Hubei-based Agricultural Company to Establish Feed Mill and Develop Sweet Corn Cultivation in Nigeria

A Chinese firm, Wuhan Longfecund Agricultural Development Company Ltd., is set to establish a feed mill and maize farm in Cross River State. Chairman of the Company Yongsheng Cao stated this during a visit to Governor Ben Ayade at the Government House in Calabar…Full Article: BizWatchNigeria Aug 2016 Key Point According to the Chairman of

Jilin Grain Group to Receives US$1.5 Billion from Hubei-based Investment Company to Expand its Business

State-owned Jilin Grain Group Co Ltd, the largest grain trader in northeastern China by sales revenue, will use 10 billion yuan ($1.5 billion) of new investment to add new types of businesses this year, including agricultural insurance, machinery manufacturing and pesticides…Full Article: China Daily Aug 2016 Key Point Founded in 2010 and headquartered in Wuhan,

Concerns Over the Sale of Drowned Hogs and Poultry After Flooding in China

Severe flooding across large parts of the country has raised fresh concerns about food safety. Since the rainy season began in early June, millions of domestic animals have been washed away in flooding, authorities said…Full Article: Xinhua July 2016 Key Point As a result of flooding from mid-June to early July 2016, Anhui Province lost

Wuhan Restaurant Owner and Staff Receive Prison Sentences for Selling Formaldehyde Soaked Beef

Three people have been sentenced to prison terms in central China for selling beef offal soaked in formaldehyde, local authorities said Saturday. A restaurant in Wuhan, capital of Hubei Province, was found to have used formaldehyde to soak about 2,000 kg of beef tripe and tendons worth about 100,000 yuan (15,000 U.S. dollars), according to

Wuhan, Hubei Province, Launches Freight Train Service to Lyon, France via Xinjiang Region

A direct freight train linking Wuhan in central China and Lyons in France began operation on Wednesday [6 April 2016]. The train, loaded with mechanical, electronic and chemical products, will exit China through Alataw Pass in Xinjiang, the westernmost Chinese region, and pass through Kazakhstan, Russia, Belarus, Poland and Germany before reaching its destination. It

Beingmate Authorized Infant Formula Dealer Found Selling Counterfeit Beingmate, Abbott Lab, and Vitacare Products

A company-authorized dealer of baby formula has been linked to a ring making selling knockoff baby milk powder, a case that one analyst says highlights problems with government supervision of the industry. Police in Shanghai detained the dealer and eight other people from December 9, 2015, to January 7 this year on suspicion they produced