Chinese Tractor Manufacturer Promoting Sugarcane Reaper

Zoomlion (000157.SZ) has focused on developing Chinese-patent powered gear shift tractor for 4 years. The new product boasts 80AMT, GPS, automatic navigation, which can be operated by pressing one button. It is popular in China, Russia and Southeast Asian countries…Full Article: Anhui News Aug 2017 Key Point As of 2017, there were 17 agricultural equipment

YTO China-Africa Machinery Corporation to Supply Nigeria with 80,000 Tractors

Following the move to achieve mechanized farming in Nigeria, a Chinese company, YTO China-Africa Machinery Corporation, CAMACO, has concluded plans to supply 80,000 tractors to farmers…Full Article: All Africa July 2016 Key Point Nigeria and its participating states signed a MoU with China-Africa Machinery Corporation (CAMACO). The Nigerian States of Sokoto, Zamfara, Jigawa, Kastina (northern

China Donates Agriculture Equipment to Benin

China on Wednesday [13 July 2015] donated 15 million yuan (2.24 million U.S. dollars) worth of agricultural machinery and equipment to the Beninese government. The donation comprises 100 wheeled tractors, 100 trailers, 85 ploughs, 30 rice mills and 100 maize mills…Full Article: July 2016 ChinaAg Comment In November 1964, Benin and China established diplomatic

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

China’s YTO Group Donates More Than 580 Tractors to Cuba

The delivery of 587 tractors to Cuba by Chinese YTO Group, a leading manufacturer of agricultural machinery, is a courageous respite for the domestic food production, based mainly on the existing technological obsolescence in that key sector…Full Article: Cuba Headlines Sept 2015 Key Point The tractor agreement was signed between China’s YTO Group and Cuba’s

Chinese Delegation Visits Kostroma Region, Central Russia, to Discuss Agricultural Trade and Cooperation

A Chinese delegation is holding talks with the administration of Kostroma Region, central Russia, on supplying Russian kvas concentrate to China and on setting up a joint vegetable processing venture, the regional administration has reported…Full-text article: Russia Beyond the Headlines Sep 2013 Key point Kostroma Oblast is looking to increase agricultural trade and cooperation with

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