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South Africa: Bhisho turns on juice for farms
The Eastern Cape’s citrus industry has welcomed a R21-million boost to exports from the Fort Beaufort and Peddie region.While Rural Development and Agrarian Reform MEC Mlibo Qoboshiyane assigned the majority of the R21-million for infrastructure support at the ageing Ripplemead citrus pack house in Peddie,.....
Biggest rise in OJ futures in 16 years
Orange juice futures officially entered a bull market yesterday after a three-day rally sent the price for May delivery surging by 21% to $1.2795 per pound (454g). That was the biggest three-day rise in price in more than 16 years, and a sign that investors believe the price of orange juice will increase.....
India: Mega processing park for Kanjikode
The Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI) has approved the proposal submitted by the Kerala Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation (KINFRA) to set up a Mega Food Processing Park at Kanjikode.The estimated cost of project is `1.2 billion, of which,`500 million in assistance is sought from.....
Good demand for Polish frozen softfruit
Demand for frozen fruit in the European Union varies depending on the category. For strawberries, both demand and prices remain quite stable. According to Foodnews, the average price of strawberries of Polish origin in the first half of March stood at € 1.10/kg, compared to 1.07 €/kg in October 2014,.....
Bulgaria: Decline in consumption of frozen vegetables
The expenditure of Bulgarian consumers in frozen food dropped by 4% last year up to November 2014, with the volumes purchased decreasing even more significantly, by 7%, compared to the same period in 2013.The segment with the most negative impact was that of frozen vegetables, as it accounts for the largest.....
Primaflor expands salad range and production capacity
The company Primaflor has expanded the production line of one of its processing facilities, so that from now on it will be able to process 2.5 tonnes of iceberg lettuce per hour. This line will also produce ready-to-eat salads and the company has announced a new range of products that will allow you to add.....
Hungary: Frozen fruit and veg consumption growing slowly
Consumption of frozen fruit and vegetables in Hungary has been estimated at 4-5 kilos per person per year; a figure which continues to grow slowly, according to a study carried out by researchers at the Corvinus University, in Budapest.The survey, conducted by interviewing 1,000 people to find out about.....
Cameroon: Call for potato-processing plant
The Cameroonian Ministry of Industry has just issued a call for tenders to hire a research firm to conduct a technical, institutional and financial study on behalf of the government to create a potato-processing project for Kumbo in the North-West region.According to statistics provided by the National.....
Study highlights value of frozen foods
March is both National Nutrition Month and National Frozen Foods Month. Although we seldom associate frozen foods with the term nutrition, a study conducted at the University of Georgia Department of Food Science and Technology may change the way many consumers think about the nutritional value of frozen.....
Norway: Apple juice sales almost doubled in 5 years
In Norway, a total of twenty large and smaller operators currently offer their own brands of fresh apple juice to restaurants and grocery stores across the country.In recent years, the market has grown substantially. According to Finansavisen, the six biggest players traded for a total of 137 million.....
France: Bonduelle to close their site in Thouars in 2016
A mushroom cannery and ready-made Bonduelle and Cassegrain factory in Thouars will close in June 2016. By then 77 of the 138 employees will have decided whether or not they will accept an offer to work in the next closest factory, 25 km away. Management justifies their decision to move them to another site.....
Fruit juice bars thriving in the Czech Republic
In the Czech Republic, the popularity of the so-called fresh bars, which offer their customers freshly squeezed fruit and vegetable juices, is on the rise. Just last year, according to information from the companies operating in this market, their number came close to one hundred. Market turnover is.....
Prices of Spanish canned mandarins go up
The high demand for food service canned mandarins this year expects the Spanish canned mandarin production to fall short at 20,000 tons. A lot of Spanish canners are complaining about the weak production of canned mandarin, asserting that there are enough fruit produced and to be packed. With this kind of.....
Middle East gets a taste for mouth-watering mashed veg
A northern Ireland producer, whose mashed vegetable dishes have scored a smash hit in the Middle East, has won deals worth £1m to supply supermarkets across the region.Family firm Mash Direct will deliver 25 of its 42 lines to the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain where tastes for helpings of traditional.....