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.
Despite the pandemic, in 2020 Peruvian agricultural exports continued to grow, reaching $7.47 billion compared to $7.09 billion in 2019.
Peruvian produce exports rose 16.4% in the first quarter of 2021, led by massive grape growth.
A growing trend in the Southern Hemisphere continues in the 2020/2021 season with a 20 percent increase in blueberry supply and more than 311,000 tons exported.
Recently, China published its official 2020 grape export results having reached $1.213 billion, 23 percent more than the previous year, making it the second year in a row that China is the world’s largest supplier of grapes.
Vanguard International has added new talent to their team with the hiring of Ignacio Ugarte in Chile and Fanny Robles in Peru.
Peru’s grape and blueberry growers expect continued growth this year.
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 …