About the Project
The Sino-German Agricultural Centre (DCZ) is a joint initiative of the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs of the People’s Republic of China (MARA).
Recent developments in China with relevance to Sino-German cooperation in the agricultural sector and current DCZ activities!
Latest DCZ Publications
Brief analyses, studies and policy briefs looking into current topics of the agricultural sector in China and Germany.
DCZ Smart Agriculture Website
Learn about the perspectives of political decision-makers, entrepreneurs and farmers on smart agriculture.
June 5, 2018 Lecture and presentation at China Food Business event in Shanghai
by Johannes Kluge
12 representatives of German export companies and 40 representatives of Chinese importers took part in the event sponsored by the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL) and hosted by the German Export Service GmbH and the GIC Greater China – Shanghai. In a workshop, information was provided on new customs and import regulations, primarily on the problems of certification of organic products and approval procedures, as well as on logistics procedures (DHL). At invitation of the organizers, Dr. Jaksch informed about the tasks and goals of the DCZ project. Later during an onsite inspection at Shanghai METRO and Citymarket stores, Dr. Jaksch explained how synergy effects can be used to improve product placement of products of German origin.