[14:05:58 January 10th, 2011] Shandong Newsnet: The Provincial Government press briefing is confirmed to be held at nine, January the 11th, 2011, Tuesday. Conditions of the 6th China (Heze) Agriculture Fair will be issued. Our newsnet will offer you real live broadcast of the briefing then, please pay attention.
[9:54:52 January 11th, 2011] Shandong Newsnet: The briefing was officiated by Kong Fanke, Director of Shandong Communist Party Propaganda Office and Vice director of People’s Government Information Office.
[10:01:29 January 11th, 2011] Kong Fanke: Friends from the press, ladies and gentlemen, good morning. Welcome to the first briefing of the new year. I would like to take this opportunity to give my sincere gratitude to your hard work in the last year, and at the same time, I also would like to show my expectation of your report of our press briefing in the new year.
[10:01:53 January 11th, 2011] Kong Fanke: The China (Heze) Agriculture Fair is one of the professional fairs in relation to agriculture that has received emphasized cultivation of the provincial Government. The fair has been held for 5 sessions since 2006. The fair is enjoying a gradually expanding scale and a rising social effect. It has also promoted the development of the production and marketing of agricultural materials and local agricultural economy. The 6th China (Heze) Agriculture Fair will be held on March 6th in Heze. The provincial press briefing is held here today. Mr. Li Fahong, Deputy Mayor of the Heze People’s Government, Mr. Zu Qinglin, Deputy Inspector of the Shandong Council for Promotion of Trade, and Mr. Xu Suhai, Inspector of the Provincial Science and Technology Association are invited to give us a circular of the related conditions about the Fair and answer the reporters’ questions.
[10:02:34 January 11th, 2011] Kong Fanke: Reporters from the central press in Shandong, Hong Kong press branches in Shandong, as well as press directly under the province and main press of Jinan and Heze also attend the briefing.
[10:02:34 January 11th, 2011] Kong Fanke: First, I call on Mr. Li Fahong to inform us the preparation condition of the fair.
[10:03:33 January 11th, 2011] Li Fahong: Friends from the press, Ladies and Gentlemen, good morning. The 6th China (Heze) Agriculture Fair, guided and supported by the Commerce Department and co-sponsored by the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade and the Shandong People’s Government, will be grandly opened on March 6th in Heze. On behalf of the organization committee of the fair, I would like to take this opportunity to inform you the related conditions of the fair. Since 2006, the fair has been successfully held for 5 sessions and is enjoying an expanding scale and rising effect. The 5th fair has reached a ever high stand with 6100 booths, 5 billion turnover and over 500 thousand audiences, in which 100 thousand people are professional purchasers.
[10:04:50 January 11th, 2011] Li Fahong: The successful fair has promoted the spreading of our provincial and even our nation’s agricultural high technology and has set a excellent platform for the trade of agriculture products. And it has also do good to the popularization of the agricultural high-tech achievement and the prosperity of agriculture production and marketing, as well as to the broadening of the agricultural materials circulation channels and the exchange of agricultural information. In short, the fair has made a positive contribution to the three agricultural work and the socio-culture development.
[10:05: 04 January 11th, 2011] Li Fahong: The fair is becoming much more reliable and has got more support and resource after the experience of the last 5 sessions. We will strive to make the 6th fair a national brand fair and exchange event in the field of agriculture with higher level, larger scale, more strongly speciality and broader influence.
[10:06: 38 January 11th, 2011] Li Fahong: First, the fair will have a much higher level. Because of a specific development orientation, an outstanding characteristic and a function of excellent platform, the Heze Agriculture Fair has become a national level fair since the 5th session in 2010. It has also been listed as one of the 80 fairs which will take priority to be supported and guided by the nation. It is the only fair in Shandong that has been listed and the only fair related with agriculture that has been listed. This session of fair will be co-sponsored by the National CCPIT and the Shandong People’s Government, undertaken by related institutions of Shandong Province and Heze People’s Government, and is supported by the Commerce Department with emphasis. As a professional fair cultivated by the provincial Government with emphasis, leaders of the national CCPIT and the provincial Party Committee and Government all have given strong support and consideration to the preparation work of the fair and they
[10:08: 47 January 11th, 2011] Li Fahong: Second, the fair will be much more professional. The theme of the fair is “benefiting the farmers, development, exchange, and win-win”. And the fair takes “three rural” as its mission and aims to expand the circulation of agriculture production and promote development of agriculture and rural economy. The fair is based on the central area and faces up to the whole country. In the fair, the latest agriculture materials and high technology will be shown and popularized and productions and information will be exchanged. In the process of preparation, all aspects of the work are closely around its theme and aim. And the fair aims to set a platform for the popularization and exchange of different information and productions and to bridge the farmers and the companies. In the fair, different kinds of agriculture materials such as chemical fertilizer, seeds, pesticide, agricultural machinery and agricultural high-tech will be shown to the audience. In order to be much professional, the organization committee has divided the exhibition area into four areas to satisfy different audiences and purchasers. And in order to enhance the function of platform, the organization committee is positively inviting specialists in the field of agriculture materials, the field of convention and exhibition industry, famous personage and principals of large enterprises to the fair. And an Advisory Committee of Agricultural Materials will be formed to offer the most professional and latest consultation to the audiences and purchasers. At the same time, on the foundation of agriculture fair, the organization committee is preparing for a Chamber of Agricultural Materials to enhance the exchange of information and production between different companies, dealers and institutions have relation with agriculture.
[10:12:03 January 11th, 2011] Li Fahong: Third, the fair will be much more internationalized. Since the first session of agriculture fair, under the support of related institutions, the world is paying much attention to the fair. Many famouse agricultural machinery enterprises are attracted by it and will joy the fair. During the fair, delegation groups from 11 countries will come.
[10:14:54 January 11th, 2011] Li Fahong: The market of agricultural machinery is much broader. Heze is one of the most important agriculture bases and production base of grains, cotton, vegetables and fruit. And the market of agricultural production in Heze is also large.
[10:16:35 January 11th, 2011] Li Fahong: Fifth, Activities matched with the fair is colorful. Many successful activities have been held since the first session of the fair and all these activities have a good influence in the country. In this session of fair, 4 events will be held: cooperation with the Chinese Agriculture Technology Association, cooperation with Shanghai Longzhong Petrochemical complex information network, cooperation with professional press and cooperation with Shandong Science and Technology Association.
[10:18:48 January 11th, 2011] Li Fahong: Sixth, we have been putting much more effort to the preparation work of the fair.
[10:20:32 January 11th, 2011] Li Fahong: Friends from the press, the fair will be opened in 60 days and we sincerely hope that all circles of the society will give the fair much more support and consideration. We will make all our efforts to make it a much more successful and excellent fair. And here, on behalf of the Heze People’s Government, I would like to give my warmest welcome to you to joy the fair. We insist that under the support of the commerce department and CPTTI, and under the correct leader of the Shandong Party Committee and Government, as well as the trust and help of friends from the press and the field of agricultural materials, the 6th China (Heze) Agriculture Fair will be great success. Thank you.
[10:46:31 January 11th, 2011] Kong Fanke: The China (Heze) Agriculture Fair is becoming an influential brand fair in China. It has been listed as one of the 80 fairs which will take priority to be supported and guided by the nation. It is the only fair in Shandong that has been listed and the only fair related with agriculture that has been listed. The 6th China (Heze) Agriculture Fair will enjoy a higher level, larger scale, more strongly speciality and broader influence. We hope that the press will fully report this briefing and give much more attention and focused report to it, as well as build good atmosphere for the success of the fair.
[10:47:58 January 11th, 2011] Kong Fanke: That’s the end of the briefing. Thank you.