China Releases the Results of its Third National Agricultural Census

The National Bureau of Statistics has released a bulletin about the findings of the third national agricultural census. The census held every 10 years took about three years to complete, and will provide information for the government’s work on agriculture, rural areas and farmers, as well as the implementation of the national rural rejuvenation strategy…Full

Xinjiang Region Utilizes Cotton-Picking Machinery

Machines are replacing hundreds of thousands of migrant workers picking cotton in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, the biggest cotton production base in the country. At this time of year Xinjiang’s cotton growers would usually have started hiring workers to pick their cotton…Full Article: Xinhua Oct 2017 Key Points According to the head of

Belarus and China to Deepen Cooperation on Farm Machinery Projects and Sales of Confectionery Products

Harbin Deputy Agriculture Mayor Zhang Wanping, the head of the official delegation of the People’s Republic of China to Belarus, expressed interest in setting up joint companies with Belarus to produce farm machinery and confectionery during a meeting with the Gomel authorities, BelTA has learned…Full Article: Mar 2017 Key Point According the head of

Argentinian Farm Machinery Company Working with Shandong-based Tractor Manufacturer

Argentina, one of the world’s leading agricultural producers, seeks to integrate its agricultural machinery manufacturing industry into the global value chains with China’s help. The Giorgi plant is one of such manufacturers. Founded in 1958 by brothers Santos and Quinto Giorgi in the town of Fuentes in the province of Santa Fe, the plant began

Belarusian Gomselmash and China’s Zongshen Corporation to Establish Two Farm Machinery Factories in Gansu and Hebei

The Belarusian manufacturer of agricultural machines Gomselmash will work together with the Chinese corporation Zongshen to set up two factories in China to make harvesters, BelTA learned from Sergei Gapeyev, Gomselmash’s Deputy Director for Regional Sales, Head of the Office for Sales in China. The factories will be located in Gansu Province and Hebei Province

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

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