According to ProChile, in 2019 Chilean avocado exports registered their highest value in recent years. The value of avocado exports has increased by 76% in just one decade, increasing from $170.7 million in 2009 to $300.7 million in 2019. China was the main buyer of avocados in Asia. In 2019, China accounted for 8.3% of shipments, followed by Japan, whose shipments increased by 1,735% compared to the previous year. So far in 2020, China continues to lead imports, concentrating 8.8% of Chilean avocado sales and opening the way to other important Asian destinations.