The 20th Jiangsu International Agriexpo held in Lianyungang
From Sept. 14 to Sept.16, the 20th Jiangsu International Agriexpo which was hosted by the provincial government and organized by provincial agricultural commission, provincial department of commerce, Lianyungang municipal government and our council, was held in Lianyungang. Vice Governor Guo Yuanqiang of Jiangsu attended the opening ceremony. Vice Chairman Cong Sufeng of our council attended the related activities.
Themed on international agricultural investment and trade cooperation, this expo provided a platform for productions display and exhibition, project promotion and technical cooperation, business preview and negotiation, and seminars and policy analysis, offering a full range of services to domestic and foreign participants.
The expo had 708 exhibition booths in total and 188 of them were oversea booths. Diplomats of eight Portuguese - Speaking countries attended the expo for the first time. Over 1000 companies and more than 2000 kinds of agricultural products were exhibited. 231 cooperation projects were signed and nearly 14 million worth of agricultural products were sold.
Our council invited more than 50 foreign guests from Israel, Belgium, Spain, Canada, Turkey and Kazakhstan to the expo and held Jiangsu-Israel Agricultural Companies Matchmaking meeting which deepened the agricultural exchanges and cooperation between Jiangsu and Israel.