Tuesday, May 29, 2012

US Sperm in Demand

From the Daily:

Demand for American sperm is surging — up by as much as 40 percent in the last five years — as other countries clamor for genetic material with the “Made in America” label.

U.S. sperm sales are highest in the United Kingdom, Canada, France, Israel, Australia, Chile, Spain and Sweden, and demand is set to increase even more in the years ahead.

“In the last three years, we have shipped to about 60 countries,” said Scott Brown, a spokesman for California Cryobank, the largest sperm bank in the world with $23 million in sales last year.

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MR

Hat Tip: Naomi Cahn

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...not sure what to make of this information. I guess it's a great time to be in the American sperm industry (sarcasm)

Posted by: Tulsa Divorce Lawyers | May 30, 2012 6:31:47 PM

It's good to know that at least some of our products are exporting well.

Unless they are looking for Native American dna, I don't see the reason for people in other countries to import American sperm.

Posted by: Tulsa Divorce Attorneys | Jun 14, 2012 1:09:46 PM

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