China’s NDRC to Delegate Quota Review Process of Cotton Processing to Provincial Authorities

China has delegated review and approval of the quota for cotton processing capacity to the provincial level in a move to streamline administration, according to an announcement jointly released on Friday [9 October 2015] by the National Development and Reform Commission, the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine, and the State Administration for

Cargill China Worried About Overcapacity in the Country’s Grain Milling and Oilseed Processing Industries

Overcapacity in agricultural processing has slowed the industry’s development, hurting investments, R&D, innovation and earnings, according to an industry leader. Robert Aspell, president of Cargill China, said massive investments have been made in recent times, mostly by Chinese companies, in the food-processing segment. The 150-year-old Minneapolis-based Cargill is an international producer and marketer of food,