On July 17th, representatives from the Israeli Chamber of Commerce in China (IsCham) were invited by the Pinggu District government, along with a delegation from the Embassy of Israel in Beijing, to visit the agricultural industry in Pinggu District, Beijing.
On the morning of the 17th, Rachel Huang, the Operation Manager of IsCham, and Lexy Liu, the Business Development Manager of IsCham, visited Pinggu District. They were accompanied by relevant officials who introduced them to various agricultural innovation bases, including Yukou Poultry Industry, Zhongguancun Agricultural Science and Technology Park Innovation Factory, Sutuo Technology Laboratory, and Jingwa Technology Demonstration Park. During the visit, they gained insights into the development of poultry breeding, dairy farming, plant-based meat, and the fruit industry in Pinggu District.
After the visit, a symposium was held in the conference room of the Pinggu District Government between representatives from IsCham, the Embassy of Israel in Beijing, and the Pinggu District Government. During the meeting, Yuval Waks, the Deputy Chief of Mission of the Embassy of Israel in Beijing, and Yoav Haimi, Minister Counsellor, Head of Trade and Investment Mission of the Embassy of Israel in Beijing, exchanged views with Di Tao, the Deputy Secretary of District Committee of CPC, District Mayor, on the current status and prospects of agricultural technology cooperation between Pinggu District and Israel. Lexy Liu, the Business Development Manager of IsCham, introduced the Israeli Chamber of Commerce in China to the participants.
座谈会 | Symposium
At noon, the leading officials of the Pinggu District Government hosted a banquet for the representatives, where distinctive local cuisine was served.
商会及使馆一行与平谷区政府代表合照 | The reps from IsCham and the Embassy of Israel in Beijing, along with reps from the Pinggu District Government, posed for a group photo
In the afternoon, the attendees visited the picturesque Bi Bo Island in the Jinhai Lake Scenic Area, appreciating its beautiful scenery and conducting field research on the development of leisure tourism industry in Pinggu District.