Update: 14:28 | 24/05/2019
(BGO) - This is opinion of Hao Yun, member of the municipal Party Committee, Vice Mayor of Pingxiang city, Guangxi, China when Duong Van Thai, Vice Chairman of the Bac Giang provincial People’s Committee (Vietnam) and the province’s delegation paid a courtesy visit to Pingxiang municipal leader on 23 May on the occasion of the Conference on lychee consumption and promotion for the cultural, tourism and agricultural products of Bac Giang in Pingxiang on 24 May.
The event was also attended by representatives of the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Consulate General of Vietnam in Nanning, China, related agencies of Bac Giang province and the people’s committee of Luc Ngan and Tan Yen districts.
A view at the courtesy visit.
From Pingxiang city, there were representatives of the Department of border gate management and Department of investment promotion.
At the visit, Bac Giang Vice Chairman Duong Van Thai expressed his pleasure for the respectful and warm welcome by the Pingxiang municipal leaders.
According to Duong Van Thai, the lychee output of Bac Giang this year decreased compared to the previous year but its quality was improved with bigger size and better appearance.
Bac Giang provincial Vice Chairman presents a picture to the municipal leader of Pingxiang city.
This year, Vietnam’s agricultural products were required to be labelled with products’ traceability information to be exported to China. Duong Van Thai expected the leaders and competent agencies of Pingxiang city to provide regular support to jointly surmount difficulties and facilitate customs clearance especially for lychee product.
“Bac Giang’s government will direct and instruct local people and traders to ensure quality of lychee product meeting export requirements”, said Vice Chairman Duong Van Thai.
The delegates of Bac Giang province and Pingxiang city pose for a photo.
According to Vice Mayor of Pingxiang city Hao Yun, Chinese consumers really like Vietnamese agricultural products. Thus, the volume of Vietnamese agricultural products exported to China in recent years has been increased.
“I believe that thanks to the friendship between the two localities in line with Bac Giang’s efforts in improving quality of the products, the agricultural products of Bac Giang province will have many opportunities to penetrate the large market of China”, said Hao Yun.
Hao Yun, Vice Mayor of Pingxiang city welcomes Bac Giang’s delegation at Huu Nghi border gate.
Hao Yun added, the new regulation on traceability, packaging and clear origin of lychee is aimed to ensure food safety and hygiene.
In implementation process, the authorities of Pingxiang will pay attention to surmounting difficulties and facilitating rapid custom clearance of lychee.
On this occasion, Hao Yun accepted the invitation to the conference on lychee consumption and promotion of the cultural, tourism and agricultural products of Bac Giang in Pingxiang on 24 May.