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Sector | Exotic/Tropical fruit & vegetables

First Fruit Attraction São Paulo hailed as a success

Drought affects litchi and mango production in Pabna, Bangladesh

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Marker oHG announces new partnership in the exotic mushrooms sector

"Cultivated exotics instead of wild collection - increasing procurement reliability"

Looking for new opportunities in the New Zealand market

Tainan City Government actively promotes pineapple exports

Sarawak gold 1 pineapples to be dispatched to peninsular Malaysia

Better outlook for the Senegalese organic mango campaign

Drought conditions impact New Zealand's North Island agriculture

Dutch company has imported mangoes from Puerto Rico for 25+ years

"The European market now welcomes Puerto Rican Keitt mangoes' quality"

ProHass expects a decline in Peruvian avocado production, as well as smaller sizes

"The demand for Vietnamese coconuts Is experiencing significant growth”

Vietnamese fruit and vegetable exports to South Korea and Thailand see significant growth

Canadian farmers received $22.9 million for their garlic in 2023

Election period is positively impacting Indian pineapple farmers

South Korea witnessed highest-ever imports of pineapples and mangoes in March

Specialty pineapples making progress in demand

Peruvian pineapple exports grew by 158% in March


KiwiBrothers make their debut in China

Vince Persoon, Beta Best Produce:

"Limited availability drives up the price of Peruvian pomegranates"

"The Dutch market tends to prefer Moroccan avocados"

Pedram Panjideh from H. Ehmann Fruchthandels Ltd, at the Hamburg Wholesale Market:

"Everyone is currently looking for airfreighted mangoes"

Boosting MD2 pineapple cultivation in Sabah

Exploring new pineapple cultivation in Sri Lanka

“The imported avocado market has been subject to frequent fluctuations recently.”

Pineapple Passion

Denise Junqueiro with Apeel Sciences

“Our technology provides shippers confidence for long haul shipments and to open up new export markets”

Clamshell presentation aims to make lychee consumption more mainstream

Sparking a debate over the marketing method

Coles' customer sees 'Green Skin' stickers on Shepards avocado

Good news for mango lovers

Extended season for Hapus mangoes in India

Thai government aspires to reach 1 trillion baht from durian exports in the future

Álvaro González, from Tropicsur: "This year, many growers will have fruit from the first flowering"

Could the Spanish mango season start earlier?

Philippines is set to export another batch of fresh mangoes to Australia

Makueni county's mango sector eyes international market

Early lychees from Hainan are maintaining their high prices amidst mixed market reactions

High Moroccan demand for Malian mangoes

Mexico's agricultural exports see growth in early 2024


“Volumes of Oscar Gold kiwis from South Africa are up 40%”

Due to oversupply and decreased demand from China

Vietnamese durian market sees significant price adjustments

Avocado grower and shipper launches avocado oil products

2024 New Zealand Zespri kiwi fruit season grand opening

Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region

Mango industry leads Baise onto the bright "mango" road to rural revitalization

Adex will organize Ginger Week from May 8 to 10

Peru, third largest ginger exporter in the world in 2022

From innovative packaging to new varieties of fruit

Abacates do Brasil to showcase a series of innovations for fruit growing

Dion van Vliet, Yex:

"Buyers keep returning for snake fruit"

Bio Freshi has first organic Kiwi Gold of 2024

"There are no organic golden kiwis on the Dutch market at present"

New dragon fruit and rambutan line launches

Local identity fuels fashion: Uttaradit's Durian-themed apparel attracts tourists

Peter Brighton

Feluga farmer finds 45-kilogram jackfruit on his land

The country expects to export 300 tons of kaki this year

Paraguay sends its second shipment of kaki to Spain

Supermarkets' rejection of pomegranates and tomatoes spotlights food waste within the supply chain

Mango fervor in Ahmedabad: retail prices have surged

Surge in demand for Chanee Koh Chang durian in Trat Province

Rodolphe Kouamé, Terra Company

“The Ivorian mango season looks promising”

PND - Fruit Processing Machinery

Taking advantage of the great potential of pomegranates with the right machinery

Efforts underway to enhance Bangladesh' mango export potential


Durian harvest anticipation in Penang

Spring avocado and mango programs featured at Viva Fresh

Viva Fresh puts social responsibility initiatives on display

Peru's 2023/2024 fresh mango season ends with low production

Aamoré: direct-to-consumer brand launch by Indian smallholder farmers

Taiwanese pineapples gain export approval for New Zealand

Annabel Könst, Nature's Pride:

"Summer brings opportunities for avocados after a challenging winter"

Chinese authorities crack down on counterfeit kiwis

Consumers continue to prefer domestic strawberries:

Early kick-off for the strawberry season

Zespri forecasts better prices for NZ kiwifruit growers in the 2024/25 season

Maharashtra anticipates comprehensive mango exports to the US

Brisk avocado movement expected this week

Mango demand expected to pick up as supply comes on

The delay in the start of Chile's kiwi season does not affect export forecasts


Mexico’s 2024 avocado production forecast at 2.77 million tons

São Paulo avocado production has seen a notable increase in 2023

QR code innovation in India for mango authentication

Thai exporters urged to boost durian shipments to China

"This is the best time of the year to buy organic Ivorian coconuts"

Avocado is becoming a luxury item in Colombia

New Zealand's avocado industry faces challenging season

Feijoa market New Zealand quite challenging

Egypt’s mango and guava triumph in the UK

New species of papaya created with help from Microlab Madeira

Valencian Lamb Hass campaign is coming to a close with good results

"Valencian Lamb Hass avocado production to exceed 10,000 tons in the coming years"

Brazil's high domestic demand for dragon fruit holds back exports


Mango fruit setting is advancing well in Rajshahi and Chapainawabganj

Xavier Rosario, Louis Rosario

Medlar fruit gains growing popularity in France

Steep prices remain for mangoes in Goa

Garlic price hike in capital district of Papua New Guinea

Nonthaburi durian production plummeting in Thailand

"We’re looking at lower mango export volumes compared to last year"

South Korea

Hyundai Corp performance bolstered by Cambodian mango imports

Mango season in Goa: a scarcity in local produce

Q4 holidays added millions to Hass avocado retail sales

Increased access for avocado, macadamia, and blueberry farmers

Kenyan government eyes a slice of the $171.8 bln global superfoods market

NZ and Australia look to develop smaller, more efficient, and higher yielding avocado and citrus trees

Kiwifruit from New Zealand in transit to United States

“Very high early prices for Peruvian ginger”

Hoping to consolidate exports

An Giang Province to develop specialised fruit growing areas

New Zealand

Apple harvest progresses in Hawke's Bay - gold kiwifruit coming from Bay of Plenty

New Kiwi consortium KIKOKA (Europe) formed

Week 14 Fruit Wholesale Market Report

Apple sales accelerate due to holiday effects, and avocado prices continue to rise

Webinar on Kiwi Quality Meters today

India on high alert over smuggled Chinese garlic

Peruvian pomegranate exports skyrocketed in January

“Demand for Hainan Guifei Mango has increased, and currently exceeds supply.”

Peguy Kamte, Kep Company:

"We expect the season of Kent mangoes from the Ivory Coast to be positive until May"

Ginger plays an important role within exports Fiji

East African growers and exporters face big challenges this season

"The Red Sea crisis has dealt a heavy blow to small-scale avocado growers"

Amadora Gahona, from Gospa Citrus:

"The opportunity that this variety offers makes it possible for the fruit to make a decisive impact on the market"

Marcelo Rusca with Go Fresh Produce

“Eating experience is more important than the price of a great mango”

Morocco to break another avocado export record in 2023/24

Indian mango production projected to increase to 24 million tons in crop year 2023-24

China returns 30 durian shipments from Vietnam due to cadmium contamination

Clive Garrett, ZZ2:

“Very good start to South Africa’s 2024 avocado season”

Mango production in Karnataka faces significant decline

Indonesian authorities destroy Malaysian mangoes to protect domestic market

Liberian Ministery proposes National Agricultural Development Agenda

Ongoing suspension of exports to China poses significant challenge

Taiwanese pineapple planting down 4%

Taiwanese Ministry assures safety of local pineapples and mushrooms

Washington sweet cherry producers vote to continue the Federal Marketing Order

Vietnam sees record prices for Monthong durian

Low crops and high pricing push mango consumption down

Edging out Turkish fruit in price

The Moroccan Hass avocado made its debut on the Georgian market

NAADs wants Ugandan farmers to consider Hass avocado cultivation

Looking at atemoya cultivation in Brazil

State of Amazonas, Brazil

Açaí from Codajás gets geographical indication

Litchi cultivation on the rise in Rajshahi, Bangladesh

Offering figs, melons, Tahiti lemons, mangoes, papayas and much more

MBR Company has been a valuable player in the fresh fruit sector

China shows interest in mangoes, jackfruit, and potatoes from Bangladesh

Giyora Marom, CEO Granot Fresh:

“Our commitment to the Kenyan avocado industry is unwavering”

Thai durian trade embraces technology for Chinese market

"We have to find a market for avocados from Peru that are mainly medium to smaller sized”