Head of Odesa regional administration Maksym Stepanov and vice governor of the government of Jiangxi Province Xie Ru have signed a letter of intent to establish cooperation between Odesa region and the Chinese province.
“I know that agriculture is developing at a high level in Jiangxi. And you have interesting projects for processing agricultural products that we could jointly implement. I hope that our meeting will lead to a strong relationship between Odesa region and Jiangxi province,” the press service of the regional administration quoted Stepanov as saying following the meeting, which was held on Wednesday.
In turn, vice governor Xie Ru stressed that Ukraine and China should become strategic partners and noted the beauty and prospects of Odesa region.
“After the start of construction of the new Silk Road, our relations with Odesa region should deepen. Your region has access to the sea, beautiful nature and rich resources – this is very important,” said the vice governor of Jiangxi Province.
After finalizing the terms, the parties plan to develop cooperation in trade, construction of basic infrastructure, investment, science and technology, industry, agriculture, education and culture.