Category: News
Origin Agritech Limited Sells Minority Stake in Biocentury for RMB 60M
BEIJING–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 27, 2010–Origin Agritech Limited (NASDAQ: SEED) (“Origin” or the “Company”), a vertically–integrated supplier of hybrid and genetically-modified crop seeds in China, announced it has divested its minority 34.0% ownership in Biocentury Transgene, a cotton seed producer in southern China, to an existing private investor in Biocentury Transgene for RMB 60.0M. This move is...
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Origin Agritech Limited acquires agrochemical company Shandong Kunfeng Biochemical Limited
BEIJING, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 3, 2010–Origin Agritech Limited (NASDAQ: SEED) (“Origin” or the “Company”), a vertically–integrated supplier of hybrid and genetically-modified crop seeds in China, announced it has acquired a 80.0% ownership stake in Shandong Kunfeng Biochemical Limited, a agricultural chemical producer in Shandong, China, for RMB 14.96M. The acquisition is a continuance of Origin’s corporate...
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Origin Agritech Limited Reports Record First Quarter Financial Results for Three Months Ended December 31, 2009
Deferred Revenues increases 24.8% from RMB 176.6 million to RMB 220.4 million  Advances from Customers increases 213.2% from RMB 138.5 million to RMB 295.3 million         Gross Profit increases 33.6% from RMB 15.40 million to RMB 20.58 million  BEIJING–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 2, 2010– Origin Agritech Limited (NASDAQ: SEED) (“Origin” or the “Company”) , a technology-focused supplier of hybrid and...
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Origin Agritech limited reports financial reports for the twelve months ended september 30, 2009
Beijing, China ?C January 14, 2010 ?C Origin Agritech Limited (NASDAQ: SEED) (“Origin” or the “Company”), a vertically?Cintegrated supplier of hybrid and genetically-modified crop seeds in China, today announced audited financial results for the year ended September 30, 2009. These audited twelve month results reflect the Company’s financial statements during the period from October 1, 2008...
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Origin Agritech Limited Announces Change in Board of Directors and Acting Chief Financial Officer
Beijing,China-January 8,2010-Origin Agritech Limited (NASDAQ: SEED) (“Origin” or the “Company”),a leading technology-focused supplier of crop seeds in China,today announced that the company has approved of Dr. Yingqi Xia and Dr. James Kang as a members of the Board of Directors effective January 1,2010. Dr. Yingqi Xia has been nominated for election to the Board of...
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Origin Agritech limited increases majority increases in jilin changrong seed company LTD
Beijing, China?CDecember 10, 2009?COrigin Agritech Limited (NASDAQ: SEED) (“Origin”), a vertically?Cintegrated supplier of hybrid and genetically-modified crop seeds in China, today announced that Origin now has a 53.95% ownership stake in Jilin Changrong directly and a 62.82% ownership stake directly and indirectly for which it has paid total consideration of approximately US .11 million. Due...
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Origin Agritech Announces Final Approval of World’s First Genetically Modified Phytase Corn
BEIJING–November 21, 2009–Origin Agritech Limited (NASDAQ GS: SEED) (“Origin”), a leading technology-focused supplier of crop seeds and agri-biotech research in China, today announced it has received the Bio-safety Certificate from the Ministry of Agriculture as a final approval for commercial approval of the world’s first genetically modified phytase corn. Origin’s phytase corn is the first transgenic...
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Origin Agritech Limited Compiles Strategic Advisory Committee of Most Prominent Agro-Scientists in China
Beijing, China – November 19, 2009 – Origin Agritech Limited (NASDAQ:: SEED) (“Origin”) announced today that it has compiled a strategic advisory committee (SAC) of the most prominent and influential agricultural scientists in China. The SAC will provide external advice to Origin Agritech on strategic choices, scientific vision, and matters related to optimizing the scientific discovery...
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Origin Agritech Limited Opens New Drying Facility in Northwestern China
Beijing, China – November 11, 2009 – Origin Agritech Limited (NASDAQ: SEED) (“Origin”)announced today that it has commenced operation of a new hybrid seed drying facility this fall harvest season. The facility is operating in the county of Linze, located in the Gansu Province in the Southwest region of China. This new facility, which was...
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Origin Agritech Limited to Report 3Q09 Operating Results on August 11, 2009
BEIJING, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Origin Agritech Limited (NASDAQ: SEED – News) (“Origin” or the “Company”), a vertically-integrated supplier of hybrid crop seeds in China, will announce unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended June 30, 2009 on August 11, 2009. These results reflect the Company’s financial statements during the period from April 1, 2009 to June...
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