Meeting with the Moldovan Members of Parliament

Monday, 29 May 2017 r.

At the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, a meeting of Undersecretary of State Ryszard Zarudzki with the delegation of the Committee on Agriculture and Food Industry of the Republic of Moldova was held.

Photo. Meeting of Undersecretary of State Ryszard Zarudzki with the Moldovan Members of Parliament

Photo. Meeting of Undersecretary of State Ryszard Zarudzki with the Moldovan Members of Parliament

The meeting was also attended by the members of the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development of the Polish Sejm. The visit of the Moldovan Members of Parliament to Poland is aimed at exchanging experiences and good practices, particularly in the context of adapting Moldovan agriculture to the requirements of the European Union.

Deputy Minister Zarudzki assessed cooperation between Poland and Moldova in the field of agriculture as lively. He confirmed the readiness of further sharing of Polish experiences and knowledge, inter alia, in terms of adapting agriculture to the EU standards, as well as rural development, with the Moldovan partners.

Ryszard Zarudzki expressed his hope to intensify Polish-Moldovan trade in agri-food goods. In this context, the Deputy Minister raised the issue of difficulties of access to the market for chilled poultry meat from Poland.

The Moldovan Members of Parliament highly appreciated the possibility of expert cooperation in the area of agriculture with Polish partners. The Chairman of the Committee on Agriculture and Food Industry of the Republic of Moldova Parliament expressed his hope that as a result of analysis of, inter alia, Polish experiences in achieving the EU standards, the Ministry of Agriculture of Moldova would develop an adequate policy for the development of the agricultural sector.