November 28, 2008

China imports more whey in October
 
 

China's whey imports in October totalled 22,175 tonnes, up 15.5 percent compared with September's import volume.

                                    

The US (10,297.6 tonnes), France (5,470.4 tonnes) and Finland (1,425 tonnes) were the main whey exporters to China in October.

 

China imported 168,450.6 tonnes of whey between January to October this year.
 

China whey imports in Oct 2008

Country / Region

Oct
 

Volume(tonnes)

Value (US$)

India

144.00

350,400

Japan

36.00

67,244

Belgium

0.00

0.00

Denmark

0.00

0.00

Germany

634.20

1,115,869

France

5,470.40

9,994,379

Spain

0.00

0.00

Ireland

540.60

1,054,188

Italy

196.00

327,801

The Netherlands

1,041.80

2,686,450

Austria

24.20

44,503

Finland

1,425

2,418,750

Argentina

299.6

488,969

Mexico

80.00

134,803

Canada

646.00

387,487

US

10,297.60

8,243,388

Australia

1,060.40

1,387,827

New Zealand

279.30

597,504

Total

22,175.10

29,299,562

Source: Customs General Administration of China
US$1 = RMB 6.8338 (Nov 28)