Ni Hongxing

Director-General of the Agricultural Trade Promotion Center, Ministry of Agriculture of China

Dr. Ni Hongxing is currently serving as the Director-General of the Agricultural Trade Promotion Center under the Ministry of Agriculture of China, which mainly functions as providing policy analysis for China’s participation in WTO and bilateral negotiations on Agriculture. Before that until 2003, Ni worked as the Division Director of International Cooperation Department in the same Ministry, mainly in charge of WTO negotiations on agriculture, as well as FAO/WFP/IFAD/UNDP Projects and meetings/conferences. From 1993 to 1995, Ni was the Second Secretary of Permanent Representation of China to the FAO in Rome. Ni received his education of agricultural economics in Nanjing Agricultural University from 1980 to 1987 and obtained his PhD of AG Economics in China Agricultural University in 2002.