China Agri-Industries Holdings Limited

China Agri's role 'reflects national needs'

With more than 1.3 billion people on the mainland, securing adequate food supplies is understandably an important national security issue.

Monday, 2 April, 2012, 12:00am

China Agri earnings boosted by oilseeds

China Agri-Industries, one of the largest state-owned oil and grain companies, announced a 39 per cent jump in net profit as revenue from its oilseed businesses increased sharply amid robust demand and suspension of government price caps.

29 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

State firm the 'go to' body for agricultural trading since 1950s

China National Cereals, Oils and Foodstuffs Corporation (Cofco) has been the bridge between the country and the world for trading agricultural products since the 1950s.

State-owned companies, such as Cofco, are often charged with pioneering new industries, like biofuel, until the sector is developed, at which point it is opened to other players.

13 Jul 2010 - 12:00am


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17 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

China Agri sets sight on overseas grain producers as prices surge

China Agri-Industries Holdings, a Hong Kong-listed unit of the mainland's largest food importer and exporter, is seeking overseas acquisitions to secure supply lines of grain as commodity prices continue to surge worldwide.

'The surging prices of grain globally are the catalyst for us to adopt such a strategy,' China Agri vice-president Andy Li said in an interview.

28 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Differing tales of two Cofco units

China Foods sees surging commodity prices erode margins while its twin delivers strong profit growth, thanks to robust demand and firm prices for its products

21 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

China Agri adding capacity to capture rising edible oil prices

China Agri-Industries Holdings, the oilseed processing and biofuel arm of the mainland's largest food importer and exporter, plans to spend HK$2.2 billion this year to expand production capacity, after reporting 46 per cent growth in earnings last year.

17 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Cofco aims to list all units in 5 years

China National Cereals, Oils & Foodstuffs Import & Export Corp (Cofco Group), the mainland's largest grain trader and processor, expects to list all its businesses within 5 years after a systematic segregation of its various activities.

26 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

China Agri to sell 20pc IPO stake to Mitsubishi

China Agri-Industries Holdings, the mainland's largest processor of crops, will sell up to 20 per cent of its planned HK$2.6 billion Hong Kong initial public offering to Mitsubishi Corp next month, sources said.

27 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

China Agri-Industries seeks HK$2.7b from IPO

China Agri-Industries Holdings, the mainland's largest processor of crops, aims to raise as much as HK$2.7 billion in a Hong Kong listing to fund business operations, sources said.

22 Feb 2007 - 12:00am