Inner Mongolia’s Mengniu Dairy and Yili Group Vie for Dairy Supremacy

Shares in Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Co and China Mengniu Dairy Co have soared to all-time highs as the companies hunt aggressively to build up their milk supply chains through foreign acquisitions. With China’s dairy demand forecast to grow 37 percent to $76 billion in five years-overtaking the United States to become the world’s

Yili Group Looks to Acquire Australia’s Murray Goulburn

Chinese dairy giant Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Co plans to acquire Murray Goulburn, Australia’s biggest dairy products company, The Australian newspaper reported Wednesday [20 September 2017]. The proposed bidders include Mengniu Dairy and CR Ng Fung, according to the report…Full Article: The Global Times Sept 2017 Key Point In May 2017, Yili Group attempted

Uruguayan Dairy Exporter Teams Up with Inner Mongolia’s Yili Group to Supply the Chinese Market

Uruguayan firm Conaprole, the largest exporter of dairy products in South America, will achieve an export value of about $55 million this year in China as it benefits from the huge market and the nation’s two-child policy, its senior executives said…Full Article: China Daily Oct 2016 Key Point According to a Professor of Economics at

Yili Group Issues New Shares to Buy 37% Stake in China Shengmu Organic Milk and Fend Off Potential Hostile Takeover

The planned 9 billion yuan in private placement of shares by dairy giant Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group, will dilute its earnings by share (EPS), according to a fresh note Deutsche Bank, but enhance its long-term growth, Yili unveiled the carefully structured 4.6 billion yuan takeover of Hong Kong-traded China Shengmu Organic Milk, China’s largest