China: Gobi leads $7m round in agri drone sharing startup Nongtian Guanjia

China: Gobi leads $7m round in agri drone sharing startup Nongtian Guanjia

A farmer plants rice seedlings in a paddy field on the outskirts of Yangon. Reuters

Shanghai-based venture capital firm Gobi Partners has led a $7 million (RMB50 million) funding round in agriculture drone sharing platform Nongtian Guanjia.

Existing investors GGV Capital, Shunwei Capital, the Zhen Fund and Yunqi Partners also participated in the round, according to a report from China Money Network that was uploaded on Gobi’s website on Thursday.

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