October 29, 2008

 

China's lysine import volume increases in September

 
 

China imported 2,856.88 tonnes of lysine in September, up by nearly 600 tonnes compared with August.

            

September's lysine imports were worth US$4.569 million, while total imports during the first nine months of 2008 reached 19,609.49 tonnes.
 
 

China lysine imports in September 2008

Country / Region

Sep

Jan-Sep 

Volume (tonnes)

Value (US$)

Volume(tonnes)

Value (US$)

Japan

4.73

104,200

44.90

755,700

Korea

306,00

489,600

1,479

2,341,900

Brazil

1,277.50

1,884,800

9,852.58

14,370,400

Thailand

0,00

0,00

99.05

149,200

US

1,119.15

1,681,700

7,930.15

11,686,000

Vietnam

40,00

85,200

40,00

85,200

Others

109.50

323,900

163.81

407,300

Total

2,856.88

4,569,400

19,609.49

29,795,700

 Source: Customs General Administration of China
RMB1=US$0.1463 (Oct 29)