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Regional Victorian company ViPlus Dairy gains major China breakthrough

A regional Victoria-based company, ViPlus Dairy, states that it has become the first Australian producer of locally made infant formula products to gain regulatory approval to sell infant formula in China from January onwards in any channel under a tough new regulatory regime from 2018. The company was notified of the approval last week. It applies to three […]

December 3rd, 2017
Topic: CHINA, CO-OPS COMPANYS, DAIRY MILK, FOOD DRINK, IMPORT EXPORT, MANUFACTURE PROCESSING, NATIONAL BRANDS, PRODUCTS, SALES IMPORT EXPORT, Victoria Tags: , , , ,

Australians look forward to best cherry crop ever

Australia is tipped to produce a record cherry crop this year, up 70 per cent on last summer to around 17,000 tonnes. Dr Penny Measham, from the Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture, says the industry has developed significant exports markets in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia. Dr Measham co-ordinates a national cherry development program […]

December 27th, 2014
Topic: Cherries, CHINA Tags: , , ,

Australia Cinemas Hoyts chain sold to Chinese investment firm ID Leisure Ventures for almost $1b

A Chinese billionaire has acquired Australia’s second biggest cinema chain, Hoyts Group, in a deal understood to be worth almost $1 billion. Private equity firm, Pacific Equity Partners, offloaded the movie company on Tuesday to China’s 149th richest man Sun Xishuang, ending months of speculation. Mr Sun bought Hoyts through his British Virgin Islands-based investment company, […]

December 23rd, 2014
Topic: BUYOUTS AQUISITIONS TAKEOVERS, CHINA Tags: , ,

HUGE LIVE CATTLE SHIPMENT TO CHINA OF 1,000,000 HEAD IS ON THE CARDS

EXPORTING HUGE NUMBERS OF LIVE CATTLE TO CHINA FROM AUSTRALIA News of an impending deal to export a million cattle to China each year has come as a shock to some big players in the Australian live cattle industry. The Federal Government is close to finalising health protocols with China, which would allow the trade […]

November 8th, 2014
Topic: Cattle, CHINA, IMPORT EXPORT Tags: , ,

MARKETS IN SHANGHAI CHINA FOR SEA LIFE,BIRDS,DOGS,CATS & INSECTS

A VISIT TO THESE MARKETS MAY LEAVE YOU A LITTLE SHELL SHOCKED Shanghai epitomizes high-falutin internationalism, while simultaneously adhering to Chinese tradition. Traditional xialongbao, Shanghai soup dumpling shops are made modern by ¥80 cocktails. Well-designed parks of Zen impeccability play host to women in white linen pantsuits and their designer toddlers. But it’s hard to […]

June 22nd, 2013
Topic: ANIMALS & STOCK, Birds, CHINA, Domestic animals, Fish, MARKETS, Pigs, Poultry, Turtles Tags: , , , , , ,

THE ONCE LARGEST SLAUGHTERHOUSE IN CHINA MADE OF POURED CONCRETE RAN RIVERS OF BLOOD

CHINESE SLAUGHTERHOUSE IS A MUST SEE IF VISITING CHINA Once one of the largest slaughterhouse in the East, this poured concrete building is a study in a strange Escheresque beauty. Built in 1933 in pre-Communist Shanghai, the four story building was designed by British architects, and built by Chinese developers with British concrete. Today the […]

June 21st, 2013
Topic: Cattle, CHINA, SLAUGHTER BUTCHER Tags: , , , , ,

CHINA DEVOURING COAL RICH AUSTRALIAN PROPERTIES FROM CASH STRAPPED FARMERS

FARMERS IN AUSTRALIA SELL THEIR C OAL RICH PROPERTIES TO CHINA Farmers beset by onerous business conditions in Australia are selling their coal-rich pastoral estates – some of which have been in family hands for generations – to Chinese energy companies for unprecedented returns. Newser reports that China’s economic ascent has spurred a search by […]

December 18th, 2012
Topic: CHINA, MINING OIL GAS, Money & Investments Tags: , , , , , ,

SETTING UP FACTORIES IN CHINA BY WORLD LEADING EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS

EQUIPMENT & MACHINERY MANUFACTURERS TO INVEST IN CHINA MAJOR world agricultural machinery manufacturers are ramping up investment in China, with CNH Global the latest to declare its hand. Last week, the company announced it will build a new manufacturing plant in Harbin, northeast China, with an initial investment of $90 million. Interestingly, the announcement came […]

January 16th, 2012
Topic: CHINA, MACHINERY EQUIPMENT, MANUFACTURE PROCESSING Tags: , , , , , , , ,