China Considering Imports of Armenian Honey
China is considering imports of honey from Armenia, the press service of the State Food Safety Service said today. It said a Chinese delegation of food safety experts has arrived in Armenia to get acquainted on sport with the conditions of production and the quality of Armenian honey and beekeeping products with the prospect of their subsequent imports to China.
During the meeting the head of the State Food Safety Service Ishkhan Karapetyan attached importance to cooperation between the two structures to stimulate exports of various commodity groups.
He also stressed that Armenia has huge potential for exporting not only honey, but also other products, describing Armenian products are safe and competitive in foreign markets. The parties were said to have discussed the procedures for importing and exporting of goods from Armenia and food safety monitoring mechanisms.