The situation of buckwheat in China in the last two years is as follows: [swpm_protected visible_to=”logged_in_users_only” custom_msg=’This content is for members only. Please login or sign up now.’] China’s demand for buckwheat reached 559,000 tons in 2020, up 15.3 percent from the previous year (about 485,000 tons). In the same period, China’s buckwheat output reached 546,000 tons, up 12.3 percent compared with the previous year (about 486,000 tons). Among them, Inner Mongolia and Shaanxi are the regions with the largest buckwheat planting area in China, with 11.5 million tons and 89,000 tons respectively, with 204,000 tons, accounting for nearly 40% of the total output.
Overall, the current supply of buckwheat in China is slightly lower than demand. Still, thanks to the popularity of buckwheat among consumers at home and abroad in recent years, both the growers and exporters are full of confidence.
Current market price in China for buckwheat kernel
|Product Name||Buckwheat kernels|
|Moisture||15.5 % max|
|Package||25kg paper bag|
|Fob Dalian||USD 1300/mt|