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Chinese cereal buyers explore opportunities to trade with UK

Staff Writer |
Chinese cereal buyers have made a special visit to the UK to explore new opportunities for importing wheat and barley into China.

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Organised by the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB), the four-day visit included a tour of a farm and grain store to showcase the high levels of cleanliness of UK grain.

The delegation, who were from the private sector and state-owned companies, also had a tour of Portbury to see what happens to grain once it leaves the farm gate and learn about the intake processes.

They also had the opportunity to meet with representatives of the UK industry as well as the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra).

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