updated Jan 9, 2017

Vice Minister of MOA Niu Dun visiting SCSFRI and PRFRI in Guangdong

Vice Minister of MOA Mr. Niu Dun visited South China Sea Fisheries Research Institute and Pearl River Fisheries Research Institute on January 6, accompanied by Deputy Director of Bureau of Fisheries of MOA Mr. Cui Lifeng, and Mr. Wu Zhuang and Mr. Chen Liangrao of South China Sea Fishery Administration and Marine and Fisheries Bureau of Guangdong Province.

Prof. Jia Xiaoping, Director of SCSFRI presented the Minister with provincial and ministerial level research projects and new achievements, top 10 research highlights, and research progress in aquatic food safety and quality, fishery resource release and enhancement, and building of artificial reef. Vice Minister Niu Dun fully affirmed the outstanding contributions made by SCSFRI. He stressed that SCSFRI should seize opportunities to develop, train more talented researchers, encourage innovation and promote application.


In PRFRI, Prof. Wu Shuqin, Director of PRFRI presented their research progress in six fields: fishery resource and environment, freshwater fish culture, pond aquaculture mode upgrade, aquatic animal disease control and prevention, ornamental fish, aquatic experimental fish. Vice Minister Niu spoke highly of the research achievements of PRFRI. He encouraged researchers to adhere to scientific research, take national priorities and hot issues as the starting point, and continuously improve the research capability and capacity.