Kenya Becomes First African Nation to Export Avocados to China
It is estimated that when the agreement is fully implemented, the Chinese market will absorb over 40% of the country's avocados, making it one of the largest importers of the fruit. Other destinations for Kenya's avocado include Europe and the U.S.
Capital FM, 25 April 2019
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A trader selling avocados at a market in Nairobi (file photo).
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