The Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Modern Agricultural Coordinated Development Symposium was held in Beijing on March 14. One of the key events at the symposium was the signing of the “Agricultural Cooperative Development Framework Agreement” by the three regions. The agreement consists of three parts. First, Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei agreed to shift their focus toward the agricultural function of cities and explore the realization of various forms of urban agriculture together…Full Article: Beijing Government Mar 2015
- The two municipalities and province will also work together on formulating an international export and marketing strategy.
- Hebei province envelopes both the municipalities of Beijing and Tianjin. Beijing and Tianjin are “Tier 1” markets within China, with Tianjin operating a major trading port in Bohai Bay. In 2013, Hebei was China’s largest pear producer and second largest grape producer.