China’s Farming Machinery Manufacturers, SINOMACH and YTO Group, Look to New Markets in Southeast Asia

China’s top farming equipment manufacturers are seeking investment opportunities in Southeast Asia at the ongoing 11th China-ASEAN Expo held in Nanning in south China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. China National Machinery Industry Corporation (SINOMACH), the country’s first Fortune 500 company in the machinery sector, has launched an investment program in Vietnam and Thailand in an

Chinese Production of Combine Harvesters Up, But Technological Progress Lags

Though it is now the world’s largest producer of combine harvesters, China needs to greatly increase innovation capacity in the field, according to an annual report on agricultural machinery patents recently released by the State Intellectual Property Office. “Technological progress in combines has a direct effect on yield, quality and costs of grain,” Shang Yupei,