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China pet food exports exceeds 100M$ in April

The General Administration of Customs announced the national dog and cat pet food export data in April 2023, for dry and canned products.


Jebsen Group Makes Its First Acquisition in Pet Industry

Jebsen Group, a 128-year-old family-owned marketing, distribution, and investment conglomerate announced the acquisition of ADP Group, a leading pet food and supplies retailer active in Hong Kong and Mainland China.
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Thailand's Pet Industry on the Rise: Booming Market and Trading Hub

According to a recent survey conducted by the College of Management Mahidol University (CMMU), the pet industry in Thailand has significant potential for exponential growth among "petsumers". The survey showed that over 49% of Thai people currently prefer to adopt pets instead of having children.


Pet World Nutritions Plans Singapore IPO to Raise up to $100M in 2023

Malaysia's Pet World Nutritions is planning an initial public offering (IPO) in Singapore to raise up to $100 million. The offering could potentially be the largest IPO in Singapore in over a year and a boost for Singapore's IPO activity.


Mars Petcare Opens APAC’s First Pet Food R&D Center in Thailand

Mars Petcare has announced the opening of the Asia Pacific region's first pet food research and development center in Thailand. The APAC Pet Center is the company's first automated pet food R&D center in the region, covering a total area of 3,630sqm.


L Catterton Invests in China’s Top Freeze-Dried Pet Food Company Partner Pet

L Catterton, a leading global consumer-focused investment firm, today announced that it has invested in Partner Pet, a premium freeze-dried pet food company in China.
New Ruipeng Pet Group Begins U.S. IPO Rollout


New Ruipeng Pet Group's US IPO Plans

New Ruipeng Pet Group Inc., a China-based pet healthcare company, is planning to go public on the Nasdaq stock exchange through an initial public offering (IPO). The proceeds of the IPO will be used to improve the company's pet healthcare services, brand strategy, and research and development initiatives.
Pet Milk Replacers Market to Reach US$480 Mn by 2033


Japan Leads Growth in Pet Milk Replacer Market

The global pet milk replacer market is expected to grow at a steady rate of 7.9% during the forecast period 2023-2033, reaching a size of US$ 480 million by 2033. In Asia, Japan is a significant player in the pet milk replacer market, with a CAGR of 6.4% during the forecast period.


China's Pet-Sitting Services Booming After COVID Reopening

Pet-sitting services in China are thriving as COVID restrictions ease and families reunite for the Lunar New Year holiday. Rising pet ownership and a growing middle class drive demand for luxurious pet-sitting facilities.


Tainted Pet Food Prompts Police Warning in Tokyo Suburb

Dog food contaminated with foreign objects has been found scattered in a park near Tokyo, causing police to issue a warning to pet owners and locals. A local couple's dog suffered a seizure after reportedly eating the food, which has been found to contain objects of unknown nature.
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Pet Care Industry in China to Exceed $60 Billion in 2023

The pet care market in China is rapidly gaining ground on the United States, the current largest market in the world. According to a white paper by iResearch, the industry in China is on track to surpass $60 billion in 2023, despite temporary setbacks caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Round D financing for Rui Pai Pet Hospital

Rui Pai Pet Hospital has officially signed an investment agreement with Mengniu Venture Capital to complete its D round financing, marking the first public financing in the pet healthcare industry in 2023.