The Specialized Committee for Nuts and Roasted Seeds of China National Food Industry Association (hereinafter referred to as CNSA) was established in 2005. CNSA was approved by the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council and registered by the Ministry of Civil Affairs of PRC. Currently, it is the only one unique national industry association which is authorized to the administration function on the national nuts and roasted seeds industry by the Government and is a branch for the China National Food Industry Association.
It has owned more than 1000 group members which are the sized enterprises with annual sale earning of 30 Million Yuan above (including the grower, raw material supplier, processor, dealer and the associated manufacturers in the equipment, packing, additive, ingredient, etc.).
Its members are from 31 provinces, municipalities and districts (there are total 34 provinces, municipalities and districts throughout the country). Its group members include the large-sized leading enterprises, such as top 20 enterprises in integrated economy (brand); top 20 in the performance economy; top 10 in the marketing performance (including e-commerce); top 10 in the equipment and packing; top 10 in the additive and ingredient throughout the national seeds and nuts industry.
In addition, its group members also include the local associations, such as the Shanghai Nuts and Roasted Seeds Association, the Zhejiang Provincial Pecan Industry Association, the Anhui Hui-style Nuts and Roasted Seeds Industry Chamber of Commerce, the Henan Provincial Nuts and Roasted Seeds Chamber of Commerce, the Heilongjiang Provincial Pumpkin Association, the Ningxia Sunflower Industry Association, the Hefei Municipal Nuts and Roasted Seeds Industry Association, the Wuhu Municipal Nuts and Roasted Seeds Food Association, the Bengbu Municipal Nuts and Roasted Seeds Chamber of Commerce, the Xuancheng Municipal Pecan Association, the Linan Municipal Pecan Industry Association, the Linan Municipal Nuts and Roasted Seeds Industry Association, the Zhuji Municipal Nuts and Roasted Seeds Industry Association, the Tieling Municipal Hazelnut Association, the Jiyuan Municipal Walnut Association.
The annual sales earning and profits and taxes of all the group members respectively amount to 70% of those of all enterprises of designated size above in the whole industry.