Origin Agritech company info

What does Origin Agritech do?
Origin Agritech (NASDAQ:SEED) is an agricultural biotechnology company, primarily engaging in the research and development, production, sale, and distribution of hybrid crop seeds. The company focuses on developing biotech traits and genetically modified seed technologies, aiming to enhance crop yield, resistance to pests and diseases, and adaptability to various environmental conditions. Origin Agritech's projects span across vital agricultural commodities such as corn, rice, and canola, aiming to meet the growing demand for food with sustainable and innovative solutions. Emphasizing a future of agriculture powered by technological advancements, Origin Agritech is dedicated to contributing to food security and agricultural productivity across the globe.
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Is Origin Agritech a public or private company?


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What sector is Origin Agritech in?

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Consumer Staples

Where is the head office for Origin Agritech?

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Head Office
Beijing, China

What year was Origin Agritech founded?

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Year Founded
What does Origin Agritech specialise in?
/Seed Production /Genetic Improvement /Biotechnology Research /Crop Cultivation /Agricultural Services /Product Development

What are the products and/or services of Origin Agritech?

Overview of Origin Agritech offerings
Genetically modified (GM) crop technologies, focusing on enhancing crop yields and resistance.
Seed production and distribution, specializing in corn, rice, and cotton seeds.
Agricultural biotechnology research, developing traits for drought tolerance and nutrient efficiency.
Agrochemical products, including herbicides and pesticides tailored for GM crops.
Digital agriculture solutions, leveraging data analytics for precision farming.
Partnerships and collaborations for technology exchange and research in the agri-biotech sector.

Who is in the executive team of Origin Agritech?

Origin Agritech leadership team
  • Dr. Gengchen  Han Ph.D.
    Dr. Gengchen Han Ph.D.
    Executive Chairman & CEO
  • Dr. Jihong  Liang
    Dr. Jihong Liang
    Chief Technology Officer
  • Ms. Yaya  Young
    Ms. Yaya Young
    VP & Head of E-Commerce
  • Dr. William S. Niebur
    Dr. William S. Niebur
    Strategic Consultant