In Q1 2017, Zhejiang Wynca realized glyphosate sales of USD81.11 million (RMB559.30 million).
In Q1 2017, Nantong Jiangshan realized glyphosate sales of USD59.78 million (RMB412.21 million), 46% of the total.
Sichuan Hebang's sales of glyphosate and PMIDA reached USD12.70 million (RMB87.61 million) and USD48.25 million (RMB332.73 million) in Q1 2017, 9.44% and 35.85% of the company's total sales.
In 2016, Sichuan Hebang's sales of glyphosate and PMIDA took up 8.03% and 36.99% of the total sales respectively.
On 27 April, Sichuan Fuhua organized a "2017 business open day" and invited the public, nearly 30+ people, to visit its technology innovation and envrionmental protection achievements.
The 2017 Top 100 Chinese Pesticide Companies by 2016 Sales has been released. Compared to the previous year's ranking, some changes were recorded due to the depressed pesticide market, stricter environmental requirements, the policy against development of paraquat, and company M&As.
The total sales of top 100 pesticide enterprises increased by nearly 6% YoY, despite last year was a "cold winter" for pesticide industry.
In 2016, pesticide industry maintained a downturn with the total net profit declining. The total sales of top 50 enterprises of pesticide formulations fell by 5.3% YoY.
The best selling herbicides in China in 2016 included 11 products from 11 companies. Thereinto, Dow AgroSciences (China) LLC's Daojie, and YongNong BioSciences Co., Ltd.'s Baisudun were in the list.
The best selling insecticides in China in 2016 included 13 products from 13 companies. DuPont China Holding Co.,Ltd.'s Kangkuan, Beijing Yoloo Pesticide Co., Ltd.'s Yanhua Saofei, Hebei Veyong Bio-Chemical Co., Ltd.'s Lanrui and Syngenta (China) Investment Co., Ltd.'s Fuge were all listed.
The best selling fungicides in China in 2016 included 17 products from 17 companies.Specifically, BASF (China) Corporation's Baitai, Bayer CropScience (China) Co., Ltd.'s Nadiwen, Beijing Yoloo Pesticide Co., Ltd.'s Yanhua Chuanqi, and Jiangsu Pesticide Research Institute Co., Ltd.'s Jinghu were in the list.
The best selling plant growth regulators in China in 2016 included 10 products from 11 companies. Shanghai Lvze Biotechnology Co., Ltd.'s Yuntianli, Sichuan Guoguang Agrochemical Co., Ltd.'s Lixiao, and Nanjing CF Agrochemical Co., Ltd.'s Wendefu were in the list.
The best selling pesticides in China in 2016 included 9 products from 9 companies. Jiangsu Luye Agrochemicals Co., Ltd.'s Shenghua, Jiangmen Plant Protection Co., Ltd.'s Jiashoumi, and Langfang Pesticide Medium-sized Refinery Factory, IPP, CAAS's Atailing were in the list.
The 2016 most explosive products (brands) in Chinese crop protection market included 9 products from 9 companies. Shenzhen Noposion Agrochemicals Co., Ltd.'s Jiaku, Anhui Zhongbang Biological Engineering Co., Ltd.'s Huangjin Wanliang, and Beijing Mindleader Agroscience Co.,Ltd.'s Mingxunfeng were listed.
The 2016 outstanding pesticide intermediate suppliers in Chinese pesticide industry included 14 companies. Shandong Huimeng Biotechnology Co., Ltd., the best supplier and mainstream pyridine supplier of Bayer CropScience, Hebei Chengxin Co., Ltd., mainstream supplier of organic sulfide and pyridine derivatives, Wujiang Dongwu Agrochemical Co., Ltd, one of the world's largest nicotinic pesticide intermediate suppliers, Chongqing Unis Chemical Co., Ltd. mainstream producer of n-phenylglycinenitrile and iminodiacetonitrile and Syngenta's TMOF/DHP supplier, Hebei Donghua Jiheng Fine Chemical Co., Ltd., China's largest glycine producer and Vertellus Specialty Chemicals (Nantong) Co., Ltd., mainstream supplier of pyridine were all in the list.
On 4 May, the ISAAA released its annual report showcasing the 110-fold increase in adoption rate of biotech crops globally in just 21 years of commercialization – growing from 1.70 million ha in 1996 to 185.10 million ha in 2016. ISAAA's report, Global Status of Commercialized Biotech/GM Crops: 2016, continues to demonstrate the long-standing benefits of biotech crops for farmers in developing and industrialized countries, as well as consumer benefits of recently approved and commercialized varieties.
The research team of the Institute of Biotechnology, CAAS, led by researcher Guo Sandui and Zhang Rui, has succeeded in cultivating a new type of high glyphosate-resistant cotton with low residue, with nearly 10 years' great effort, which made the enhancement of the mechanization of weed control and cost-reducing cotton production possible.
After waiting for years, glyphosate·glufosinate-ammonium mixture was registered in China for the first time. In May, Shenzhen Noposion temporarily registered the glyphosate·glufosinate-ammonium 36% AS.
In March 2017, China's export volume of glyphosate TC increased by 6.26% MoM but down 21.26% YoY respectively.
In the first half of May 2017, the ex-works prices of glyphosate 95% TC was USD3,300.50/t (RMB21,200/t), up 17.78% YoY and down 13.03% MoM. The price of glyphosate formulations also showed a downtrend.