Chinese purchases bolstered Cambodian banana exports in 2021

According to preliminary data from the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries’ General Directorate of Agriculture, Cambodia exported 423,168.97 tons of fresh bananas…

Peru sent 33% of its bananas to the Netherlands

Peruvian banana exports increased by 58% in value in 2021

Between January and November 2021, Peru exported 197 tons of bananas for 219 million dollars, registering a 0.22% increase in the volume shipped and a 58% increase in value…

Europlátano's Gabaceras banana, Flavor of the Year 2022

Gabaceras bananas have been awarded the Flavor of the Year 2022 award. This distinction evaluates a product's taste, appearance, smell, texture, and consumer's general satisfaction with it. This is the eighth time that the Europlátano Premium brand has been awarded this distinction. The Flavor of the…

Shipments from Laos and Myanmar are still limisted

Banana price pulled back as traders boosted the market by reserving New Year goods

Recently, the overall market in domestic banana-producing areas has been average. As cold air hits some production areas, the fattening speed of bananas slows down, which…

Magnus Nilsson - Ewerman

"Having introduced the conventional bananas now in Sweden we are looking to introduce our brand into Europe”

Swedish importer Ewerman has recently launched a new line of conventional bananas under the Daily Green brand. The company has been supplying organic and organic Fair Trade under the brand for sometime. “The Daily Green bananas are ‘twice as good’,” explains Magnus Nilsson from the company. “We work in cooperation…

Banana supply in the EU 27

EU countries supply 594.200 tons of bananas in 2020

In 2020, the supply of bananas to the EU countries came mainly for Spain -as far as European production goes- as that nation shipped 382,3 38 tons of the fruits, valued at €450 mln. France was the second largest provider -via its holdings in Martinique and Guadeloupe- bringing in 184,414 tons, worth €114 mln. Click…

"Market demand has recently been stronger than market supply, so the price is warming up again"

The Chinese banana market has been depressed for months, but more recently the market supply volume has been unable to meet market demand, and so the market is slowly warming up again. Mr. Han Chun, General Manager of Foreign Trade at Shanghai Sofia International Trading Co., Ltd., recently talked about…

5.41% increase year-on-year

Cameroon exported 198,600 tons of bananas in 2021

According to data compiled by the Cameroon Banana Association (ASSOBACAM), in 2021, Cameroon exported 198,634 tons of bananas. The volume is up by 10,750 tons (+5.41%)…

Cameroon:

PHP and CDC increased banana exports by about 10% YoY in December 2021

In December 2021, Cameroon exported 20,631 tons of banana in. The figure is up by 9.7% year-on-year. This performance was spurred by Plantations du Haut Penja (PHP), a…

India: FIEO keen to transform banana cultivators into exporters

The Federation of Indian Export Organisations is planning to see through a technology infusion into the processes of cultivation of the ‘poovan’ variety of banana and…

Seminar on TR4-resistant banana varieties

The World Banana Forum and the TR4 Global Network have announced the upcoming webinars on TR4-Resistant Banana Varieties, which will take place on Wednesday and Thursday, 19…

Banana imports in November increased by 14.05% month-on-month

China: Analysis of banana imports in November 2021

In November, banana imports increased by 14.05% month-on-month, and the average price fell by 0.98% month-on-month. At the end of November, bananas in Laos began to pass through customs, but the overall delivery of bananas was average and the market was rather unclear. Figure 1 Comparison of China's…

FreshPlaza's January Special is on bananas

FreshPlaza's January Global Focus is on bananas. If you are an importer/exporter or supplier of bananas we would love to hear from you. You can contact us via info@freshplaza.com       MarketingWould you like to get some extra promotion for your produce and company? Would you like your brand promoted on our daily newsletter or website during…


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