Fruit output,sowing area, consumption
The total fruit output has exceeded 60 million tons,
accounts for 14% of the global output;
Total sowing area of fruits has increased from 2
million hectares in 1985 to 8.5 million hectares in 1996;
The percentage of fruit consumption in diet has
increased from 3.5% in 1980 to above 6% in 1990ís.