China’s National Fruit: A Market Snapshot of Kiwifruit

Overview China accounts for just over half of the world’s kiwifruit output, with the bulk of production occurring in the southern counties of Shaanxi Province. New Zealand and Chile dominate China’s kiwifruit import market, with nearly all supply entering via the port cities of Shanghai, Shenzhen, Hong Kong, and Tianjin. Since 2013, New Zealand supply

Hong Kong Adds Romania and Central Chile’s Quilpue to List of Banned Poultry Exporters

Hong Kong authorities announced Tuesday [10 January 2017] that they have banned the import of poultry meat and products from Chile’s Quilpue and Romania…Full Article: The Global Times Jan 2017 Key Point Hong Kong’s Center for Food Safety (CFS) banned poultry imports from Quilpue [~80 miles northeast of Santiago] due to an outbreak of low

Mexico, Argentina, and Chile Ready to Increase Agricultural Exports to China

Agricultural cooperation between China and Latin America is thriving thanks to their economic complimentary. It has now become commonplace in China to come across Latin American exports such as soy, sorghum, honey, beef, wheat and corn, as well as fruits. In a recent report, the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) based