Expert: Cooperation in Agriculture Will Boost Trade Among BRICS Nations

Sharing best practices in agriculture among the five BRICS countries can address the issue of food security, a leading Indian expert in the sector has said, according to an article on HindustanTimes.com.

Increased cooperation in the sector will also increase trade between Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa, the five members of the group, said VS Sahney, chairperson of the BRICS agricultural business forum.

Sahney, who attended the recently concluded 9th BRICS summit in the coastal city of Xiamen in southeastern China, said cooperation in agriculture will also positively impact climate change.

The five countries should work to harmonize “quality parameters” and “quarantine restrictions”, said Sahney, chairperson of the Sun Group.

Read more at HindustanTimes.com.

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