China and Kazakhstan Establish Potato Research Facility in Xinjiang Region

A potato research institute has been established in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. The institute, co-founded by research agencies and companies from China and Kazakhstan, aims to increase regional exchanges for the development of the potato industry…Full Article: Xinhua Sept 2017 Key Points By 2020, according to the Ministry of Agriculture, China hopes to

Kazakhstan and China Ink Agri-Food Agreements

Kazakhstan and China signed $160 million in agreements July 11 during the Kazakh-Chinese Agriculture Investment Forum held as part of a two-day visit to the capital by Chinese Minister of Agriculture Han Changfu at the invitation of the Kazakh Agriculture Ministry. The forum brought together more than 100 business, education and science representatives from both

Hebei-based Grain Processor to Purchase Kazakh Wheat

With assistance from Kazakhstan’s Consulate-general in the city of Shanghai, the Kazakh company Tina (Shanghai) International Trading Co., Ltd has signed a memorandum of intent with Wudeli Flour Mill Group Co., Ltd., a major Shanghai-based grain processing company, to supply Kazakh grain to the above Chinese megapolis, KazInform reports…Full Article: BlackSeaGrain July 2017 Key Point

Kazakhstan and China Sign Agreement on Honey Exports

Kazakhstan and China signed the protocol on inspection, quarantine and sanitary requirements for honey exported from Kazakhstan to China during President Nursultan Nazarbayev’s official visit to China and his participation in the May 14-15 Belt and Road forum for international cooperation in Beijing…Full Article: Astana Times May 2017 Key Points In April 2017, Chinese inspectors

Two Chinese Companies Purchase 49% Stake in Kazakhstan’s Khorgos-East Gate Special Economic Zone

Two Chinese companies on Monday [15 May 2017] signed a contract with Kazakhstan’s national railway company to buy 49 percent of an inland port near the China-Kazakhstan border. China COSCO Shipping Corporation and Jiangsu Lianyungang Port Co will each hold 24.5 percent of the dry port located in the Khorgos-East Gate special economic zone, according

Shaanxi-based Company Carries Out Crop Research Near Almaty, Kazakhstan

While energy remains the core of cooperation between China and Kazakhstan, the two nations have also cultivated agricultural links in recent years. In a field near the western foot of Tianshan Mountain, which forms a natural border between the countries, wheat is being grown from Chinese seeds on 200 hectares of land…Full Article: ECNS.cn May

China’s Khorgas Border Checkpoint Receives Investment via the Silk Road Project

A China-Kazakhstan free trade zone received about one million visits in the first quarter of 2017, according to local border inspection authorities. The Horgos International Border Cooperation Center on the China-Kazakhstan border, in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, has seen an increasing number of tourists since 2012. It attracted a total of 5.43 million

Northern Kazakhstan to Supply 60,000 MTs of Bran (Cereal Grain) to China

Kazakhstan and China have signed the Protocol on inspection and quarantine requirements and sanitary requirements to exported installments of wheat bran, according to Kazinform special correspondent in China…Full Article: KazInform Mar 2017 Key Point In 2017, as a result of the agreement signed between Kazakhstan’s Minister of Agriculture of China’s Minister of AQSIQ, Kazakhstan will