Fujian Province and Taiwan Cohost Agriculture and Flower Expo in Zhangzhou

The 5th Cross-Straits Modern Agricultural Fair & 15th Cross-Straits Flower Expo kicked off in Zhangzhou, Fujian province, on Nov 18 [2013]. Jointly organized by the Ministry of Agriculture, Taiwan Affairs Office of the State Council and the Fujian provincial government, the five-day event aims to deepen cross-Straits exchanges and cooperation in agriculture and horticulture…Full-text article:

Zambia Hopes China will Invest More in the Local Manufacturing of Agricultural Equipment

A senior Zambian government official said on Thursday that more Chinese investment in the manufacturing of agricultural equipment will go a long way in boosting the southern African nation’s agricultural production. Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Permanent Secretary Siazongo Siakalenge told Xinhua in an interview that Zambia is in need of more companies to invest

In 2012, China Surpassed the U.S. and EU in Agricultural Machinery Output

The total industrial output value of China’s agricultural machinery industry reached 338.2 billion yuan ($53.8 billion) in 2012, ranking first globally, a senior official said Tuesday. Zhang Taolin, vice-minister of agriculture, said the sector has been growing by about 20% annually for the last six years…Full-text article: China Daily Feb 2013 Key point In 2012,

Sino-British JV Established to Produce Wheels for Chinese Tractors & Harvester Combines

GKN Wheels, part of GKN plc, and Chinese tubeless wheel manufacturer Lianyungang Huading Wheel Co Ltd, have formed a joint venture in Donghai, near the city of Lianyungang, Jiangsu Province. GKN will hold a 65% majority share…Full-text article: Metal Powder Report Mar 2013 Key point The Sino-British JV will primarily produce wheels (650,000 units per