Agriculture is the strategic emerging industry of CITIC Group“13th Five-Year Development Plan”. It is CITIC Group’s historical mission in the new era to implement national strategies, safeguard national seed and food security. CITIC Agriculture is the platform to plan and execute agricultural development strategy of CITIC Group. CITIC Agriculture inherits CITIC Group's development philosophy of “Build Non-Financial Industries with Financial Arm”. CITIC Agriculture enjoys full access to CITIC Group's strength and resources in capital operation, brand name and global footprint to forge leading Chinese seed companies with global competitiveness.
CITIC Agriculture serves as the only platform to plan and execute CITIC Limited’s agriculture investment strategy. CITIC Agriculture focuses on agricultural biotechnology with a mission of upgrading China’s agricultural industry. Leveraging CITIC Limited's advantages in capital, branding and internationalisation, CITIC Agriculture today is building and shaping globally competitive agricultural companies.