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’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

Chinese Imports of Vietnamese Agricultural Products Show Strong Growth in Early 2016

China remained major consumer of Vietnam’s farm products in the first three months of 2016, according to a report released by Vietnam’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) on Tuesday [26 April 2016]. China was the largest consumer of Vietnamese rice in the three-month period with 31.54 percent of the market share, said the

China to Strengthen Nigeria’s Agriculture Sector

The Nigerian government represented by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) and the Chinese Government are on the part to actualizing a strategic partnership to advance the agricultural prowess of Nigeria. The Permanent Secretary, FMARD, Sonny Echono, who disclosed this on Tuesday [22 September 2015], when he received the Chinese Ambassador to

Cambodia to Supply China with Corn, Soybeans, Mangoes, and Bananas

China will increase its agricultural imports from Cambodia to include bananas, mango and soybeans, having already signed a food safety and health protocol for the import of corn last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. Agriculture Minister Ouk Rabun, speaking at an annual review meeting on last Wednesday [8 April 2015],

China Looks to Cultivate Cassava around Pointe-Noire, Republic of the Congo

China Geo-Engineering Corporation International Ltd, CGCINT with headquarters in Beijing, China is seeking some 30,000 hectares of land in the Congolese economic and industrial metropolis, Pointe-Noire to invest in cassava cultivation, Africa Time reported. The company plans to set up a cassava starch plant in China with cassava products got from Congo, Jiang Fei, the

China to Close Border Checkpoints along Vietnamese Border While New Regulations on Farm Produce Imports are Instituted

Vietnam’s agricultural exports to China have seen a slight dip as local farmers scramble to search for new markets. Between January and July [2014], the cassava exports to China reached around US$572.3 million, a 3.12 percent decrease year-on-year. Around 85 percent of Vietnam’s cassava and cassava-products are exported to China via the northern border, according