Welcome to the Dec. Issue of Seed China News.
This report will help you stay ahead of the game in this fast-changing market with real-time reporting on the entire seed industry chain, from new research to fluctuations in the grain markets.
Here is the Editor's Note for you to know about the Dec. issue specifically:
On 20 Dec., 2018, the Bureau of Seed Management of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs held a forum to introduce the achievements made by China's seed industry over the past 4 decades of the reform and opening up. According to Director Zhang Yanqiu, the seed industry has come to a new phase of reform, where integrations are accelerated, quality and efficiency should be improved, outbound cooperation and communication are universal, and international competition is fiercer.
Academician Liu Xu from the Chinese Academy of Engineering reviewed China's progresses in crop germplasm resource. China has become world-leading as it has owned a large quantity of germplasm resources, while it will further improve the quality. China aims to obtain 800,000+ germplasm resources, precisely identify 200,000+ seeds, create 2,000 new seeds, and deepen foudamental study in this field bys 2035.
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Table of Contents
Column 1 Market Dynamics
NATESC: forecast on seed market trend in 2019
Guangxi popularises premium rice
China's space varieties outnumber 200
17th Guangdong Seed Expo commences
China's 2018 grain output remains high
Column 2 Company Dynamics
Longping High-tech to transfer 51% of Xinglong Seed
Financial figures of world's top 10 seed enterprises in 2018
Updates on Shouguang Golden Corn's corn deep-processing industrial chain project
Suihua Xiangyu's corn deep-processing project (1st phase) almost finished
Heilongjiang Longji completes corn powder project construction
Column 3 Variety Dynamics and Registration
Approved wheat seed varieties in Jiangsu Province in 2018
Xinjiang's authorised agricultural crop seed variety announced
Henan announces authorised wheat seed varieties
Column 4 Policy Analysis
Staged acceleration to continue in running down policy oriented wheat inventory
Shanxi's crop seed regulation to take effect in next March
Column 5 Import and Export
China's grain import volume down in Jan.-Oct. 2018
Sino-US soybean deal reached
Ukrainian corn arrives at Shandong Rizhao Port
China's imports of US corn and sorghum drop under additional tariffs
Column 6 Expert's views
Expert's comments on 10 key events in China's seed industry in 2018
Column 7 Price Upate
Domestic quotations for corn seeds in Dec. 2018
Domestic quotations for wheat seeds in Dec. 2018
Domestic quotations for soybean seeds in Dec. 2018
China's corn prices in Dec. 2018
China's soybean prices in Dec. 2018