China Overuses Chemical Fertilizers by Almost Double the Internationally Recognized Limit

Surveys show that over forty percent of cultivated land has been degraded, mainly via the overuse of chemical fertilizers, Guangming Daily reported. Cultivated land in China is classified into three grades – high, medium and low yield croplands, at 498 million mu (33.2 million hectares), 818 million mu [~54 million ha] and 510 million mu

Chongqing Engineering Company Signs Agreement with Jordan to Construct a Fertilizer Factory

Jordan Phosphate Mines Co. signed a memorandum of understanding on Monday [15 September 2014] with China’s Chongqing Minmetal and Machinery Import and Export Co. Ltd. to build a factory for producing fertilizers in Aqaba in south of Jordan, the state-run Petra news agency reported. The development of the factory will initially cost 350 million U.S.

Morocco Courting China to Invest in the Construction of Phosphate Fertilizer Factories

During the Afro-Chinese Investment Forum, Mr. Terrab asserted that the fertilizer industry is the most appropriate for joint investment by the Office Charifians Des Phosphates and China and provided data to justify his claims, according to the same source. Mr. Terrab revealed that Africa needs more than 20 million tons of fertilizer which necessitates the

Shaanxi Province-Based Fertilizer Company Launched 2 New Fertilizer Products & Added 12 New Distributors

China Green Agriculture, Inc. announced that it launched two new fertilizer products and added 12 new distributors in the second quarter ended December 31, 2012. The two new fertilizer products, one broad-spectrum fertilizer product and one functional fertilizer product, were launched by Shaanxi TechTeam Jinong Humic Acid Product Co., Ltd, the Company’s fertilizer operating subsidiary

Swiss Fertilizer Trader and China’s Sinochem to Market Chinese Fertilizers in Latin America & Africa

Sinochem Fertilizer Co, Ltd., China’s largest fertilizer supplier and distributor, covering the whole industry chain of resource, R&D, production, distribution, and agrochemical service, and Keytrade AG have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to market Sinochem Fertilizer’s fertilizers and other top quality Chinese fertilizers in Latin America and Africa. Sinochem Fertilizer has a well-deserved international reputation

China eyes Canadian potash, fertilizer sectors

Two of China’s largest state-owned energy giants – CNOOC and Sinopec – have expressed interest to the federal government about investing in Canada’s potash sector and fertilizer production, government documents obtained by Postmedia News show. The documents also reveal the Conservative government was aware for the past year, well before the recent controversy over foreign