Blue Diamond almonds is to be sold to Chinese companies in the next 12 months.
Bian Zhenhu, president of the China Chamber of Commerce for the import and export of foodstuffs (China), and Bill Morecraft, general manager of Blue Diamond Almonds global ingredient division (US), have jointly signed a memorandum of understanding for Chinese companies to buy at least $50m of Blue Diamond almonds.
Morecraft said: “Blue Diamond’s global ingredient division pioneered bringing almonds to China nearly 40 years ago. Since then, China has grown to be the largest importer of almonds in the world.”
Source: Blue Diamond Almonds