Meat export to Vietnam under discussion

2018-07-06 16:19:04
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On July 5, State Secretary of the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry D.Enkhbat held official meeting with representatives led by Hoang Van Thang, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and Doan Thi Huong, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to Mongolia.

During the meeting, the parties discussed about implementation of the activities agreed during the 16th meeting of Intergovernmental Commission between Mongolia and Vietnam, held in Ulaanbaatar last year.

They also exchanged views on the opportunities to increase the number of accredited plants of heat-treated meat and meat products and export deep frozen meat. In the framework of exporting deep frozen meat from Mongolia to Vietnam, risk assessment team from Vietnam is to work in Mongolia in August.

At the end of the meeting, the two sides agreed that they should focus on the development of cooperation between the private-sectors in food, agriculture and light industry sector.