[08:56:05 March 21st, 2011] Shandong Newsnet: The Provincial Government press briefing is confirmed to be held at 10, March the 22nd, 2011, Tuesday. Conditions of the 11th China (Shouguang) International Vegetable Sci-tech Fair will be issued. Our newsnet will offer you real live broadcast of the briefing then, please pay attention.
[9:35:19 March 22nd, 2011] Shandong Newsnet: The briefing was officiated by Li Jianjun, Director of Shandong Communist Party Propaganda Office and People’s Government Information Office.
[10:00:00 March 22nd, 2011] Li Jianjun: Friends from the press, ladies and gentlemen, good morning.
[10:00:36 March 22nd, 2011] Li Jianjun: The China (Shouguang) International Vegetable Sci-tech Fair is one of the aggressively targeted professional fairs involving agriculture. Joint-sponsored by the Department of Agriculture, the Department of Science and Technology, the Department of Commerce, the Department of Environment Protection, the General Administration of Quality Supervision, China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, the National Supply and Marketing Cooperative General Agency, China Association for Science and Technology, the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs, the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, the National Tourism Administration, the National Standards Committee, China Agricultural University and the Shandong People’s Government, the fair has been held for 11 sessions since 2000. And now the fair, with its scale expanding and its social benefits protruding, it has became a significant platform for the achievement of the development of agriculture and rural areas, as well as a platform to enhance the exchange of agricultural science and technology. Approved by the Ministry of Commerce, the 12th China (Shouguang) International Vegetable Sci-tech Fair will be held from April the 20th to May the 20th in Shouguang.
[10:00:41 March 22nd, 2011] Li Jianjun: The provincial press briefing is held here today.
Mr. Gao Hongbo, Deputy Director of the Provincial Government Office, Mr. Liu Weiping, Director of the Market Information Office of the provincial Department of Agriculture, Mr. Zhu Lanxi, Mayor of Shouguang, Mr. Sangwenjun, Vice Mayor of Shouguang, as well as Mr. Wang Qilong, Executive Deputy Director of the Organization Committee Office of the Fair are invited to give us a circular of the Fair and give answers to the reporters’ questions.
[10:00:51 March 22nd, 2011] Li Jianjun: Related comrades in charge of the Fair from the Department of Agriculture, the Department of Science and Technology, the Department of Commerce, the Department of Environment Protection, the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Shandong Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau, the National Tourism Administration, Bureau of Foreign Experts Affairs, the Shandong Council for the Promotion of International Trade, the Supply and Marketing Cooperatives, China Association for Science and Technology, the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, as well as Weifang Municipality also attend the conference.
[10:01:16 March 22nd, 2011] Li Jianjun: 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 Weifang also attend the briefing.
[10:01:25 March 22nd, 2011] Li Jianjun: First, I call on Mr. Zhu Lanxi to inform us the related situations.
[10:01:31 March 22nd, 2011] Zhu Lanxi: Friends from the press, ladies and gentlemen, good morning.
[10:01:59 March 22nd, 2011] Zhu Lanxi: First, on behalf of the Shouguang Municipal Party Committee and Government, as well as the organization committee of the Fair, I would like to give you the warmest welcome for your attending here and sincere gratitude for you consideration and support for Shouguang.
[10:02:14 March 22nd, 2011] Zhu Lanxi: Since 2000, under the support and participation of units and news media that sponsored the Fair, Shouguang has successively held 11 sessions of Fair successfully. The Fair has been the brand of Shouguang which has enforced the efficiency of agriculture and the increase on peasants income, and has pushed forward the over-all development of economy in Shouguang.
[10:02:17 March 22nd, 2011] Zhu Lanxi: The 12th China (Shouguang) International Vegetable Sci-tech Fair, themed by “Green, Sci-tech and Future” will be opened on April the 20th in the International Convention and Exhibition Center of Shouguang. I would like to take this opportunity to introduce you the preparation work of the Fair and related situations of our Shouguang.
[10:03:24 March 22nd, 2011] Zhu Lanxi: Firstly, the preparation work of the Fair is going smoothly. By the hard work of us, the preparation work of the Fair of this session is progressed steadily and shows the features of large scale, more focus and strong interaction. The area of the indoor exhibition hall reaches 155 thousand square kilometers, with over 2000 booths, more than 1000 vegetables and over 100 agricultural technologies. What’s special is that the Fair highlights leisure and sightseeing agriculture. We have constructed a picking garden take over 20 thousand square kilometers and the tourists can have the fun of picking up vegetables during the visit.
[10:03:42 March 22nd, 2011] Zhu Lanxi: Second, the Fair has enforced the fast development of modern agriculture of Shouguang. Because of the Fair, the farmers have been conscious of producing health and safe vegetables. For years, we have been deeply implementing the development strategy of “standardization, bases, brands, seeds and high-level”. And under this strategy, we have achieved a lot in the road of the production of green vegetables.
[10:04:18 March 22nd, 2011] Zhu Lanxi: Third, there is a strong momentum of economic development of Shouguang. Shouguang is located at the significant location of panel point of the Yellow River Delta Efficient Eco-economic Region, the Shandong Peninsula Blue Economic Zone and the Jiaodong Peninsula High-tech Industrial Area. In the January of this year, the Shandong Peninsula Blue Economic Zone became the national strategy and it’s a fresh start of our further development.
[10:04:18 March 22nd, 2011] Zhu Lanxi: We took this opportunity to work hard and have constructed Shouguang Coast Economic Development Area which takes a area of 900 square kilometers. Other infrastructure projects such as reservoir, railroad, ports and wind power are accelerated. We take the advantage of numerous intertidal zone and alkaline land to construct advanced manufacture area and industrial park and develop automobile manufacturing, marine chemical engineering, new energy resources and new materials. A good industrial base and strong area capacity has formed and the development space is broad. Our target is that we will make effort to form the initial shape of a blue economic industrial system with high level and strong competitiveness.
[10:05:56 March 22nd, 2011] Zhu Lanxi: Distinguished guests, Shouguang is taking its advantage of resource and the wonderful opportunity to accelerate into the new stage of leap-forward development. The development of Shouguang is inseparable from your consideration and support, and so here, on behalf of the Shouguang Municipal Party Committee and the Government to give my sincere please that you can continuously support the development of Shouguang.
[10:06:04 March 22nd, 2011] Zhu Lanxi: We believe that with the delicate preparation and a good industrial base, and with the consideration and leadership of departments that sponsor the Fair, as well as with support and help from levels of press and participation of the society, the 12th China (Shouguang) International Vegetable Sci-tech Fair will be successful.
[10:06:08 March 22nd, 2011] Zhu Lanxi: I hope you the distinguished guests a good health and smooth work. Thank you.
[10:07:08 March 22nd, 2011] Li Jianjun: I now call on Mr. Gao Hongbo to give us a speech.
[10:07:35 March 22nd, 2011] Gao Hongbo: Ladies and gentlemen, friends from the press, good morning.
[10:07:39 March 22nd, 2011] Gao Hongbo: The 12th China (Shouguang) International Vegetable Sci-tech Fair will be opened soon, and today the press conference is held here to inform you the preparation work of the Fair and further increase the scope of propaganda and create a good mood for the Fair to mobilize the public to positively participate the Fair to make sure that the Fair will be successful. And here I would like to give my warmest welcome to you for your coming and give my sincere gratitude to your support for the Fair.
[10:08:30 March 22nd, 2011] Gao Hongbo: The central Party Committee, State Council, Provincial Party Committee and government take priority to the work relating agriculture, rural areas and farmers and take promoting agricultural modernization the great mission during the 12th five-year plan.
[10:09:03 March 22nd, 2011] Gao Hongbo: At present, our province is thoroughly applying the Scientific Outlook on Development, changing agriculture growing way and restructuring the agricultural economy. As the departments that sponsor the Fair, the Provincial Party Committee and Government pay priority to the preparation work of the Fair. We hope that related institutions of our province can give your support and help to the Fair and mobilize the businesses and traders to participant the Fair. And we hope that the press will pay your attention to the Fair and give a fully report to the Fair and make good atmosphere in the province. We also hope that Weifang and Shouguang can sum up experience and innovate ideas to do the preparation work well.
[10:10:11 March 22nd, 2011] Gao Hongbo: I wish the 12th China (Shouguang) International Vegetable Sci-tech Fair a complete success and wish you health and success. Thank you.
[10:33:51 March 22nd, 2011] Li Jianjun: The Shouguang International Vegetable Sci-tech Fair is one of the fairs that important to the agricultural technology of our nation. The 12th Fair will be a fair with richer contents, and higher scientific content and strong business atmosphere. We hope that you the press can give a full report this press conference.
[10:33:55 March 22nd, 2011] Li Jianjun: That’s the end of the live broadcast and thank you for your attention.