Hong Kong Investment Company to Construct Cassava Processing Factory in Cambodia

Green Leader (Cambodia) Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of China’s Hong Kong-based Green Leader Holdings Group, on Sunday [1 April 2018] began the construction of its first cassava processing plant in Cambodia’s southeastern Kratie province…Full Article: Xinhua Apr 2018 Key Points Within 5 years (~2023), Green Leader Holdings Group (HKG: 0061) hopes to have 20 cassava

Chinese Company to Work with Nigeria’s Cross River Basin Development Authority on Cassava Production

Nigeria’s southeast Cross River Basin Development Authority (RBDA) is collaborating with a Chinese firm, Ruyi Holdings Group, on large-scale cassava production. The partnership would also include the construction of a hydro-electric power plant for the catchment area, Bassey Nkposong, Managing Director of the Authority, said in a statement reaching Xinhua on Wednesday [31 January 2018]…Full

China and Kazakhstan Establish Potato Research Facility in Xinjiang Region

A potato research institute has been established in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. The institute, co-founded by research agencies and companies from China and Kazakhstan, aims to increase regional exchanges for the development of the potato industry…Full Article: Xinhua Sept 2017 Key Points By 2020, according to the Ministry of Agriculture, China hopes to

China Maintains Anti-Dumping Duties on EU Potato Starch Imports

China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOC) has decided to extend anti-subsidy duties levied on potato starch imported from the EU for another five years, starting Saturday [16 September 2017]. Potato starch imports from the EU are subject to anti-subsidy duties ranging from 7.5 to 12.4 percent, according to an MOC ruling on Sept 17, 2011…Full Article:

Scottish Research Scientists to Work with Shandong’s Xisen Potato Industry Group

Scottish potato experts have joined forces with China’s potato processor Xisen Potato Industry Group to create a 3 million-pound ($3.87 million) potato research facility in Shandong Province. Xisen and the Chinese government will fund the lab which will be run in collaboration with potato scientists from the James Hutton Institute, an agricultural research center based

China’s Epoch Agriculture Signed Cassava Agreement with Tanzania

The government has described a-one billion US dollar partnership agreement on commercialisation of cassava farming and processing with Tanzania Agricultural Export Processing Zone Limited and Epoch Agriculture (TAEPZ) from China as a big boost towards industrialization…Full Article: Daily News Jan 2017 Key Points According to the Executive Director of Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF), Tanzania

Beijing Potato Processor to Open New Factory in Inner Mongolia in 2017

The first phase of Beijing Kaida Hengye Agricultural Technology Development Co Ltd’s new and fully automated potato processing plant in Ulanqab, the Inner Mongolia autonomous region, will start full-scale output in March [2017], a company official said. According to Guo Yonghui, general manager of the company’s operations in Inner Mongolia, Kaida has invested 500 million

China to Review Anti-Subsidy Duty on Potato Starch Imported from the EU

China will review anti-subsidy duties levied on potato starch imported from the EU as they are due to expire, the Ministry of Commerce announced on Wednesday [14 September 2016]. The review was requested by China Starch Industry Association over concerns that should the duties be scrapped domestic producers would suffer…Full Article: China Daily Sept 2016

Shandong Food Processor Signs Agreement with US-owned Potato Processor to Produce French Fries

TaiMei Potato Industry Ltd, a Chinese potato processor belonging to Lamb Weston, signed an agreement with American Lorain Corporation, to produce the Lorain brand of French fries in China…Full Article: Frozen Food Europe Feb 2016 Key Point TaiMei Potato produced 10 metric tons of French fries per hour. ChinaAg Comments Founded in 2010 and headquartered