From October 21st to 22nd, Yu Jianhua, Deputy Secretary of the Party Leadership Group, International Trade Negotiator and Vice Minister of the Ministry of Commerce, went to Yilong County, Nanchong City to conduct research on the promotion of counterpart assistance and hosted a symposium. He emphasized that efforts should be made to enhance the “hematopoietic function” of poverty-stricken areas, promote industrial development, and promote the overall revitalization of rural areas.
Fu Yan, Special Commissioner of the Ministry of Commerce in Chengdu, Teng Zhongping, Deputy Secretary-General of the Provincial Government, and Zeng Qing, Director of the Provincial Department of Commerce, participated in the research and symposium; Municipal Party Committee Secretary Liu Qiang accompanied the investigation and reported on the relevant work of Nanchong City.
While investigating the modern sericulture industrial park in Tumen Tonggu District, Yilong County, Yu Jianhua walked into the leading enterprise’s intelligent sericulture greenhouse and sericulture product display room. He also inspected the surrounding mulberry fields and emphasized the need to give full play to the leading role of leading enterprises and establish a full industrial chain from “a piece of mulberry” to “a piece of clothing”. At the same time, he focused on the integration of production and research and scientific and technological support to make modern agriculture bigger and stronger. industry. It is necessary to innovate mechanisms and models, build interest connection mechanisms, mobilize the enthusiasm of all parties, and jointly promote rural revitalization.
Yu Jianhua investigated the Ministry of Commerce-aided industrial demonstration base located in Tumen Town. According to local officials, the Ministry of Commerce assisted the construction of a modern sericulture industry in Yilong covering 1,018 acres, benefiting people in three villages. Local people have achieved a steady increase in income by selling mulberry leaves to enterprises, developing mulberry branch edible fungi, and intercropping vegetables under the forest. Yu Jianhua expressed gratification at the vitality that industrial revitalization has brought to rural areas and the income-increasing benefits it has brought to farmers. He hopes to speed up the consolidation and expansion of poverty alleviation achievements and effectively connect them with rural revitalization, making agriculture more high-quality and efficient, villages more livable and suitable for farmers, and farmers Richer and richer. He also came to the Yilong Sericulture Expert Courtyard established by the Provincial Academy of Agricultural Sciences to learn from professional and technical personnel and local cadres and the masses about science and technology supporting agriculture and increasing people’s income.
Yu Jianhua pointed out that the Ministry of Commerce has provided continuous counterpart assistance for 34 years, helping Nanchong and Yilong achieve decisive success in poverty alleviation. Next, counterpart assistance should be based on the actual needs of rural revitalization, focusing on enhancing “hematopoietic function” and assisting the development of local industries. The Ministry of Commerce will give full play to its advantages in connecting domestic and foreign countries, connecting urban and rural areas, and connecting production and sales, and will carefully study and help introduce labor-intensive industries that are beneficial to solving employment problems and advanced manufacturing industries that are conducive to consolidating development potential. At the same time, we will continue to dispatch assistance teams to Yilong to create a better future with local cadres and the masses.
In his report, Liu Qiang said that industrial development is the key to consolidating the results of poverty alleviation, promoting rural revitalization, and promoting long-term development. We will further act in accordance with the laws of the market, effectively optimize the business environment, attract, retain and develop enterprises, live up to the deep friendship of the Ministry of Commerce to the people of the old areas, and jointly write a new chapter of counterpart assistance in the new era.
Shen Yifan, the head of the relevant departments and bureaus of the Ministry of Commerce and the deputy mayor of the municipal government, accompanied the investigation.