Centre to promote cooperation in agriculture between China and the countries of Central and Eastern Europe provides a good opportunity for the agricultural business in the country to enter the Chinese market. Thanks to the agreement signed today trade between China and the CEE countries will be facilitated," said Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Food Vassil Groudev at a meeting between China and the countries of Central and Eastern Europe held in Sofia. During the event, basic principles for activities of the Centre were signed. “
“The support of China and CEE countries means for us a high assessment of bilateral cooperation in the field of agriculture and food, as well as confidence in our country for the successful functioning of such a platform for encouragement," said Deputy Minister Groudev. In his words this is a platform that will play a key role in strengthening cooperation in agriculture and with joint efforts we will achieve good results.
Vassil Groudev made it clear that the Chinese market is of great importance for the country and added that we would approach very seriously to the possibility. "This center provides a good opportunity for the agricultural business in the country to enter the Chinese market," he said.
It is expected that the functioning of the centre will result in the stimulation of trade in agricultural goods between the CEE countries and China, which is one of the largest markets of agricultural production on a global scale. The centre will also aim in increasing the opportunities for attracting foreign investments to the sector.