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Guatemala prepares to enter U.S. avocado market

- General News
Mexico, Peru, and Chile have been the prime world exporters of avocados. But other nations are moving into the lucrative market, notably Colombia and more recently Guatemala.

Guatemalan vegetable imports on the rise

- General News
The Guatemalan Produce Trade Association reports fresh vegetable imports from Guatemala have increased year-over-year. According to USDA/FAS statistics significant volumes in several key vegetable categories have risen over the past year.

Fresh Del Monte strengthens sustainability efforts in Costa Rica & Guatemala

- General News
MIAMI-- Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc., one of the world’s largest leading vertically integrated producers, marketers and distributors of high-quality, fresh produce and German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) have joined forces to develop a three-year multi-stakeholder partnership with local organizations, government agencies, communities and subsidiaries to maximize the use of natural resources and to ensure the sustainability of landscapes in Costa Rica and in Guatemala.

Guatemalan produce exporters offer grower videos for buyers

- International
The Guatemalan Produce Trade Association’s website now showcases importer and member videos for retailers and foodservice to meet the importers and industry service providers working to market top quality fruits and vegetables.

Guatemalan imports to U.S. are up

- General News
Strawberries, broccoli, and cauliflower posted the largest gains, up more than 100% year-to-date.

Guatemala builds on banana business

- Produce Blueprints

With a population of over 16 million and a GDP over $136 billion, the “Land of …