A Malaysian durian seller shows off the golden yellow fruit. Photo: EPA A Malaysian durian seller shows off the golden yellow fruit. Photo: EPA
A Malaysian durian seller shows off the golden yellow fruit. Photo: EPA
Malaysia

Durian frenzy sweeps Hong Kong as Malaysia’s Musang King competes with Thai imports for popularity

  • Demand for Malaysian durians has spiked in China since 2019, when the Southeast Asian nation began exporting frozen fruits there
  • With people prevented from travelling due to the pandemic, durian sellers in Malaysia are also seeing an uptick in delivery orders from Hongkongers

Topic |   Malaysia
A Malaysian durian seller shows off the golden yellow fruit. Photo: EPA A Malaysian durian seller shows off the golden yellow fruit. Photo: EPA
A Malaysian durian seller shows off the golden yellow fruit. Photo: EPA
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