... is now said to be under control and the authorities have initiated measures to ensure that the field work can run smoothly. The pumpkin seeds from northeast China are expected to arrive at the end of September, so that the full yield should be known from October. So far everything speaks for a good crop. In total the Chinese pumpkin seed production could reach 200.000 metric tonnes, according to a trader.
Due to the high crop volume and rather restrained demand, market players expect prices to decline in the long term, while domestic demand from roasting