Kevin Moffitt, president of Pear Bureau NW will be traveling to Asia this week and will be discussing the latest developments now that China has opened their doors to U.S. pears. “We have shipped now just about 10 to 12 containers from last season’s crop…Full-text article: Fresh Plaza Sep 2013

Key point

  • The president of Pear Bureau Northwest, a non-profit marketing organization to develop markets for pears grown in Oregon and Washington, estimated that red pears would comprise approximately 40% of their exports to China

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