Belarusian meat certified in China

Belarusian meat certified in China

Belarusian poultry will appear in Chinese shops in the first quarter of 2018. A memorandum of corresponding certification has already been signed.

Belarusian beef is also to taste for the Chinese people.

The supplies of this meat worth 20 million dollars will be provided before the end of 2017. The day before a Belarusian delegation visited China, where the issue on expanding the list of plants with a right to supply products was discussed.

Aleksei Bogdanov, head of the main department of foreign economic activity of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food of the Republic of Belarus:
At the moment two plants are at the stage of just about being opened. We are also working on expanding the list of plants which will be supplying the goods to the Chinese market.

And we hope that we will do it before the end of 2017.

Ma Zhiyuan, director general of “Sina Trade”:
It truly is a big step for the ministry, the country. It is not an easy task to certify the supplies directly to China, because there are many those who wish to do it. Considering the market situation, China is approaching the issue carefully.

From the beginning of 2017, Belarus increased meat export by 8%.

In this period Belarusian plants exported more than 220 thousand tons of meat products worth more than 600 million dollars.