Researchers Hope GM Carp will be on Chinese Dinner Tables in Two to Five Years

While giant genetically modified Chinese carp may leap onto the nation’s dinner tables in about two years, scientists are urging that the promotion of GM fish should be conducted slowly and meticulously to avoid a public pushback. The development of GM fish will have great economic value, protect national food security and help build sustainable

Ukraine Hopes to See China Green Light Shipments of Fish, Animal Feed, Eggs, and Other Food Products

Ukraine is interested in expanding the presence of its agricultural producers in the Chinese market, Ukraine’s State Service for Food Safety and Consumer Protection said on Tuesday [15 August 2017]. In particular, this year, Ukraine plans to start exporting fish products and animal feeding stuff to China, the agency said in a statement following the

North Korean Seafood Imports by China Reportedly Slows at Liaoning’s Port of Dandong

A thriving trade in seafood across the Yalu River that separates China from North Korea has dramatically slowed, traders said, although there is still nearly a month to go for a UN deadline to tighten sanctions on North Korea as punishment for its missile tests. The UN Security Council unanimously passed a resolution on Saturday

UK Dog Food Company Targets the Mainland

The Chinese pet-care industry is one of the world’s fastest-growing and a United Kingdom company that specializes in fish-based animal food is targeting the nation’s rapidly expanding middle-class, and its love for pets. Fish4Dogs from England’s Worcestershire county, in the West Midlands, has been using e-commerce platforms to find Chinese customers who want good-quality food

Zhuhai CLZ Investment and Israeli Company Sign Agreements Relating to Seafood Production

Zhuhai Agricultural Investment Holding Group Co signed $3 million in deals with Israel-based Trendlines Group and Tiran Shipping at the 3rd China-Israel Investment Summit being held June 27 and 28. The investment is to jointly incubate and construct hi-tech agricultural projects…Full Article: City of Zhuhai June 2017 Key Point As a result of the agreement,

Alibaba’s Tmall to Distribute Driscoll’s Strawberries and Chicken of the Sea’s Canned Seafood

Following through on a pledge to support American employment, online retailer Alibaba Group Holding is teaming up with two U.S.-based food companies to sell in the Chinese market…Full Article: Nikkei Asian Review June 2017 Key Point In June 2017, during the Gateway business conference in Detroit, Alibaba Group (Tmall) signed Memorandum of Understanding agreements with