China: Demand for organic sweet potato exceeds supply

"The sweet potato production season in Kangping County, Liaoning, officially began in early September, as it did in previous years. It continued until October. The overall production volume of certified organic sweet potatoes in China is limited. Our organic sweet potato sales volume is relatively stable at the same level as last production season." This is according to Zhang Xue of Shenyang Renhe Datong Trading Co., Ltd.

Sweet potato of Shenyang Renhe Datong

"We 100 hectares of organic sweet potato farms in Kangping County, Shenyang City, Liaoning Province. The lakeside of Wolong Lake is rich in selenium, strontium, and other trace elements, which creates excellent soil conditions for sweet potato production. In combination with our organic plantation management, this rich soil produces sweet and nutritious sweet potatoes. The market demand exceeds supply every year."

Sweet potato farm

Sweet potato farm

"We currently plant and sell 3 sweet potato varieties: Liaoning Potato 5, Liaoning Potato 6, and Kang Potato. The sales volumes of Liaoning Potato 5 and Kang Potato are relatively large. In addition to our sweet potato gift boxes, we also promote next generation sweet potato products for children. We do our best to meet varied consumer demand. We also investigate other opportunities in processed sweet potato products, so that we can expand our product range of organic sweet potatoes."

Children enjoying sweet potatoes

Sweet potato of Shenyang Renhe Datong

"We sell our organic sweet potatoes through traditional retail channels in wholesale markets and supermarkets of first and second tier cities throughout China. We have not yet opened the export market, but are currently in negotiation with a Spanish company. We are completely confident that our organic sweet potatoes will soon find their way onto the international market."

Sweet potatoes of Shenyang Renhe Datong

Sweet potato of Shenyang Renhe Datong

Contact person: Zhang Xue

Company Name: Shenyang Renhe Datong Trading Co., Ltd.

Telephone number: +86 17702406666 

WeChat account: 18640276666 

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