Established in August 2000, Qingdao Gather Great Ocean Algae Industry Group Co., Ltd. (GGOG) has the registered capital of RMB 40 million, and covers a domestic area of 280 mu, a sea area of 21,000 mu and an overseas area of 450 mu, with the seaweed collection right along a 150km overseas coastline. The group owns three domestic subsidiaries and one overseas company. The company is mainly engaged in seaweed culture and comprehensive processing, cultivates more than ten seaweed varieties such as laminaria, wakame and asparagus, and produces sodium alginate, carrageenan, agar, propylene glycol alginate, iodine, mannitol, seaweed feeds, seaweed fertilizers, seaweed foods and other seaweed series products which are sold well at home and abroad, with domestic market share of 22% and foreign market share of 25%.
Over the past fifteen years, the company has taken innovation as power, survived on quality and promoted development by technology, with comprehensive strength ranking the top in the same industry of China, realizing the “Five-first” leap. GGOG is the first full-industry chain type enterprise integrating seaweed seedling, cultivation, comprehensive processing and comprehensive utilization in the same industry of China, the first blue economy model enterprise that breaks through brown seaweed processing technology and can process red, green and blue seaweed in the same industry of China, the first seaweed industry enterprise that is authorized to be a National High-tech Enterprise as well as a National Seaweed Processing Technology R&D Center in the same industry of China, the first technology-based enterprise that establishes a joint lab with foreign universities and brings in Taishan leading scholar team, as well as the first international enterprise going abroad to make an overseas acquisition. Our development objective is “develop multinational group, build time-honored enterprise”.
GGOG is certified to QS, ISO9001, ISO22000, HALAL, KOSHER, BRC, and Measurement Management System. The company's products have been registered in FDA of USA. The company has been recognized as Shandong Academician Workstation, National High-tech Enterprise, National Seaweed Processing Technology R&D Sub-center, National Seaweed Comprehensive Processing Technology Center, National-recognized Enterprise Technology Center, and National AAA-class Credit Enterprise. Over the years, GGOG has won the honorary titles of Qingdao Innovative Enterprise, Qingdao Integrity Enterprise, Qingdao Excellent Private Enterprise, Qingdao Harmonious Labor Relationship Enterprise, Qingdao Agriculture-Industrialized Key Leading Enterprise, China Patent Shandong Star Enterprise, Contract-honoring & Promise-Keeping Enterprise, Shandong Most Potential Private Enterprise, etc. “Gather Great Ocean” has won the title of “China Famous Trademark”.