China to form state grain and reserves administration

2018-03-13 06:01:58 GMT2018-03-13 14:01:58(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

BEIJING, March 13 (Xinhua) -- China will set up a state grainand reserves administration, according to a plan submitted to thenational legislature for deliberations on Tuesday.

Responsibilities of the commission include the stocking,rotation and management of the nation's strategic and emergency-aidmaterials, including grain, cotton and sugar.

The State Administration of Grain will be dismantled, accordingto the plan on institutional restructuring of the State Councilsubmitted to the ongoing first session of the 13th NationalPeople's Congress. Enditem