Avocado sales to China are expected to more than double as the demand continues to grow. Requests for the fruit are showing no signs of slowing down as the demand for healthy foods is also on the rise. The US and Mexico are benefiting the most from this fruit. China also expects to start producing its own produce but that may not happen anytime soon. According to Chicago-based researcher Technomic, “Avocado has evolved into a trending ingredient worldwide and has particular resonance in China — where it’s commonly known as butter fruit — due to its somewhat exotic positioning”. – CNBC

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