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Colorados beef exports are projected to climb 17 in

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Unformatted text preview: gain an additional 23%, increasing $386 million over 2010 levels, to more than $2 billion. Colorado’s beef exports are projected to climb 17% in 2011, while hide exports will rise over 19%. Colorado’s wheat and feed exports are projected to increase significantly based on global market conditions that continue to hold prices high in world markets. Estimates are that 80% of Colorado’s wheat is exported, making global market trends a critical factor in wheat prices. Colorado’s dairy industry continues to experience significant export growth as the state dairy herds are increasing to support new processing facilities entering Colorado. COLORADO'S TOP AGRICULTURAL EXPORTS COLORADO’S TOP AGRICULTURAL ExPORTS REGIONAL DESTINATIONS REGIOnAL DESTInATIOnS 2008-2010 2008–2010 (In Millions of Dollars) (In Millions of Dollars) Region Canada Mexico Japan Korea China Taiwan Egypt EU Russia Hong Kong Thailand Indonesia Vietnam 2008 $297.4 417.2 182.1 72.1 72.0 48.7 26.6 21.2 9.8 9.6 14.3 17....
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