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Food and agriculture were among several sectors benefiting from prosperous domestic consumption in China. Bolstered by the strengthened demand, imports of food and agriculture products in 2014 totaled USD $122.54 billion, a year-on-year growth of 3.1%. Though the expansion in trading volume slowed down for a bit, China is still one of the most important destinations for U.S. food industry. In 2014, U.S. agricultural and food products export to China/HK reached USD $32.72 billion. China’s economy is slowing but it is still growing and there is an increasing demand for western food in major Chinese cities as a result of more accessible imported products.