Wednesday, October 18, 2023
China aqua food products: What's making gains in Chinese import and consumption
Data shows that all consumers in China have bought aquatic food products, among which shrimp and fish are the most popular.
Monday, September 11, 2023
Japan sees 23.2% dip in value in July seafood exports to China
The value of Japan's seafood exports to China fell 23.2% in July from a year earlier to ¥7.7 billion (US$52 million), partly due to the neighboring country's blanket radiation testing on such products that started that month, governmen ...
Thursday, August 31, 2023
Seafood sales in China rise amid nuclear concerns
Sales of locally sourced seafood and aquatic products in China have witnessed a dramatic surge on prominent Chinese e-commerce platforms, following Japan's move to release nuclear-contaminated water into the ocean, The Star reported.
Thursday, August 31, 2023
Global Seafood Alliance to host 9th Annual China Seafood Summit at China Fishery and Seafood Expo
The Global Seafood Alliance (GSA) will host the 9th annual China Seafood Summit once again this year, ahead of the China Fisheries & Seafood Expo (CFSE) on October 25-27.
Monday, August 28, 2023
China to extend GM crop trial across provinces amid food security concerns
China has unveiled plans to expand its trial of genetically modified (GM) corn and soybeans to encompass 20 counties spanning five provinces, as the nation's focus on food security intensifies, South China Morning Post reported.
Monday, August 21, 2023
Tyson Foods to sell poultry business in China
Tyson Foods plans to sell its China poultry business, three people with knowledge of the matter said.
Tuesday, May 2, 2023
China lifts grain self-sufficiency projections, aims to establish diversified food supply
China has significantly raised its grain self-sufficiency projections over the next decade by pledging to build a "diversified food supply system," a move that has the potential to impact corn and soybean farmers in the United Sta ...
Monday, April 3, 2023
Agricultural scientists warn food security risks set against China
Top agricultural scientists in China have warned against food security risks the country faces due to a number of factors, including growing domestic demand and over-reliance on imports amid global uncertainties.
Saturday, December 24, 2022
China lifts COVID-19 testing process for imported seafood
Most Chinese local governments and ports have removed strict COVID-19 import procedures, which includes testing, sterilisation and quarantine for imported food including seafood, as goods are moved through normal import channels, Fish Infor ...
Thursday, October 13, 2022
China's total seafood exports hit US$15 billion in first eight months this year
Data from China's General Administration of Customs showed that the country exported US$15 billion worth of seafood products between January to August 2022, 13.56% higher year-on-year, Fish Information & Services reported.
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Tyson Foods pork plant in Indiana state, US suspended from exporting to China
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that Tyson Foods' pork processing plant in Logansport, Indiana state, US has been suspended from exporting goods to China, Channel News Asia reported.
Wednesday, July 13, 2022
Seafood exports from China 16% up year-on-year
China's seafood exports in the first five months of 2022 reached US$9.297 million, up 15.97% year-on-year, Fish Information & Services reported.
Wednesday, March 9, 2022
China to increase seafood production to 69 million tonnes by 2025
According to China's 15th Five-Year Plan, the country aims to boost seafood production to 69 million tonnes by 2025 which includes farmed and wild seafood, Fish Information & Services reported.
Monday, June 21, 2021
Cargill, World Food Programme partner to improve farmer's livelihood, risk management skills in China
Cargill and the United Nations' World Food Programme (WFP) have jointly launched on June 17 the Holistic Agriculture Risk Management Project, a three-year pilot initiative in Songyuan, Jilin province, China.
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
China's antibiotic overuse in aquaculture threatens food safety, Philippine advocate says
China's reported overuse of antibiotics in its fisheries products threatens food safety in the Philippines, according to a food security advocate, Manila Bulletin reported.

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