Yili Group Looks to Acquire Australia’s Murray Goulburn

Chinese dairy giant Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Co plans to acquire Murray Goulburn, Australia’s biggest dairy products company, The Australian newspaper reported Wednesday [20 September 2017]. The proposed bidders include Mengniu Dairy and CR Ng Fung, according to the report…Full Article: The Global Times Sept 2017 Key Point In May 2017, Yili Group attempted

Agricultural Demonstration Zones Promoting Water Recycling and Minimal Agrochemical Usage to be Set Up in China

China has earmarked 605 million yuan (around 90 million U.S. dollars) from the central budget to bolster eco-agriculture. The funds will be used for 61 circular projects, projects which create economic development through environment and resource protection, including water recycling and standardized production, in 23 provincial areas to develop a sustainable rural economy, the Ministry

China’s Organic Food Companies Reportedly Number More than 10,000

China has more than 10,000 accredited green food companies producing more than 26,000 types of products, latest statistics showed. China’s green food industry is growing fast, and gradually expanding its market share, said Wang Yunhao, director of China Green Food Development Center (CGFDC) which oversees the country’s organic food standards…Full Article: Xinhua Aug 2017 Key

Jiangxi Province’s Ganzhou Links Up with Warsaw

A new China-Europe freight train was launched Tuesday [15 August 2017], linking Poland with Ganzhou in east China’s Jiangxi Province. The train, loaded with 41 containers of furniture, electronic goods, clothes and toys, departed from Ganzhou for Warsaw, Poland through Manzhouli port in north China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region…Full Article: ECNS.cn Aug 2017 Key Point

Inner Mongolia Promotes Cistanche deserticola (TCM Herb) Production

Herdsmen in northern China’s Inner Mongolia autonomous region have been supplementing their modest incomes by growing desert plants, using advanced techniques under the guidance of an enterprising Chinese pharmaceutical company. Alxa League, an administrative division of Inner Mongolia, is a region notable for its fragile ecological environment, with two-thirds of its land covered by desert…Full

Inner Mongolian E-commerce Industrial Park Looks to Boost Agricultural Trade

Farmers in North China’s Inner Mongolia autonomous region are connecting with new technology, as well as the land, to sell their produce. Hetao E-commerce Industrial Park in Wuyuan county of Bayannur League has helped them sell their agricultural goods online and increase their incomes…Full Article: China Daily Aug 2017 Key Point Founded in 2015 and