to promote cooperation between Ukrainian and Chinese companies, to strengthen their mutual participation in exhibitions held in Ukraine and the PRC, to exchange information between competent authorities on demand and supply for agricultural products, as well as to intensify opening up the Chinese market for export of additional categories of Ukrainian agricultural products.