Crop Protection China News 1217 (12 issues per year)
|Published: September, 2012
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Illegally adding recessive composition is still popular in domestic pesticide industry according to the result of the first pesticide sample examination of 2012 released on 30 Aug., 2012. 41 products were checked with recessive compositions, accounting for 29.08% of all the unqualified products. The unqualified rate of the products with recessive compositions surged compared with that in the latest national examination took place in 2011. According to result of the third pesticide sample examination of 2011 released on 16 Feb., 2012, the unqualified rate of the products with recessive compositions was 8.6%, far less than 29.08% this time.
Among the 41 unqualified products added with recessive compositions, 12 of them contain highly toxic pesticides such as terbufos (added into four unqualified products), phorate (three) and carbofuran (three). Other famous products, such as chlorantraniliprole, thiram, acetamiprid cypermethrin, etc. were also checked used as recessive compositions in pesticide products.
The Ministry of Agriculture of China releases the result of the first pesticide sample examination of 2012 on 30 Aug., 2012, showing that the illegally adding recessive composition is still popular in domestic pesticide industry.
Flumetralim would be promoted as a cotton topping product after the test subject obtained a success recently.
Newly revised Law on the Popularization of Agricultural Technology is released on 31 Aug., 2012 to further enhance the popularization work of agricultural technology in China.
The State Council of China issued the 12th Five-Year Plan of Domestic Trade Development (Development Plan) on 1 Sept., 2012 which has highlighted the promotion of the development of chain operation industry of agricultural inputs.
China’s pesticide export runs up in the first half of 2012. Total pesticide export volume and value in this period reached 473,200 tonnes and USD1.48 billion, up 11% and 15% over the same period of 2011 respectively.
China’s import and export trade deficit of agricultural produces has expanded dramatically in the first seven months of 2012, reaching USD29.81 billion, up 75% over the same period of 2011.
Recently, the MOA releases a guideline about agricultural project subsidy for 2013, showing a determination to strengthen the management of minor crop pesticides registration.
Huapont announces on 24 Aug., 2012 that it plans to acquire 58.26% equity of Hangzhou Qingfeng
at a cost of USD9.16 million, aiming to formally set foot in agrochemical formulation industry.
Shandong Ruyi Group is going to purchase Cubbie Station, the largest cotton farm in Australia. It is a symbolic event for Chinese enterprise to buy overseas large-scale cotton enterprise.
Illegally adding recessive composition still popular
Flumetralim to be promoted as cotton topping product
New policy to enhance the popularization of agricultural technology
Policy to support the chain operation industry of agricultural inputs
China pesticide export runs up in H1 2012
China grain import surges in Jan.-July 2012
China to strengthen management for minor crops pesticide registration
Huapont to set foot in agrochemical formulation industry
Shandong Ruyi Group buys agricultural assets abroad
Sinochem Lantian Co., Ltd., Chongqing Huapont Pharm Co., Ltd., Shandong Ruyi Science & Technology Group Co., Ltd.