China’s chicken exports are expected to rise to 450,000 tons this year, according to the China Animal Agriculture Association on Sunday [3 August 2014]. Gong Guifen, deputy secretary-general of the association’s poultry branch, said exports reached 52 countries and regions thanks to high quality and low cost, with Japan buying about half of them last year…Full Article: Xinhua Aug 2014
- In 2013, China exported 430,600 tons of chicken.
- China’s chicken population has been on an upward trajectory since 1996, but with noteworthy population decreases in 1998, 2003 and 2007. In 2011, the number of chickens, as well as chicken mean, reached historical peaks.