Monthly Archives: May 2017

EU drops citrus canker requirement for US citrus imports

By | May 4th, 2017|Global Industry News|

The European Union has amended its requirements for imports of U.S. citrus, dropping its requirement that U.S. groves be surveyed for citrus canker, which eases entry of U.S. citrus into the EU market. The European Union has dropped its requirement that U.S. groves be surveyed for citrus canker, which eases entry of U.S. citrus into [...]

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South African citrus industry appeals to Putin

By | May 4th, 2017|SA Industry News|

The trade in citrus between Russia and South Africa has been under strain for the last three years. From 2014 to 2015 there was a 40% decrease in trade and over the period 2013 to 2016 the drop is dizzying: from 129,000t to 66,000t last year. The reduction in volumes is attributed to various factors, [...]

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