07/12/2020

NDRC: encourage local temporary storage and storage of poultry meat and aquatic products, increase consumption guidance
On March 25, the official website of the National Development and Reform Commission announced that in order to vigorously support the expansion of production of poultry meat and aquatic products, and promote the development of industrial scale, recently, the General Office of the National Development and Reform Commission and the General Office of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs jointly issued the “On Multiple Measures to Promote Poultry MeatNotice on Expanding Production Guarantee Supply of Aquatic Products (hereinafter referred to as “Notice”).  The “Notice” specifies that it is necessary to respond scientifically to the prevention and control of the new coronary pneumonia epidemic, to effectively solve the problems of “selling difficulties” and product backlogs faced by the current poultry and aquaculture industry, to speed up the resumption of production and production of related enterprises, to improve the modernization of large-scale breeding, and to improve slaughter.Supporting capabilities such as processing cold-chain distribution promote the optimization and upgrading of the entire industrial chain and ensure the stable development of the poultry and aquatic industry.The draft “Notice” should further strengthen the support for the production of poultry meat and aquatic products, give full play to the role of local government special bonds, increase investment support within the central budget, comprehensively use credit, reduce concessions, financial discounts and other financial means to help capital turnoverDifficult enterprises get through the difficulties.In addition, the “Notice” also requires strengthening the market size, strengthening the monitoring and forecasting mechanism, encouraging local temporary storage and storage of poultry meat and aquatic products, increasing consumption guidance, increasing territorial responsibilities, and strengthening the “vegetable basket” mayor accountability system to ensure that support policies are obtainedEffectiveness.  Next, the National Development and Reform Commission, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs will work with the relevant departments to do a good job in the additional work of the “Notice”, make every effort to promote the supply and stability of prices in the poultry and aquatic products market, and strive to increase the level of industrial scale development.Reporter Zhang Shuxin editor Sun Yong proofreading Liu Jun