Visit to China by the Minister of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs, Ms. Lisbeth Berg-Hansen
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Last updated: 06.10.2010 //
The Norwegian Minister of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs, Ms. Lisbeth Berg-Hansen, will visit China between the 11th of October and the 15th of October.
The visit to China includes both Beijing and Shanghai. The purpose of the visit is to strengthen Norway and China’s cooperation in the field of sustainable fisheries and food safety. In Beijing, the Minister will conduct bilateral meetings with the Ministry of Agriculture and the Administration for Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine in Beijing.
In Shanghai Ms. Berg Hansen will attend the “Fisheries Week” at the Norwegian Expo-pavilion. She will also receive salmon number 10 million from Norway arriving in China, and partake in the celebration of the world’s largest sushi-mosaic at the Norwegian pavilion.