china green-lights belarusian beef and chicken meat exports
Belarus has got the right to supply beef and poultry to China, Belarusian Agriculture and Food Deputy Minister Alexander Subbotin said on Monday [10 July 2017]. Subbotin made the remarks to the press prior to the negotiations between Belarusian Agriculture and Food Minister Leonid Zayats and Director of China’s General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine Zhi Shuping…Full Article: China Daily July 2017
- According to the Belarusian Agriculture and Food Deputy Minister, China has approved 21 beef and five chicken processing facilities for export.
- In June 2017, according to the Belarusian Agriculture and Food Minister, officials from China’s General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine (AQSIQ) will inspect meat processing facilities. A month later in July, an agreement will reportedly be signed that will allow Belarus to export beef to China. At the time, Belarus had 34 dairy companies that can export to mainland China.
- In April 2017, China’s UnionPay cards became accepted at BPS-Sberbank banks in Belarus. During the same month, Belarus’ President promoted increased agricultural exports to Hunan Province.