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.

APSA members exhibit at 18th Shouguang Seed Expo

SHOUGUANG: APSA is well represented at the 18th Shouguang Seed Expo, which is being held at the Shouguang Vegetable high-tech demonstration zone, kicking off today, April 20. (See
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Asian Seed Industry News: April 2017

ASIA PACIFIC: A Round-up of agriculture and seed industry from and involving countries from around the region, including Australia, India, China and ASEAN countries (Thailand, Myanmar, Indonesia, Philippines,
Posted in Agriculture News, Australia, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Central Asia, chili, China, Climate & Weather, Crops, Indonesia, Japan, Kyrgyzstan, Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand, peppers, pesticides, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, tomato, Vegetables | Leave a comment

Asia Pacific Seed Industry News: March 2017

ASIA PACIFIC REGION: Following is a March 2017 compilation by APSA of relevant, timely and interesting seed and agriculture industry news leads from and involving various countries, including the
Posted in Agriculture News, Australia, biotechnology, breeding, Cambodia, chili, China, Climate & Weather, Crops, Field Crops, genetics, GMOs, India, Japan, Myanmar, New Zealand, peppers, Philippines, rice, South Korea, Thailand, tomato, Turkey | Leave a comment

China mandates unique QR Codes for all seed packets

Production costs for crop seed companies dealing in the Chinese market are poised to rise significantly as a result of a new regulation mandating that unique QR codes
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Asia Pacific Seed Industry News: February 2017

ASIA PACIFIC: A round-up of important seed industry and related news highlights from India, China, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong, Thailand, Myanmar, Indonesia, Malaysia, Laos, Vietnam, the Philippines, Australia,
Posted in Agriculture News, Australia, biotechnology, Cambodia, cereals, chili, China, Continental Africa, corn, cotton, Crops, economics, Fruits, genetics, import export, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand, Philippines, rice, seed testing, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, USA, Vegetables, Vietnam | Leave a comment



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