China's demand for U.S. sorghum

China's demand for U.S. sorghum

China's demand for U.S. sorghum significantly increased after the country rejected U.S. distillers grain shipments in November 2013.

ONE of the top success stories for trade in 2014 was China's surging imports of U.S. sorghum, and a U.S. Grains Council (USGC) team recently visited China to try to help sustain that momentum in 2015.

In the 2013-14 marketing year, China imported 4.2 million metric tons (165 million bu.) of U.S. sorghum, accounting for 87% of total U.S. sorghum exports. This year is guaranteed to be another big year, with China having outstanding sales and accumula

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