A group of Chinese agricultural experts on Wednesday [13 April 2016] joined other Cote d’Ivoire farmers at the Chinese-funded rice farming project in Guiguidou, Divo sub-region, some 180 km from Abidjan, to plant rice seedlings just before the start of the rain season. Just like the support provided in other sectors such as infrastructure construction and industry, China is supporting Cote d’Ivoire in the agricultural sector…Full Article: Xinhua Apr 2016

Key Point

  • In 1995, the Sino-Cote d’Ivoire agricultural cooperation program was launched.

ChinaAg Comment

  • As of May 2015, according to China’s Ministry of Agriculture, China has signed more than 30 agricultural cooperation agreements with 17 African nations, including Rwanda, Mozambique and Cote d’Ivoire.

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