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1001, 2020

49% of Spain’s fruit and veg imports are from non-EU countries

By | January 10th, 2020|Categories: Global Industry News|Comments Off on 49% of Spain’s fruit and veg imports are from non-EU countries

In the period between January and October 2019, the Spanish import of fresh fruits and vegetables from non-EU countries stood at 1.31 million tons worth 1,560 million euros. This represents 49% of the total volume [...]

1001, 2020

Organic lemon grove surpasses 100 000 tree mark

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Citromax Group has announced that the company’s organic lemon groves have reached a substantial milestone, passing the 100,000-tree mark and approaching 110,000 organic lemon trees. Citromax’s organic lemon groves are located in the foothills of [...]

1001, 2020

Much lower South African grape volume

By | January 10th, 2020|Categories: SA Industry News|Comments Off on Much lower South African grape volume

The situation on the grape market is unusual, to say the least. "There are significantly lower volumes than last year. Prices are at an excellent level, too," says Eddy Kreukniet of Exsa Europe. "Added to [...]

1312, 2019

Soft citrus plantings to overtake navel hectares in SA

By | December 13th, 2019|Categories: SA Industry News|Comments Off on Soft citrus plantings to overtake navel hectares in SA

South African growers have added just under 25,000ha of citrus groves over the past decade. The South African citrus industry has grown so much during the past decade that even though navels have decreased as [...]

1312, 2019

Frescitrus expects 30% drop in Spanish citrus production

By | December 13th, 2019|Categories: Global Industry News|Comments Off on Frescitrus expects 30% drop in Spanish citrus production

According to the Huelva-based agrarian society Frescitrus, the citrus production in the current campaign (2019/2020) will fall by between 25 and 30% compared to the previous season, when 16,235,000 kilos of oranges and 21,281,000 kilos [...]

1312, 2019

Sando expands development to South Africa

By | December 13th, 2019|Categories: SA Industry News|Comments Off on Sando expands development to South Africa

Alcanar Verd Citrus i VIVERS and Stargrow Cultivar Development announced that they have recently concluded an agreement for the development of the citrus variety, Sando, in South Africa. Sando is a late maturing clementine mutation [...]