China Donates Rice and Promises Urea (Nitrogen) Fertilizer to Zimbabwe

Government yesterday received part of the 19 000 tonnes of rice from China after 5 500 tonnes was delivered to Grain Marketing Board’s Aspindale depot in Harare, as measures to alleviate food insecurity intensify. The Chinese Government also pledged to provide 10 000 tonnes of urea fertiliser to Government as a way of boosting the

Chongqing to Import and Distribute Kazakh Potash Fertilizer

A Chinese firm and a Kazakhstan firm have agreed to form a joint venture to develop a major fertilizer production and distribution hub in southwest China’s Chongqing municipality. Under the deal between Kazakhstan Potash Corporation (KPC) and Chongqing Agricultural Production Material Group, the two sides will jointly build a major potash fertilizer distribution center and

China Development Bank to Finance Potash Factory Construction in Belarus

Belarusbank and China Development Bank (CDB) have signed a credit agreement of 1.4 billion U.S. dollars for a potash project in Belarus, the state-owned Belarusian bank said in a statement. The agreement, signed on Friday [17 June 2016], stipulates the procedure for financing the project of building the mining and processing factory Slavkaliy, using raw

Beijing Engineering Company Signs MoU with Cambodian Petrochemical Company to Construct a Fertilizer Factory in Sihanoukville Province

Cambodian and Chinese companies on Wednesday [4 May 2016] signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the construction of a chemical fertilizer plant in southwestern Cambodia’s Preah Sihanouk province. The MoU was inked here between Hann Khieng, managing director of Cambodian Petrochemical Company, and Zhang Jun, chairman of China Huanqiu Contracting and Engineering Corp…Full Article:

Chinese-backed Sugar Mill Begins Operation in Northern Cambodia

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday [18 April 2016] opened the country’s biggest sugar mill, a $360 million Chinese-owned plant in Preah Vihear [northern Cambodia] that will produce half a-million tons a year, and called for more investment from the world’s second-largest economy. The plant, set in a 43,422-hectare sugar plantation, will also generate about 30

Guizhou-based Fertilizer Company Banking on Success in Saudi Arabia

Guizhou-based Wengfu (Group) Co Ltd, a State-owned enterprise dealing in phosphorus and chemicals, is pressing ahead with its expansion in the Middle East, in its bid to utilize opportunities presented by China’s Belt and Road Initiative. The company was founded in the 1990s, and has since mastered phosphorus mining technology, which helps it in extracting

Chinese Fertilizer Producer Buys Farmland in New South Wales, Australia

Chinese fertilizer producer Hubei Xinyangfeng has secured its first allotment of farmland outside of China, after it purchased a farm in southern New South Wales, Australia. The Chinese company, listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange, has pledged to spend $50 million setting up a number of locations in Australia, and began its operation by purchasing