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China : The planting area of Camellia oleifera in the country reaches 68 million mu

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Camellia Tea Seed
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Nov 19, 2020
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The National Camellia Industry Development Conference was recently held in Guangshan County, Henan Province. The reporter learned from the meeting that currently, the country’s Camellia oleifera planting area is 68 million mu, with 14 million mu of high-yield Camellia oleifera forest, and the output of camellia oil is 627,000 tons. According to reports, in recent years, policy support for the camellia oleifera industry in China has continued to increase, and the planting area and output of camellia oleifera have gradually increased. This year, the central government included the transformation of low-yield and low-efficiency camellia oleifera into the scope of support. "Industry Development Guide", 15 major oil-producing provinces have issued provincial-level oil-tea camellia industry development plans to accelerate the transformation and management of low-yield and low-efficiency oil-tea camellia forests. Since 2019, a total of 3.64 million mu of low-yield and low-efficiency oil-tea camellia forests have been transformed, and many local tea The yield of oil per mu has increased by 4 to 10 times. Through innovating the business model of the camellia industry, various localities have effectively driven nearly 2 million poor people out of poverty and increased income. (Zhu Peixian)
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