China's booming FCOJ importsThis article was originally published in Foodnews
CHINA's imports of FCOJ are, in percentage terms, running even further ahead of the figures for 2010. Last year, China's imports showed an increase of 33% over the figures for full-year 2009. The latest trade data available is for the first two months of this year, and shows an increase of 34.5% over January-February 2010: 14 525 tonnes, compared with 10 800 tonnes last year. FOODNEWS estimates China will import 100 000 tonnes of FCOJ this year.