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Dutch Delegation to Visit Iksan

According to Yonhap News,

(IKSAN=Yonhap News) An economic delegation from Barneveld, the Netherlands will visit Iksan City from October 20 to 23 to look around Korea’s first national food cluster, which is under construction.


Barneveld is home to Food Valley, the world renowned food cluster.

Barneveld Mayor Asje van Dijk and his economic delegation of food entrepreneurs, officials at universities, public servants and officials at the Embassy of the Netherlands in Korea will meet the leaders of local companies and officials at agricultural, livestock and fisheries cooperatives to discuss measures to strengthen economic cooperation and tour the national food cluster.

"We are making progress in attracting investment in the national food cluster to transform Iksan into a global food city. We will expand our food diplomacy with global food cities," said a city official.

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Source: Yonhap News (Sept. 18, 2015)

** This article was translated from the Korean.