CJ Corporation (Public, SEO:001040) is a Korea-based holding company engaged in food, biotechnology, home shopping and entertainment businesses through its subsidiaries. The Company's subsidiaries and affiliated companies include CJ Cheiljedang Corporation, which is engaged in food industrial, feed industrials and biotechnology business, and CJ HOME SHOPPING, which is engaged in television home shopping business, as well as CJ Development Co., Ltd., CJ Entertainment, CJ Internet Corp, CJ CGV CO.,LTD., CJ Media Inc., CJ Foodville Corp, CJ Freshway Corporation, CJ Oliveyoung, M-net Media Corp, CJ SYSTEMS CO.,LTD, CJ Venture Investment and a Korea-based real estate company.
CJ's Food & Food Service business is contributing to the affluent food culture through various products and services giving efforts to transmit the great flavors of Korea to the world through the export of various products.
Shark fin trade experiences sharp drop Hong Kong
The volume of shark fin products imported into Hong Kong in 2013 dropped from 8,285.1 tonnes to 5,412.2 tonnes, representing 34.7 per cent, according to the latest figures from the Census and Statistics Department.
Ocean acidification proves to have domino effect Australia
Researchers from the Australian Institute of Marine Science are currently studying the shallow volcanic CO2 seeps in eastern Papua New Guinea in Milne Bay Province to observe how ocean acidification is affecting the oceans.