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The 2023 China Aquatic Products Conference was held in Xiamen

The conference was guided by the Fisheries and Fisheries Administration Bureau of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, the Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences, and the National Fisheries Technology Promotion Station, the China Fisheries Society. With the theme of "Focusing on Healthy Business Formats and Reconstructing the Balance of Production and Marketing", the conference focused on key species and important links to explore the global water industry. Changes in the international trade situation of products and domestic consumption trends.

Yu Xiujuan, deputy director of the National Fisheries Technology Promotion Station of the China Fisheries Society, Wang Dan, director of the Science and Technology and Market Processing Division of the Fisheries and Fisheries Administration Bureau of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, and Lin Huaiyuan, member of the party group and chief engineer of the Xiamen Ocean Development Bureau, attended the conference.

Entrusted by Director Liu Xinzhong, Wang Dan delivered a speech at the conference on behalf of the Fisheries and Fisheries Administration Bureau of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs. She said that the "China Aquatic Products Conference" was founded in 2020 to overcome the impact of the epidemic and continue to be held every year. It has played an active and effective role in boosting industry confidence, gathering industry wisdom, and helping the industry cope with internal and external challenges, and has gradually grown into a platform for regular gatherings and exchanges in the industry.

Wang Dan, Director of the Science, Technology and Market Processing Division of the Fisheries and Fisheries Administration Bureau of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs

This conference will focus on hot topics such as production and sales balance, market expansion, channel innovation, quality and safety, and focus on key areas such as processing, market, circulation and the construction of the entire industry chain to conduct in-depth discussions. It is an important measure to promote modernization. It is hoped that the China Aquatic Products Conference will adhere to the characteristics of pragmatism, efficiency, brainstorming, and continuous innovation, provide participants with a platform to understand the situation, study problems, reflect demands, and achieve win-win cooperation, and jointly build the conference brand.

Han Yang, director and researcher of the Rural Economic Research Department of the Development Research Center of the State Council

In the main forum's Situation Insights and Industry Prospects section, Han Yang, director and researcher of the Rural Economic Research Department of the Development Research Center of the State Council, made a report on "Domestic and International Dual Cycles: Agricultural Challenges and Opportunities", focusing on agricultural and rural economy and policies, agricultural opening and Sharing content on international cooperation, marine and fishery economic policies, etc., she pointed out that we should build a new development pattern with the domestic cycle as the main body and the domestic and international dual cycles promoting each other, and give full play to my country's ultra-large-scale market and the diversified food supply system of "agriculture, forestry, animal husbandry, and fishery" advantages to meet the people’s needs for a better life.

Li Yongjian, researcher at the Institute of Financial Strategy, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

Li Yongjian, a researcher at the Institute of Financial Strategy of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, gave a report on "New Retail of Aquatic Products: New Business Formats, New Models and New Developments", sharing the development status of national aquatic product e-commerce, innovative models, cross-border e-commerce and other aspects. He mentioned that the overall market size of China's aquatic products e-commerce will exceed 70 billion yuan in 2023. There is still huge development potential in the future, but risks are also present. New products, new business formats, and new models are constantly emerging. Home delivery services, live streaming e-commerce, and cross-border e-commerce are performing well. Long-term development remains to be seen.

Cui He, President of China Aquatic Products Circulation and Processing Association

Cui He, President of the China Aquatic Products Circulation and Processing Association, discussed the topic of "Global Aquatic Products Outlook and Restructuring of my country's Aquatic Products Production and Marketing Balance", focusing on aquatic product production changes, trade changes, my country's fishery challenges and trends, etc., and analyzed the current situation from a global perspective. Digital interpretation and in-depth analysis of domestic and foreign aquatic product markets were conducted, and forward-looking predictions were made on the reconstruction of the balance of production and sales of aquatic products in my country.

Shi Tongcai, Vice Chairman of Quanlian Centralized Aquatic Products (Guangdong) Co., Ltd.

Shi Tongcai, Vice Chairman of Quanlian Central Procurement Aquatic Products (Guangdong) Co., Ltd., focused on "Building a Global Digital Intelligent Frozen Products Import Supply Chain Service Platform" and demonstrated the financial supply chain model of Quanlian Central Procurement and the digital and intelligent aquatic production ecological chain. Innovative ideas for building and upgrading the industrial Internet.

At the opening ceremony, the signing and licensing ceremony of the "China Aquatic Products Circulation and Processing Association-Live E-commerce Operation Base" was held. The government of Shidao Management District, Rongcheng City, Shandong Province guided Taixiang Group to establish Haixuan Tianxia Culture Media Technology Co., Ltd., and cooperated with the association's e-commerce department, Pengtai E-commerce Group, to establish the "Association Live Streaming E-commerce Operation Base", and the base was officially put into operation. It will better assist member companies and empower them to take off in the field of live streaming e-commerce.

The conference held a number of sub-forums and special discussions at the same time, focusing on aquatic product consumption, high-end imported seafood market expansion, innovative development of corporate channels, international trade and market of bulk aquatic products, etc., to analyze and judge development trends. Focusing on the development of bullfrog, seahorse, and clam industries, the trade and market of shrimp, tilapia, squid, cod, salmon, pangasius, and tuna, as well as the certification of cultured large yellow croaker, and the establishment of a traceability management system for legal products, the aquatic products industry will be discussed The road of innovation and development provides new ideas and motivation for the sustainable development of the industry.

This conference has received strong support from the fishery authorities, the six major national modern fishery industry technology systems, multiple industry associations, science and technology alliances, scientific research institutes, international institutions, enterprises, and the media. It invites representatives from aquatic product production, processing, circulation, Representatives from trading and other enterprises, supermarkets, restaurants, hotels, e-commerce platforms, live broadcast platforms, as well as enterprises and institutions engaged in community group buying, supply chain, dish research and development, and condiment production attended the meeting.

In 2023, my country's economy and society will fully resume normal operations, and the global political and economic situation is complex. Against this background, we have successfully held the China Aquatic Products Conference for four consecutive years, responded to changes in the aquatic product market with a positive attitude, and played an important role as an engine for smoothing the domestic circulation of consumption. The participating experts, scholars, and colleagues inside and outside the industry brainstormed, enlightened each other, and condensed and expanded industry consensus. This is not only an important measure to implement the rural revitalization strategy, but also has positive significance in promoting the modernization of my country's fishery.

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