Fruit production is Chile’s second most successful export industry after mining. The agricultural sector contributes 4% to the GDP and employs 13% of the population. The industry has over 7,800 fruit producers and 520 exporting companies.
China is an important importer and exporter of fresh fruit and vegetables. Advances in production, post-harvest handling, processing, logistical technologies, and increased levels of international investment as well as steady economic growth are contributing to China's dynamic fruit and vegetable market. This growth is making China an important location for exporters around the world.More >