China surveys agchem industry
China has carried out a “comprehensive investigation” of its pesticide manufacturers, by conducting an official survey aimed at all companies that are involved in pesticide production. The investigation aimed to “clarify the current situation” of China’s pesticide industry, which has experienced “great changes” in the scale and scope of manufacturing in recent years, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology reports. It supervised the investigation . The data collected from this investigation will provide the basis for the country’s future pesticide management and pesticide company information database.