Mission to the People’s Republic of China
11 December 2006
Mission to the People’s Republic of China: Following the Conference in Vietnam, the Executive Director visited Beijing for a meeting with the Director of the International Organizations Department of the Ministry of Commerce, Mr. Yao, on 11 December at which he discussed the current work programme and priorities of the ICO and the process of reviewing the future of the current International Coffee Agreement. He also had the opportunity to meet members of the Coffee Association of China who explained the work they were carrying out in developing consumption through education of consumers. The Association indicated its interest in China becoming a Member of the ICO.
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