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Sector | Fruit (grapes)

Sun World International -

Table grape breeder acts against Chinese infringement on TikTok

Freshfel Europe’s Consumption Monitor -

Europeans still not consuming minimum recommendation of 400 g/day of fresh produce

Imanol Almudí, CEO of Grupo Agroponiente:

"Our share in the melon and watermelon market is set to grow significantly"

CFIA has updated labeling requirements for fresh grapes

Chile’s 2024 table grape harvest coming to an end

A new intensive orchard planted at "Palos" zone in Tajikistan

South Africa's table grape exports increased by 17% in 2023/24 season

Why are vegetarian meals on planes so bad?

Francois Myburgh – Bet-El Fruits

Terrific grape season in Trawal

48% of Peruvian table grape exports have gone to the US

Mexican grape program doubles and exports expand into Asia and Oceania

A memorable conference with the three PGI consortia together for the first time

A growing trend towards seedless varieties for table grapes in Italy

Agriculture Minister announces continuing support for Nova Scotia fruit growers affected by cold

'Irresistible Grapes' video surpasses 96m views

Massachusetts farmer not worried about cold weather just yet

Successful grape cultivation in India's Cumbum valley

Moldovan fruit producers are preparing intensively for a new season

"The Australian seedless grape production season faces significant challenges."

Debunking misinformation: the safety of grape consumption

Grape campaign at Sam's Club results in social responsibility engagement

Western Cape Agriculture budget brings hope

Challenges of the upcoming Egyptian table grape season

Brazil aims to increase fresh produce export volumes to world markets

Strong demand for Chilean grapes helps strengthen pricing

Alice Springs grape grower closes due to stringent standards and accreditation demands

Robinson Fresh grape sourcing update from Chile, Brazil, Peru, South Africa, and Mexico

End of season for grapes from Moldova: Record of exported quantity

Climate change may affect grape cultivation in Turkey

Spanish seedless grape producer, goes on sale for €400 million

Table grape breeder hosts open day in India

Egypt's agricultural export strategy focuses on farmer support

Herman Redelinghuys – Capespan

South African grapes hamstrung by logistical nightmares in ports

Henk Vlaeminck, Van Dijk Foods:

"We hope to get the first Spanish stone fruit by Easter"

"Business unusual at end of South Africa's bumper deciduous harvest and start of citrus season"

Peru and South Africa to be discussed at MacFruit

Planning for the future of table grapes

South African table grape harvest to end two weeks earlier than last year

Mia Smith – GrapeHub Foundation

GrapeHub Foundation pays its school fees

“There’s hope for Cape Town Port turnaround despite challenges”

California grape industry member honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

"The market in Europe for Indian grapes has crashed"

Sun World International enforces intellectual property -

Four Italian growers forced to remove unlicensed proprietary table grape varieties

Timothée Levesque, Dole France

Tension on the grape market since the end of the European season

Ira Greenstein with Direct Source Marketing:

“It’s historic to be selling Chilean table grapes for $36/box in mid-March”

Peruvian table grape producers looking forward to 2024 season to recover

Pernambuco farm produces 8,000 tons of mangoes and grapes annually


Nashik's grape industry faces weather challenges

Georgia's February 2024 grapes, peaches, and more soared in price

Allog Group has an optimistic outlook on Brazilian fruit exports in 2024

Alan Aguirre, President of Grupo Alta and Divine Flavor

“It’s very difficult to grow table grapes in Jalisco and that’s why no one else does it”

Chile projected to ship 35 million boxes of grapes to the U.S.

Luciën de Wit, LuBa Fresh:

"An early start means Indian grape volumes will quickly decline from early April"

Later varieties of Chilean grapes on the way

Egypt gears up for DNA testing in grape exports

Vanguard International and Continental Fresh partner on branded table grape program

FAO is set to bolster Moldova's table grape sector

Cristian Ferriere, Acograpes:

“Very strong US demand with high prices for table grapes from Chile continuing”

Sam Vasala - Sai World

Chinese market is going well, as are Korea and Indonesia, but in general less demand in Asia

Yair Bar-Hai, Lucky Berry:

“Blueberry prices are crazy now in Israel, with good demand for South African table grapes too”

Moldovan grape sector to benefit from FAO initiative

Two California grape growers form strategic partnership

Manuel Tornel (ITUM):

"We can offer our Murcian table grape varieties throughout the year"

Japan's leading experts at the Macfrut Grape Symposium

Japan, where table grapes are worth their weight in gold

Juan-Ivan Smuts - Lucerne Agri

Expect big things from South African plums

Nomi Karniel-Padan, Grapa Varieties:

“Our ARRA™ Red Factor table grapes dazzled Berlin”

Fruchtwelt Bodensee expects 350 exhibitors

The industry discusses measures to preserve domestic fruit production

"Grape production in India is almost 20% higher"

Grower hosts social event for farm workers ahead of Jalisco grape season

Corne van de Klundert, Origin Fruit Direct:

"Usual Indian grape volumes despite logistical disruptions"

"Commercial obstacles prevent us from accessing Asian markets"

Peruvian table grape exports increased by 40% in the first quarter of the campaign

Moldovan table grape exports see significant growth in 2023

Prices of grapes from India show climbing trend

"Sales of grapes in domestic market have suddenly picked up"

An experimental study will soon be conducted in Apulia:

Grape storage and the role of protective sheets

Peru gains ground on Chile regarding agricultural exports

South Africa's 2023-24 table grape harvest expected to finish a week earlier than last year

Corné Grundlingh, AJ Jansen van Vuuren, Dihan Blom - TopFruit

Climate adaptability top of mind with new cultivars

Gerhard Crous - Oukraalsvlei, Bergendal Maneberg

Unity is strength on Cape fruit and wine farm

A 100% Chilean grape variety seeks to replace the traditional Thompson Seedless grape

Tristan Kaye - Rypen

"A couple of big groups working with us who have mandated the use of RYPEN in all shipments"

Blueberries, avocados, grapes and mangoes leading the charge

The Netherlands boosted agricultural imports from Peru in 2023

California table grape industry focuses on competitiveness

Kashmir researchers spearhead grape diversification initiative

Modelling apple tree productivity in New Zealand: from grapes to apples

"Hike in freight rates for containers to Rotterdam have gone up by around 3000 USD"

Oppy and Sun Grape California form strategic joint venture

Anton Viljoen, Stephan Antonowitz – Hexkoel

Beating the odds to get Hex grapes out into the world

Thousands sample Autumncrisp® branded grapes at show in Las Vegas

Mohmed Elsarky, Unifrutti CEO on Verfrut:

"Acquisition allows us to expand our global reach in Asia, particularly China"

Egypt exported 33,000 tons of table grapes to Saudi Arabia - January to October 2023

Fruit breeder licenses protected plant varieties to Chinese growers

Export inspections to Week 04 increase by 22% -

SA table grapes find ways to export containers avoiding Cape Town Port delays

Bangladesh's hike in grape import duty impacts Junnar's grape market

Onion export ban in India impacts Nashik district grape crop

Michael Vorster, TGMS/The Grape Alliance

Re-discovered Crimson clone breathes new life into Hex portfolio

Watch video:

The story of Shachar Karniel 'Abba Arra' on his table grape breeding

MC Uys – Pure Legacy

South African Red Globe finds appetite among India’s top consumers

Karnataka's grape growers grapple with inadequate cold storage facilities

Reducing food waste

Ag tech firm raises $38 million in Series D financing

FreshPlaza Global Focus on Grapes

Why are prices for table grapes in Moldova declining so rapidly after months of storage?

"Red sea threat impacts grape exports in India"

"Current Red Sea predicament sparks concern among exporters and growers"