307, 2020

The benefits of coatings & postharvest treatments on fresh fruit

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Technical benefits of fresh fruit post-harvest treatments have been scientifically demonstrated and established during last decades and it is fully accepted that they deliver very relevant and positive additional functionalities than can be summarised as [...]

307, 2020

Argentina puts export ban on lemons due to CBS

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Due to findings of Citrus Black Spot in Argentinian lemons in European ports, Argentina made the decision to put an export ban into place starting today (July 1st) which is to last for at least [...]

307, 2020

Empty European market for SA citrus

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Bad weather in Spain and enforced coronavirus lockdowns have caused an explosive demand for citrus in Europe. The market situation, therefore, looks entirely different from that of last year. As does the start of the [...]

307, 2020

SA cumulative export citrus volume at 11,889,038 cartons

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According to a report by the Citrus Growers’ Association of South Africa, citrus exports to the rest of Africa (and surrounding islands) stood at 28,301 cartons in week 26, up 24% year -on-year. In week [...]

307, 2020

Three new hubs in Egypt, South Africa and Nigeria

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Africa is on the fast-track to economic development. While the continent has not been left unscathed by the Covid-19 pandemic, the World Bank believes its economy will not be hit as badly as that of [...]

2606, 2020

European market good for SA citrus

By | June 26th, 2020|Categories: SA Industry News|Comments Off on European market good for SA citrus

In recent years, South African citrus exporters' focus seems to have shifted. They were looking at Russia, and the Far and Middle East. This year, Europe is well in its sights again. "Demand is super [...]