Guangdong Exports More Potted Plants, Flowers
GUANGZHOU, September 11 -- South China's Guangdong Province reported 8.37 million U.S. dollars-worth of import and export of flowers
and potted plants in the first seven months of
the year, up 26.5 percent from the same period
Of the total, export of flowers and plants
was 5.17 million U.S.dollars, up 43.2 percent,
said local customs sources.
According to the sources, 44.6 percent of
Guangdong's export and import total of flowers
and potted plants were done by Guangzhou, one of
the major gates to the outside world in south
China and also the capital of Guangdong Province.
Potted plants and flowers grown in Guangdong are
exported to markets in other Asian countries and
regions other than the Chinese mainland, Europe
and North America.
Guangdong, which has been China's forerunner
of reform and open-up drive, is one of the country's leading bases for production of flowers and potted
-- source: Xinhua News Agency
return to travel news index