In its first Crop Report of the Season, the Chilean Kiwi Committee says a cool summer has resulted in a slow start to the harvest.
With acceptable production expectations in place, blueberry harvesting has begun in northern Sinaloa.
Chilean Citrus exports are forecasted to reach a total volume of 387,000 tons by the Asoex Citrus Committee, representing a 6 percent increase for the 2021 season.
INEC released a preliminary report showing that bananas and pineapples together represented 16.2 percent of the total value exported by Cost Rica during 2020, according to Nacion, a Costa Rican reporting agency.
According to the head of the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism (Mincetur), Claudia Cornejo, Peru managed to maintain its global leadership in various products in 2020 despite the current pandemic.
According ADEX, Peruvian fruit and vegetable exports would lose $20 million each day that a transporter strike keeps the roads blocked.
Peru’s citrus exports set a record in 2020. According to The Foreign Trade Research and Development …
Peruvian ginger exports totaled 50,649 tons worth $106 million in 2020, which is 156 percent higher than the previous year.
Chile’s table grape export estimate for the 2020-21 season has fallen again.
In the 2020-2021 season, Peruvian table grape exports reached 464,000 tons, reflecting an increase of 18 percent compared to the 392,000 tons exported the previous season.