Pakistan Exports Frozen Seafood Products to Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport

The first batch of seafood imported directly from Pakistan has arrived in Urumqi, capital of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. The seafood included 1,150 kilograms of frozen fish and shrimp, according to Jian Sen, head of Shuhai International Trade Co., Ltd.…Full Article: Xinhua Feb 2018 Key Point Shuhai International Trade imported 1.15 MTs of frozen fish

Law Enforcement Officials in Xinjiang and Sichuan Seize Counterfeit Liquor Ahead of Chinese New Year

Police in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region and Sichuan Province have seized 2,000 bottles of fake liquor in a joint raid, according to local authorities on Monday [5 February 2018]. Urumqi police were informed last month by police in Luzhou City, Sichuan, that a person in Urumqi had been buying packaging of brand liquor from a

China’s Cotton Output Rebounds in 2017

China’s cotton output ended a four-year declining streak, increasing 2.7 percent in 2017, as yield per hectare saw strong growth, official data showed Monday [18 December 2017]. Cotton output increased 142,000 tons to around 5.49 million tons, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS)…Full Article: China Daily Dec 2017 Key Points In 2017, Xinjiang

Xinjiang’s Ruoqiang County Cultivates Jujube (Chinese Dates) on More than 15,300 Hectares

Farmers sort newly-collected red dates in Ruoqiang County, Mongolian Autonomous Prefecture of Bayingolin, in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on Oct. 23, 2017. More than 15,300 hectares of red dates had a great harvest in Ruoqiang…Full Article: The Global Times Oct 2017 Key Point Ruoqiang County is located in eastern Xinjiang Region and borders

Xinjiang Region Utilizes Cotton-Picking Machinery

Machines are replacing hundreds of thousands of migrant workers picking cotton in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, the biggest cotton production base in the country. At this time of year Xinjiang’s cotton growers would usually have started hiring workers to pick their cotton…Full Article: Xinhua Oct 2017 Key Points According to the head of

Chinese Food Producers Lament Lack of Access to Foreign Markets

China’s food producers are facing increased access certification barriers as overseas markets try to protect their own industries, putting pressure on Chinese exporters and squeezing their profits, business insiders said. Complicated attestation and strict access requests, including long approval periods and high fees, are being imposed on Chinese food products in foreign markets, Wang Hongyu,

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