Jakarta, CNBC Indonesia – Indonesia’s chairmanship in ASEAN this 12 months will focus on a number of strategic points with different main international locations. One of many points to be mentioned is said to meals security.
On this regard, Indonesia has made meals safety one of many precedence points within the ASEAN-China Yr of Agricultural Cooperation and Meals Safety launched in Beijing, Tuesday (25/4/2023). It’s recognized that world meals stability is presently affected by the Russian-Ukrainian warfare.
“We underline the significance of provide chain stability and entry to meals amidst the present world situations,” stated Indonesian Ambassador to China Djauhari Oratmangun in Beijing, Friday (28/4/2023).
Equally, Chinese language Premier Li Qiang reiterated Beijing’s dedication to working with ASEAN to strengthen strategic complete partnerships, notably within the areas of agriculture and meals safety.
“This program is the start line for strengthening cooperation, coordination and communication between ASEAN and China in rising market entry for agricultural merchandise and data alternate and constructing high-tech agricultural capability to satisfy the meals wants of two billion folks in ASEAN and China,” he concluded.
On the ASEAN-China Summit in November 2022, ASEAN member international locations and China agreed to designate 2023 because the ASEAN-China Yr of Agricultural Cooperation and Meals Safety. This system is a part of the implementation of the ASEAN-China Joint Settlement for Meals Safety Cooperation.
Particularly, this system will collaborate between the 2 events within the inexperienced agriculture sector, agricultural digitization and opening market entry.
ASEAN-China commerce worth in 2022 has reached US$ 975 billion. For agricultural merchandise, the worth reaches US$ 61 billion.
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