July 2, 2013


Hendrix Genetics and New Hope Group strengthen animal breeding and distribution partnership
Press release

Dutch multi-species breeding company Hendrix Genetics and China's New Hope Group signed a memorandum of understanding to strengthen their partnership in view of further modernisation and technology advancement of Chinese agriculture.

The MOU aims to enlarge and extend breeding cooperation, to further develop animal breeding and distribution, to solidify technology cooperation and to jointly contribute to the technology advancement of global animal husbandry.


Currently, in addition to several successful hog breeding joint-ventures in China, Hendrix Genetics and New Hope Group have also established regular information and technology exchanges in general animal breeding and animal husbandry.


With annual sales of around $15 billion, New Hope Group operates agribusiness in China and abroad with more than 400 subsidiaries and over 80,000 employees. Hendrix Genetics provides expertise and resources to producers in more than 100 countries, with operations and joint ventures in 24 countries and more than 2,400 employees worldwide.