The volume of Peruvian avocado exports rose sharply this year, but even more gains were found with export value.
Peru is on track for record citrus exports as it hits the mid-point of peak summer season.
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.
The latest forecasts by the association of Blueberry Producers of Peru (Proarandanos) shows that Peru is world’s leading exporter of blueberries and continues to grow.
According to USDA projections, Mexican tomato exports will reach a new all-time high in 2021.
Peru’s avocado exports for the 2020-21 season will be larger than previous projections.
Peru’s table grape exports rose significantly in 2021 thanks to higher production.
Mexican blueberry exports increased 57 percent year-over-year from January to April 2021 reaching sales of $313.5 million, according to data from the U.S. Department of Commerce.
Peru has become the world’s largest blueberry exporter in a short time, and its growers have big growth plans for this season.
Mexico saw an increase in tomato export value of 20.6 percent in 2020 over the previous year, totaling $2.6 billion and breaking its own record.