Agrow is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. Please do not redistribute without permission.

Printed By


China OKs more pesticide manufacturers

The Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has published details of three newly approved companies that will engage in the manufacture of agrochemical active ingredients. This is the third batch of company approvals this year. The MIIT issued the last set of approvals in September ( Agrow No 624, p 17). The approvals were for: Shanghai Huayuan Chemical Industry, which received permission for a 5,000 tonnes/year facility for the plant growth regulator, ethephon; Lianyungang Nanlong Chemical, which was granted permission for a 300 tonnes facility for the insecticide, thiodicarb; and Lianshui Xianfeng Chemical, which was given the go ahead for a 2,700 tonnes facility for the fungicide, carbendazim.


What to read next




Ask The Analyst

Please fill in the form below to send over your enquiry or check the Ask The Analyst Page to find out more about the service

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts