This page features China seed and crop industry news, data and trade statistics

China Country Profile

APSA is in the process of conducting and compiling research and all the latest crop and seed trade data on China. If you have any relevant data and/or statistics that you think should be included in our next country report, please get in touch through our contact form.

Meanwhile, the USDA in January, 2017, published a report about China’s seed planting market, covering trends, regulations for various types of crops. Download the USDA report here.


China Seed News

Below are links to the most recent seed and agriculture industry news and developments in China.

25th Beijing Seed Congress attracts 10,000, generates $7.5 million

BEIJING: No less than 50 million RMB (US$ 7.5 million) in seed business is estimated to have been generated from the 25th Beijing Seed Congress, held 20-23 September
Posted in Agriculture News, Agro-inputs, Beijing, brassica, China, cucurbits, import export, peppers, seed hub, tomato, Trade & Marketing, Vegetables | Leave a comment

Chinese Hybrid Rice Pioneer Passes Away At 78

Professor Zhu Yinguo, a revered academician, breeder, researcher, geneticist and rice biologist in China, passed away on August 9 at the age of 78. A pioneer in hybrid
Posted in Agriculture News, China, hybrid, rice | Leave a comment

July Seed News: Asia Headlines Doused with Flooding, Record Rain

ASIA PACIFIC: The month of July 2017 has been a busy month for seed, agriculture and climate stakeholders. So much is  going on that Asian Seed’s editorial team
Posted in Agriculture News, Australia, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Climate & Weather, flooding, India, Indonesia, Japan, Myanmar, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam | Leave a comment

Asia Pacific Seed Industry News: June 2017

ASIA PACIFIC: Herein is a selection of crop and seed industry news headlines and highlights from around the region, covering China, Taiwan, Australia, New Zealand, Southeast Asia, Malaysia,
Posted in Agriculture News, Australia, Bangladesh, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, USA | Leave a comment

APSA Launches Questionnaire on Intellectual Property Rights, Plant Variety Protection in Asia

BANGKOK: APSA’s Standing Committee on Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) and Biodiversity has just launched a questionnaire about Plant Variety Protection (PVP) in the Asia Pacific region. The aim
Posted in Agriculture News, China, India, Indonesia, Intellectual Property (IP), IP Infringement, Japan, Law Enforcement, Malaysia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, South Korea, Survey Questionnaire Poll, Taiwan, Thailand, Trade & Marketing, Vietnam | Leave a comment



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