Summit Produce based in U.S. announces the alliance between Pura Fruit Company, formerly Agrícola San José de Perú, and GESEX, Chilean company with more than 20 years of experience.
Chilean table grape exports for the 2020-2021 season reached 536,248 tons, reflecting a decrease of 11 percent compared to the previous year’s 603,554 tons, according to ASOEX.
Columbine Vineyards, producer of the popular Holiday table grapes in California’s San Joaquin Valley, has now become the first Sustainably Grown Certified table grapes producer in the US.
July marks the start of Naturipe’s harvest for the seedless Muscadine in Georgia. This will continue through the first frost, which is usually in October.
Peru’s table grape exports rose significantly in 2021 thanks to higher production.
Overall market prices sink lower again. Berries and stone fruit continue to slide during a time of year notorious for falling prices.
What makes Vanguard International the industry leader, is adapting, learning and creating systems and processes to ensure quality produce worldwide. Here are a few of the key changes already underway to plan for a successful 2021/2022 season.
Memorial Day pull sends prices skyward. The industry is looking at the highest week #21 prices of all time.
Despite the pandemic, in 2020 Peruvian agricultural exports continued to grow, reaching $7.47 billion compared to $7.09 billion in 2019.
Grape volume falters slightly in the Coachella Valley. In response, prices hurdled upwards, +44 percent.