Table 3. The main sources of cash income in Mengsong in 1989 (Xu 2006b). U.S.$1 = CNY 3.7 at 1989 exchange rate.

Source of income Total Production
Units
Price
U.S.$/Unit
Percent
Total Income
Tea 39 900 kg 0.8 15.0
Fruits 412 500 kg 0.1 15.5
Rattan 39 000 kg 0.4 7.3
Bamboo (stem) 23 180 pieces 0.5 5.8
Dry bamboo shoots 2240 kg 0.5 0.5
Mushrooms 2656 kg 1.5 1.8
Basket weaving 3496 pieces 2.0 3.1
Pigs 1129 heads 81 42.4
Cattle 171 heads 108 8.6