The Jupiter Group is well-known for growing grape and citrus, Jupiter’s expertise also covers avocado, pineapple and kiwi in all formats and sizes. The first of the group’s new variety grapes, ARRA 15 (ARRA Sweeties™) has started to harvest in limited quantity this week. Although the majority of these NV’s will start to be harvested from WEEK 35, the fruit is already said to be of an exceptional standard.
The location of the northern vineyards in Kavala has proven to be quite good, with the in-country team reporting that the overall quality across all of the varieties is excellent.
Contrary to the general flat market conditions throughout Europe, the loadings from Greece have started this week with the first container leaving the port to Jeddah. The group’s Far East loadings are due to start in two weeks’ time.