China eats 17 million tons of cantaloupe every year
Published Sep 2, 2022
According to the Import-Export Department (Ministry of Industry and Trade), information from Freshplaza shows that cantaloupe is ranked among the most popular fruits in the world, generating more than $27 billion in market revenue in 2018.
According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Asia accounts for 69% of the global market for cantaloupe production. In which, China leads the production of cantaloupe with nearly 14 million tons in 2020. China is also the largest market for cantaloupe in the world. The amount of cantaloupe that this country consumes is ...