This newsletter will help you stay ahead of the game in this fast-changing market with real-time reporting on the entire insecticide industry chain, from raw materials to end consumption. It includes breaking news from China and abroad, the latest market data (price, import & export, production, consumption, operating rates, etc.), in-depth analysis of market trends, and expert commentary from industry insiders.
Here is the Editor's Note for you to know about the April issue specifically:
In April, China's ex-works prices of technical insecticides remained stable but still high, due to the high prices of raw materials and intermediates. That of many insecticides showed a downtrend.
The peak period has arrived successively for wheat pests and diseases to occur. The occurrence of wheat pests and diseases this
year is less serious than the same period of last year, with wheat red spiders and aphids heavily reported in some areas. In April,
most of wheat-producing areas saw the temperature close to or higher than that in ordinary years; as for the precipitation, it was
more than the ordinary years in southeastern North China, eastern Huang-Huai region, most parts of Southwest China, central and
southern Northwest China, and eastern Tibet Autonomous Region. In particular, in southern Southwest China, 20% to 50% more
precipitation was seen there.
Hebang Bio-technology has started the development of the huanyangchonglin project, but it is progressing slowly. Qingdao Hailir
realised YoY increases in financial results in 2017, thanks to the great improvement in the insecticide business. Zhejiang Xinnong'
financial performance also improved due to increases in sales of chlorpyrifos TC and formulations.
The America saw growing demand for imidacloprid from China in 2017. Arysta and Meiji has signed a licensing agreement for a
new insecticide, "flupyrimin" (development code: ME5382) for use in rice protection in India.Ukraine requires ecological
assessment for insecticides and agrochemical pesticides registration.
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Bayer sees reduced insecticide sales in Brazil
Jiangsu Changqing benefits from increases in imidacloprid price in 2017
ADAMA obtains regulatory approval for flagship NIMITZ in Brazil
Yingde Greatchem sees YoY increase in cypermethrin export volume in 2017
Jiangsu Flag to increase pesticide TC capacity
BSM Chemical accelerates steps in methoxyfenozide
Chunjiang Runtian to increase beta-cyfluthrin TC and bifenthrin TC capacity
Column 2 Market Dynamics
State Council conducts work safety inspections in March
Hebei Province discloses pollution treatment results in 2017
Neonicotinoid pesticides' risks to bees confirmed by EFSA
China’s chlorfenapyr export volume up nearly 4 folds MoM in last December
Pest prevention and control critical to reduction in pesticide usage
China’s insecticide export volume probable to have increased in 2017
China's pesticide output decreases in 2017
Prices of insecticides in China in March
Column 3 Registration
Twenty insecticides technical registered in China in Feb. 2018
Two pesticides LDL officially registered in China
2018 sees craze for dinotefuran registration
Column 4 Policy Dynamics
Pesticide retailers with poor technical guidance abilities to be eliminated in Hainan Province
China carries out multiple anti-dumping investigations against pesticide raw materials
Column 5 Pest
Major pests predicted to moderately-heavily occur in Jiangsu Province in 2018
Rape aphids occur less seriously in China as of 9 March
Occurrence area of wheat aphids, red spider mites decrease YoY as of mid-March
Column 6 Price Update
Ex-works prices of major insecticides in China, 8 March, 2018
Shanghai Port prices of major insecticides in China, 8 March, 2018
FOB Shanghai prices of major insecticides in China, 8 March, 2018