In comparison to the prior year processed food import went up strongly by 60.66 percent, according to data released by United Nations Statistical Office. The indicator increased sharply by 5 001 kilogram, versus the previous year when it declined by 52.66%. Hong Kong saw a increase of 53.57% in processed food import during the last 25 years. Though, it has had a negative compound annual growth rate of 0.22% over the 5 years with a slight overall growth since the start of time series. It averaged 282 600.88 kilogram from 1993 to 2017 and it hit its all-time high of 1 489 248 kilogram in 2007 and record low of 1 023 kilogram in 2004.