To encourage compatriots to return to Taiwan to engage in business opportunity exchange, the Overseas Community Affairs Council (OCAC) invited overseas compatriot and overseas-based Taiwanese business people who are interested in cooperating with or investing in the new agricultural industry in Taiwan to take part in this activity to drive investment and industrial development and facilitate the exchange of business opportunities and technical cooperation with new agricultural industry businesses in Taiwan. The New Agriculture Overseas Compatriot Entrepreneurs Visiting Group visited Taiwan between June 25 and 30. The Group visited important agricultural administration agencies such as the Agricultural Technology Research Institute, Taiwan Agricultural Research Institute, Council of Agriculture (COA), Taiwan Seed Improvement and Propagation Station, COA, Taiwan Orchid Plantation, The World Vegetable Center, and Kaohsiung District Agricultural Research and Extension Center; visits were also arranged to six agricultural enterprises, namely, Tai-I Ecological Leisure Farm, Taichung Young Farmers’ Development Association (Farmer Talking Co. Ltd), Sun Fresh Co. Ltd, Nice Garden Industrial Co. Ltd (Nextland), Solar Farm Corp. and Known-You Seed Co. Ltd; a business opportunity matching meeting was also held in which 15 outstanding suppliers in Taiwan’s new agriculture sector were invited to attend to facilitate the exchange of related business opportunities. Group members said that their visit was very rewarding and will be of substantial assistance in developing their overseas operations.
2018 OCAC New Agriculture Overseas Compatriot Entrepreneurs Visiting Group members heard an introduction to overseas compatriot affairs
A welcome lunch was held for the 2018 OCAC New Agriculture Overseas Compatriot Entrepreneurs Visiting Group.Director-General Wong,Shu-Hwa,Department of Business Affairs showed greetings from Minister of OCAC,Amb.Hsin-Hsing Wu,Ph.D.
June 25: Visit to the Agricultural Technology Research Institute
June 26: Visit to the Taiwan Agricultural Research Institute
June 26: Visit to Tai-I Ecological Leisure Farm
June 26: Visit to the Taiwan Seed Improvement and Propagation Station
June 16: Visit to Taichung Young Farmers’ Development Association
June 27: Visit to Sun Fresh Co. Ltd
June 27: Visit to Nice Garden Co. Ltd
June 27: Visit to Solar Farm Corp.
June 27: Visit to Taiwan Orchid Plantation
June 28: Visit to The World Vegetable Center
June 28: Visit to the Kaohsiung District Agricultural Research and Extension Center
June 28: Visit to Known-You Seed Co. Ltd
June 29: Business opportunity matching meeting
June 29: Representatives of companies attending the business matching meeting photographed with Group members
June 29: General discussion meeting- chaired by OCAC Vice Minister Roy Yuan-Rong Leu
June 29: General discussion meeting-Group Leader Chen Chan-Hsiang and Roy Yuan-Rong Leu
Farewell lunch for the 2018 OCAC New Agriculture Overseas Compatriot Entrepreneurs Visiting Group
June 30: Cultural trip-Liu Fuwen Ceramics Studio
June 30: Cultural trip: Pingxi