There’s been a lot of news about China in the last few weeks, from their currency devaluation to significant stock market fluctuations to recent agricultural purchase agreements. Many of these news stories try to address the question of the importance of China to the US economy and assess the impact of Chinese economic shifts on the United States. For agriculture, the importance of the Chinese market has grown significantly over the past decade; however, the impact is targeted at specific sectors within agriculture.
Hart, Chad and Schulz, Lee L.
"China’s Importance in US Ag Markets,"
Agricultural Policy Review: Vol. 2015
, Article 5.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/agpolicyreview/vol2015/iss3/5