Presses

 

3rd International Agricultural Exhibition & America Crop Protection Forum Successfully Held in Colombia

  The 3rd International Agricultural Exhibition & America Crop Protection Forum, organized by the China Crop Protection Industry Association (CCPIA), co-organized by the Colombian Chinese Investment and Commerce Chamber, was successfully held in Bogota, Colombia on July 26 and 27, 2018. This event was an excellent platform for actively promoting the technical exchange and trade...
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Sino-U.S. Trade War to Sound the Alarm for Reform of China’s Agriculture

After the U.S. government announced to impose 25-per-cent tariffs on US $34-billion worth of Chinese foods, the spokesperson of the Ministry of Commerce pointed out on August 2 that bad things can turn into good things, challenges can turn into opportunities, and we have confidence in achieving the goal of high-quality economic development. In terms...
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The Total Output of China’s Agrochemicals down 12.1% in June,2018

According to statistics, total output of China  pesticide in June of 2018 is 207,446 tons, drop 12.1% YoY. The top provinces of pesticide output are Jiangsu with the output of 64,598 tons, Hubei province with the output of 33,115 tons and Henan province with the output of 24,185 tons. Category Total output of Pesticides in...
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Syngenta Release Its Semi-annual Report: Pesticide Sales are $5.5 Billion

Sales in the first half of the year are $7.25 billion, rising 5%. Without the antimonopoly assets stripping in beetroot seeds and compulsory plant protection, sales increased 7%. Plant protection: sales grew 6%, and the growth was 8% excluding asset stripping. Seeds: sales were flat, and sales growth was 5% excluding asset stripping of beetroot...
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A Brief Introduction of China Pesticide Export Status in 2017

In 2017, China’s pesticide export total volume reached 146, 7600 tons, an increase of 6.9% YOY, and the export value reached 6.76 billion US dollars, a sharp increase of 20.4%. China’s pesticide export trade is shifting from a traditional quantity-driven growth model to a quality-oriented growth model. Asia was the largest export market, and its...
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New Tariff may Have an Impact on Export of Chinese Chemicals

The latest reports say a 25 percent tariff — instead of the original 10 percent — would be proposed on $200 billion of Chinese goods ranging from electrical machinery to leather goods to seafood, by the administration of US President Donald Trump, which may have an impact on exports of chemical products. The tariff increase...
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Pesticide, sewage remain problems in rural areas

Environmental challenges caused by pesticide overuse and untreated sewage remain a major obstacle for China in its modernization of agriculture and rural areas by 2050, according to a report released on July 25. The Chinese Academy of Social Sciences’ Rural Development Report 2018 focuses on agricultural development and the living conditions of residents in rural...
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Vice Minister Yu Xinrong Meets Austrian Federal Vice Minister and Secretary-general of Sustainability and Tourism Planck

On July 26, Vice Minister Yu Xinrong met with Joseph Planck, Austrian Federal Vice Minister and Secretary-General of Sustainability and Tourism in Vienna, Austria. They exchanged in-depth views on promoting bilateral agricultural cooperation. Yu expressed that China-Austria agricultural cooperation had a sound foundation and bilateral trade in agricultural products has experienced a rapid development in...
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The “New UPL” Emerges With the Acquisition of Arysta

UPL Corporation Limited will acquire Arysta Lifescience Inc. for $4.2 billion to form a new company that will be the fifth largest agrichemical company in terms of annual sales. ( UPL ) UPL Corporation Limited will acquire Arysta Lifescience Inc. for $4.2 billion to form a new company that will be the fifth largest agrichemical...
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Xingfa Group to Expand Organic Silicon Project

Xingfa Group (600141), the company released an announcement of project investment on July 23, which subsidiary Xingrui intends to expand the capacity of organic silicon monomer from the existing 200,000 t/a to 360,000 t/a through bank loans and self-raised investment of 688 million yuan. The construction period is 24 months.
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