Anyue is one of the five main lemon producing bases in the world, and owns 80% of China's lemon market share.
Last, the second World Lemon Industry Development Conference (WLIDC) kicked off in Anyue, China's largest lemon producer. Yang Xiubin, head of Sichuan provincial agriculture department, stated that the export value of Anyue lemons has tripled this year. Also, the brand value has reached 2.6 billion dollars. "It is amazing to see such a growth in transactions amid the pandemic," Yang said in his conference speech.
Uganda's Vice President Edward Ssekandi showed a video in his address at the WLIDC. Ssekandi urged to accelerate future exchange of lemon planting experience between two countries and to introduce the improved varieties of Anyue lemon.
The conference, organized by the Chinese government under the theme "To Know the Best Lemon around the World", and is an attempt to build the leadership of Anyue in the global lemon market, Ziyang said, according to finance.yahoo.com.