Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Deputy Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry J.Saule met with delegates led by Mahmoud Farazandeh, Vice Minister and Director General for East Asia and Oceania Affairs of the Iranian Foreign Affairs Ministry.
At the beginning of the meeting, Deputy Minister J.Saule expressed gratitude for the close cooperation in food and agriculture sector over the past 10 years. She also emphasized that Mongolia put a request to export meat, particularly goat meat, to Iran and the country expressed to study it.
Deputy Minister J.Saule said the proposal will be seriously considered and an official response will be sent as two humped camels are rare in the world and the camel population makes small part in Mongolian livestock. Deputy Minister invited the delegates to visit the National complex for livestock gene pool, which was recently established. She also restated willingness to increase the amount of export meat to Iran.