Lithuania Seeks to Speed Up Food Exports to China, Says Minister


The Cattle Site

19 April 2017


LITHUANIA - Lithuanian Agriculture Minister Bronius Markauskas on Tuesday said he expects to speed up procedures for Lithuanian food exports to reach the Chinese market.


His comments came ahead of a visit to China by a delegation of Lithuanian meat and dairy producers.


Mr Markauskas highlighted that the Chinese market is attractive to Lithuanian food producers due to its size. "The Chinese market is one of the most profitable, and, of course, largest," Mr Markauskas told local media.


Last year, Lithuanian dairy producers received permissions to export their production to Chinese market and in recent months have sent trial products to China...