Nebraska Wants to Strengthen Agricultural Ties with China

In welcoming scores of Chinese and American business leaders to Omaha, Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts said that he believes the state’s relationship with China will grow. “In China, we see the middle classes are increasing tremendously,” Ricketts said on Friday [5 May 2017]. “That presents opportunities for us to expand the relationship. In Nebraska, we

Tianjin Goubuli Food Acquires 78% Stake in Australia’s Blooms Bluesky Holding

Goubuli, one of China’s longest established food brands from the northern city of Tianjin, has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Australian health product company Blooms Bluesky Holding. Goubuli, has adopted the English name “Go Believe,” will acquire 78 percent of the latter, said Zhang Yansen, president of the Tianjin Goubuli Group Corporation…Full Article: China

Fujian-based Food Processor Touts Food Safety Standards and Endorsement of Former White House Chef

The food industry in Jinjiang, Fujian province, looks to international standards to ensure its safety, according to local food processors. “We adopt international standards for our raw materials, production processes and equipment,” said Zhong Ji, director of the planning center at Panpan Foods Group, a leading snack food processor…Full Article: ECNS.cn July 2016 Key Point

China Will Overtake the USA in the Consumption of Packaged Processed Foods by 2015

The Chinese market for packaged processed food like ready-meals, snacks and drinks will surpass the US in terms of volume by 2015. By then China is forecast to consume as much as 107 million tons of packaged food compared to 102 million tons in the US…Full-text article: BlackSeaGrain Oct 2013 Key point According to Euromonitor,