May 14, 2004,
as reported by just-food.com: China’s
agricultural produce exports will exceed US$40bn by
2013 according to Yu Guangzhou, a deputy minister at
China's Ministry of Commerce.
Last year, China's export of agricultural products
were officially $21.2bn – mainly to Japan, the
USA and the EU, 17.9% up over 2002.
To view details of Access Asia's recent report on the
Chinese food industry: