China - Update on recent industry developments (week ended Oct 7, 2011)
Zhucheng Xingmao's corn processing plants in Inner Mongolia start work
Heilongjiang's Heihe opens largest integrated dairy base
Wens Group inks 1.5-million-head hog operations in Liaoning, China
Once fully operational, the facilities are expected to yield 1.5 million hogs and process over one million hogs annually, in addition to storage and processing capacity of one million tonnes of corn each year.
Daxiang Group's integrated broiler operation breaks ground in Shanxi
Once completed, it is capable of producing 42 million breeder eggs, 40 million commercial chicks and 200,000 tonnes of formulated feed each year. This will translate to an annual capacity of 40-60 million broilers and 62,626 tonnes of chicken meat, bringing in RMB2.5 billion in estimated annual output values.
China's largest goat milk processing plant starts trial production
The facility, which produces 600 tonnes of fresh milk daily, is also equipped with an annual capacity of 30,000 tonnes of liquid milk, 20,000 tonnes of goat milk powder and 2,000 tonnes of goat cheese, making it the largest goat milk production plant in China.
COFCO builds south China's largest edible oil base in Hunan's Loudi
The RMB1-billion Loudi base, which is capable of producing 360,000 tonnes of packaged edible oil annually worth some RMB3.6 billion, is the largest in southern China.