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Florida tomatoes rebound from Hurricane Ian

- General News
Florida’s November tomato crop will be smaller than normal due to the impact of Hurricane Ian, but Florida will remain a significant supplier from now through December.

FTE: FPAA resorts to scaremongering over tomato agreement

- General News
Despite erroneous claims by the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas, the Florida Tomato Exchange hasn’t proposed any changes to the Tomato Suspension Agreement.

FPAA says Florida actions drive up tomato prices

- General News
The Florida Tomato Exchange is pushing the Department of Commerce to fundamentally change long-standing industry sales practices to the benefit of a small group of Florida growers and the detriment of the produce industry at large.

Florida group launches site to report Mexican tomato violators

- General News
Any information deemed credible will be forwarded to the U.S. Department of Commerce with a request to be treated under an Administrative Protective Order so that it will not be made public.

Tomato border inspections: So far, so good

- Analysis
Nearly five months after they began, how well have the border inspections worked?

ITC confirms dumped Mexican tomatoes harms U.S. producers

- General News

The U.S. International Trade Commission found that dumped Mexican tomatoes threaten the U.S. tomato industry. The …

Florida Tomato Exchange asks Commerce Department to reopen antidumping investigation

- General News
The investigation was suspended on September 19, 2019, when a new suspension agreement between the Department of Commerce and Mexican growers and exporters went into effect. U.S. trade law, however, permits domestic producers to request continuation of the investigation.

STATEMENT: Florida Tomato Exchange Urges USDA to Act Quickly to Stop Tomato Disease from Spreading in U.S.

- General News
The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) issued an alert yesterday regarding the Tomato Brown Rugose Fruit Virus (ToBRFV), which was recently detected in Mexican tomatoes at several grocery stores in Florida.

FLORIDA: New tomato suspension agreement a “step in the right direction”

- General News
The Florida Tomato Exchange welcomes the signing today by the U.S. Department of Commerce and Mexican tomato exporters of a new agreement suspending the antidumping investigation of fresh tomatoes from Mexico.

UPDATED: U.S. and Mexico reach agreement on tomatoes

- General News
There’s a new agreement for Mexican tomato imports, but importers are concerned about at least one provision.