At the invitation of Ministry of Agriculture of China, the Minister of the Serbian Agricultural, Forestry and Water Resources Management Ministry headed a delegation to visit China from April 24th to 29th in 2009. The delegation visited JAAS on April 27th with an aim to strengthen the mutual collaborations and interactions in agriculture. On April 27th, Deputy Dean of JAAS, Mr. Chang Youhong, met the distinguished guests at the Building of Comprehensive Affairs. JAAS Dean Yan Shaohua chaired the reception and delivered the welcome speech. The two sides employed the multi-media facilities to brief the respective organization, explore and exchange views on the mutually interested fields, and reached the consensus to encourage each foreign affair division to coordinate the related institutes to step up the ties and conduct the in-depth exchanges and cooperation. After the reception, the foreign guests visited the labs of Food Inspection Institute of JAAS with the accompaniment of the JAAS senior leaders.
Chiefs from the Ministry of Agriculture of China and from Jiangsu Provincial Hall of Forestry accompanied the Serbian guests on the visit. And leaders from Institute of Animal Sciences, the State Animal Biological Product Engineering Technology Center, Agricultural Produce Processing Institute, and Institute of Animal Sciences of JAAS and specialists and scholars from Institute of Grain Crops and Food Inspection Institute of JAAS involved in the exchanges.