MANAGEMENT’S DISCUSSION AND ANALYSIS
For the three and six months ended June 30, 2010
The following discussion and analysis reviews the operating results, financial position and liquidity, risks and
industry trends affecting the financial results of Chai-Na-Ta Corp. Additional comments relate to changes made
to operations since the year-end and their expected financial impact.
This commentary has been prepared as of August 19, 2010 and should be read in conjunction with the unaudited
interim consolidated financial statements as at June 30, 2010 and for the three and six month periods ended June
30, 2010 and 2009 and their accompanying notes prepared in accordance with Canadian generally accepted
accounting principles (“Canadian GAAP”). The discussion and analysis should also be read in conjunction with
the 2009 annual audited financial statements and MD&A which can be found on the Company’s website.
Amounts are expressed in Canadian dollars, unless otherwise specified.
Some of the statements made in this MD&A are forward-looking statements, such as estimates and statements
that describe the Company’s future plans, objectives, or goals, including words to the effect that the Company or
management expects a stated condition or result to occur. Since forward-looking statements address future
events and conditions by their very nature, they involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results in each
case could differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements.
Chai-Na-Ta Corp. is one of the world’s largest suppliers of North American ginseng and is headquartered in
Richmond, British Columbia, Canada, with farming operations in Ontario. The Company completed the
termination of its farming operations in British Columbia in 2009 after the last ginseng crops were harvested in
2008. The Company continues to maintain and harvest its ginseng crops in Ontario but has not planted ginseng
crops since 2008 and currently has no plans to plant additiona