Agrow is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. Please do not redistribute without permission.

Printed By


China's pesticide exports drop in first nine months

China exported 308,000 tonnes of pesticides in the first nine months of 2008, a decrease of 3.5% compared with last year, according to the China customs department’s chemical industry trade figures. The value of exported pesticides, at $800 million, fell 24.2% against last year. This is the first time that China has seen a drop in exports – in volume or value terms - since 1997. Import volumes, however, saw an increase of 13.3% to 31,000 tonnes.


What to read next




Ask The Analyst

Please fill in the form below to send over your enquiry or check the Ask The Analyst Page to find out more about the service

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts