2019/2020 EU imports of saw a new high regarding oranges, at about 950,000 tonnes. the same was true for small citrus fruits, with imports coming in at about 410,000 tonnes.
The current weighted average orange price per 100 kgs over the EU stands at €74. This is €5 above the 2019/2020 average and €14 above the 5-year average.
EU orange imports form South Africa in 2019/2020 averaged out at approximately 450,000 tonnes. Egypt shipped a little over 250,000 tons; the same as in 2017/2018.
Orange imports from Morocco, Argentina, Zimbabwe, Uruguay and others remained under the 100,000 tonnes in 2019/2020, as per usual.