China offers Pakistan a huge market to earn sizable foreign exchange by exporting different varieties of mangoes. In this regard, a delegation of Chinese importers recently visited the Sindh Agricultural University, Tandojam, expressing interest in the mango varieties. The Sindh Agriculture University is working on mango value addition, processing and by-products and such products are of export quality.
The Chinese investors plan to import 6,000 tons of mangoes from Sindh and Punjab. In the initial phase, they will import 6,000 tons of mangoes for processing. The investors were looking for mangoes that were rich in pulp and could be grown from May to September.