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Hubei agricultural project in Mozambique selected China’s overseas pilot demonstration area

Source: hubei.gov.cn 08/09/2017 04:08:39

The Sino - Mozambique agricultural technology demonstration center, which was undertaken by the Reclamation Bureau of Hubei in Mozambique, was selected into the first pilot areas for agricultural cooperation abroad, according to a list released by the Ministry of Agriculture recently.

The Sino - Mozambique agricultural technology demonstration center is the first of its kind that China is helping to create in Africa. Located in Boane, 30 km southwest of Maputo, the capital of Mozambique, the project covers an area of 52 hectares with a total investment of 40 million yuan.

The project started buiding in July 2009, passed completion acceptance in Novmeber 2010 and was handed over to Mozambique in July 2011.

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(hubei.gov.cn by Ruan Xinqi)