Global Market

OVERVIEW GLOBAL MANDARIN MARKET

The mandarin production is currently shifting from the southern hemisphere to the north. The supply from South America and South Africa is now quickly running out. The season is not yet in full swing, and that means that the volume of mandarins, tangerines and clementines is currently low. Prices are rising as a result of this…

OVERVIEW GLOBAL AVOCADO MARKET

The production of avocados is shifting from the southern hemisphere to the north. The Spanish season has just started with the harvest of the first Bacon avocados in Malaga and Granada. Italy will follow soon and the peak season is also around the corner in Mexico. Avocados are still very popular among consumers and it is…

OVERVIEW GLOBAL PEAR MARKET

The price of pears is currently normal in most European countries, but it is expected to rise in a few weeks. A dramatic reduction in the Italian pear harvest will result in prices considerably increasing for a number of varieties. This is especially the case of the Abate Fetel, whose price is reaching astronomical figures, not…

OVERVIEW GLOBAL ONION MARKET

More onions, larger sizes, better quality. After the dramatic 2018 season in Europe and the almost empty market in 2019, this year's yields are again average. The cold stores in Europe being filled with a new stock of onions also entails that the markets that benefited from last year's shortages will now export less. China is…

OVERVIEW GLOBAL POMEGRANATE MARKET

The demand for pomegranates is increasing worldwide, as the fruit has earned the reputation of being a "superfood". Given the high prices, there is great interest in growing pomegranates and there is also competition on the market. Chile, for example, has lost its market share in Europe to Peru; however,…

OVERVIEW GLOBAL MANGO MARKET

The global mango market is currently in a transitional period. Mexico is finishing earlier due to excessive rainfall at the end of the season and Senegal also saw its campaign ending abruptly. Brazil has been on the market for a few weeks and is likely to become the most important exporter of mangoes in the coming weeks. In the…

OVERVIEW GLOBAL BLUEBERRY MARKET

The harvest of the last marketable blueberries is underway in Europe and North America. In Europe, Poland is the largest player and expects its acreage to continue expanding in the coming years. After the harvest is completed, traders will switch to the production from South America. In September, the first Peruvian blueberries…

OVERVIEW GLOBAL POTATO MARKET

The dry weather has left its mark in Europe this year. There is little demand for potatoes on the market, although it is now starting to recover. The exports from the largest European potato producers, such as the Netherlands, France and Germany, are not going smoothly and many markets are currently choosing potatoes from other…

OVERVIEW GLOBAL BANANA MARKET

The demand for bananas in Europe and the United States is low during the summer. However, due to the low volumes available, especially in South America, stocks are limited and trade prices have remained stable. The low production in Latin America is mainly due to the weather conditions. The impact of El Niño was particularly…


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