July 05, 2015 / Week N° 27

Posts Tagged Mandarins

Moroccan ClemenGold mandarins about to hit Irish shelves

January 26th, 2015

Donnelly Fresh Produce and ClemenGold discuss expansion developments for a unique mandarin variety in Europe and Africa.

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Prospects lifted for Pakistani kinnow exporters

December 24th, 2014

Russia’s EU and U.S. import ban has comes as good news to Pakistan’s shippers of a certain mandarin variety.

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U.S. citrus giants announce alliance to expand Wonderful Halos brand

October 17th, 2014

Paramount Citrus will become Mulholland Citrus’ exclusive sales agent in a partnership that aims to expand the consumption of Wonderful Halo mandarins across North America.

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U.S.: Sunkist launches Sesame Street citrus packaging

October 7th, 2014

In a bid to help fight childhood obesity, Sunkist will sell its citrus with packaging from a popular kids’ TV show.

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Peruvian mandarin production on the up amid solid prices

July 11th, 2014

Good quality and shelf-life of Peru’s mandarins have led to increased demand and production of the crop.

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India: Punjab Government plans kinnow mandarin marketing campaign

May 13th, 2014

The government of India’s largest kinnow mandarin-growing state hopes to incentivize producers by promoting the fruit’s health benefits to the public.

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Citrus Australia bullish on upcoming export season to China

April 22nd, 2014

Citrus Australia plans a strong season in China this year, including diversification with lemons and grapefruit.

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Uruguayan citrus growers gear up for higher EU duties, full U.S. season

February 12th, 2014

The Uruguayan citrus industry expects a larger crop this year, but it will have to deal with higher tariffs in Europe.

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Uruguayan citrus wrap

December 27th, 2013

A recent Uruguayan report sheds light on the citrus industry’s trajectory of recent years.

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Chile uses tangy spice to promote citrus in the U.S.

November 5th, 2013

Chilean citrus promoters are using Tajin powder to boost sales to Latino consumers in the U.S.

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Australia: costs add up as flood waters recede

March 4th, 2013

An Aussie citrus grower says floods have taken their toll financially, but crops should still be stable.

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U.S. easy peeler market strong due to supply gap

September 17th, 2012

Capespan North America’s Mark Greenberg discusses the state of easy peelers and oranges in the U.S. market.

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Peru forecasts Canada-bound ag export growth spurt

August 23rd, 2012

Canada’s demand for high quality and value added products has worked in favor of Peruvian horticulturalists.

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U.S. clementine oversupply headaches “avoidable”

August 22nd, 2012

Chilean and South African clementine suppliers have been urged to communicate better to avoid U.S. price falls.

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Peru poised to explore new mandarin markets

July 30th, 2012

Sergio del Castillo explains why Peru’s mandarins have become such a runaway success.

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Peru’s mandarin and organic banana exports rise in H1

July 26th, 2012

Good prices have helped drive growth for Peruvian mandarins and organic bananas this year.

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South Africa: building the global ClemenGold brand

July 6th, 2012

ClemenGold founder Abs van Rooyen talks about premium growth and the benefits of offshoot products.

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Aussies optimistic for mandarin shipment prospects

June 12th, 2012

Australian mandarin growers expect better exports this year, while negotiations continue for new markets.

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Australian fruit industry to ‘flourish’ over next five years, report claims

June 4th, 2012

Market researcher IBISWorld expects Australia’s fruit industry to grow by 4.4% annually until 2016-17.

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Pakistan hopes to boost its fruit exports with new U.S. aid

May 23rd, 2012

Pakistan has high hopes that a new U.S. partnership will lead to more and better quality fruit exports.

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Citrus Australia expects better mandarin consistency in 2012

May 3rd, 2012

Citrus Australia believes consumers will see the difference of new quality assurance standards.

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Chile expects buoyant export growth for oranges, mandarins in 2012

April 30th, 2012

Chilean Citrus Committee president Juan Enrique Ortuzar talks competition and opening new markets.

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Peruvian mandarin harvest kicks off

April 2nd, 2012

A Dutch importer is upbeat about mandarin markets for Peru and South Africa despite last year’s Argentine ‘disaster’.

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U.S retail consolidation to continue, says Spezzano

January 23rd, 2012

Consultant Dick Spezzano talks retail consolidation, NZ kiwifruit concerns and Peruvian avocadoes.

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Peru’s ag exports rose by almost a quarter in 2011

January 4th, 2012

Peru’s agricultural exports passed the US$4 billion mark in 2011, driven by rapid growth for horticultural goods.

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Pakistani exporters push govt for mandarin boost

January 3rd, 2012

Pakistan’s kinnow mandarin season looks good with producers optimistic about shipments despite export hurdles.

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Chilean fresh fruit exports up 7%

December 26th, 2011

Chile registered strong fruit export growth in 2011 despite falls for apples, avocadoes and kiwifruit.

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Pakistan upbeat about bumper crop this season

November 29th, 2011

High yields of kinnow mandarins are expected in Pakistan due to favorable weather conditions.

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Peru ramping up grape exports to Vietnam

November 11th, 2011

Peru is strengthening its trade links with Vietnam and hopes to export tangerines and mangoes.

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DNE World Fruit Sales upbeat on citrus supply

November 7th, 2011

Stu Monaghan from DNE World Fruit Sales gives a wrap of the past citrus season and upcoming supply.

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Australia’s largest mandarin grower slams mining decision

October 27th, 2011

Australia’s largest mandarin grower has hit out at authorities for allowing exploratory mining.

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Peru’s mandarin exports jump 20% in value

October 25th, 2011

Peru has increased the value of its mandarin exports to US$37.4 million

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Brand and crop changes in store for Aussie citrus industry

October 21st, 2011

Citrus Australia has called for national marketing unity, while also predicting mandarins will overtake navels in the future.

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Peru squeezes 20.6% citrus export growth

September 23rd, 2011

Peru’s mandarin and lemon exports rose significantly in the year to August but orange shipments were down.

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Chile seeks out Pole position

September 20th, 2011

ProChile commercial director in Poland Felipe Gajardo talks up opportunities in a relatively untapped market.

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SA orange, grapefruit crops underestimated in 2011

September 19th, 2011

South Africa’s navel orange and grapefruit figures are higher than original estimates but easy peelers fell below expectations.

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Peru: Camposol to become fresh produce multinational

September 19th, 2011

Peruvian fresh produce company Camposol has plans to become a US$500 million multinational in the coming years.

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Aussie citrus growers looking for exit

September 16th, 2011

The chairman of Riverina Citrus says many growers would sell up their farms if they could only find buyers.

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Pakistani kinnow mandarins hit record export values

September 12th, 2011

Strong Russian citrus demand helped Pakistan’s kinnow mandarin exports push past the US$100 million mark.

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New citrus varieties developed in Brazil

August 16th, 2011

Brazilian fruit growers continue to launch new and interesting cultivars – this time with oranges and mandarins.

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U.S. response to Australian citrus ‘outstanding’

August 15th, 2011

A U.S. importer has offered words of encouragement to Australian citrus growers for their commitment despite tough conditions.

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Mexico’s citrus exports up 15%

July 26th, 2011

Mexico’s citrus exports rose by US$16 million in the first five months of 2011.

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Argentina and China sign new ag agreements

July 20th, 2011

Argentina will now be able to ship its oranges, grapefruit and mandarins to southern Chinese ports.

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Chile: frosts damage citrus, avocadoes nearly in the clear

July 18th, 2011

Chile’s avocado and mandarin crops have been fairly unscathed by frosts, but other citrus fruits have not fared so well.

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Chile’s fruit exports rise 13% in early 2011

July 7th, 2011

Chile’s Office of Agriculture Studies and Policy (ODEPA) gives an export breakdown of different fruit species in the first five months of 2011.

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First South African Summer Citrus shipments arrive in U.S.

June 22nd, 2011

South African Summer Citrus’ first U.S.-bound shipments for the season have arrived in Philadelphia.

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Southern Hemisphere: clementine and mandarin exports to fall 10%

June 20th, 2011

The Southern Hemisphere’s mandarin and clementine exports have been weighed down by poor Argentine weather conditions.

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SA clementine harvest passes 1M carton mark

May 30th, 2011

Russia has bought a good chunk of Southern Africa’s citrus exports this season, but the industry still faces transport problems.

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Camposol leads Peruvian ag exports

May 24th, 2011

Peruvian horticultural company Camposol has staked its claim as the country’s largest ag exporter with a 43.85% rise in exports in Q1.

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Chile’s citrus exports to fall 12% in 2011

April 4th, 2011

Water scarcity will likely cut back Chile’s citrus exports by 12% to 111,514 metric tons (MT) this season, with the sharpest fall in volumes expected for mandarins.

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Southern Hemisphere citrus exports to fall 2.64% in 2011

April 1st, 2011

A recent report shows Southern Hemisphere citrus production is expected to drop by 0.63% in 2011, but Brazil was not in the list of surveyed countries.

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Juicy citrus profits for Argentina and Peru in 2011

February 28th, 2011

The world’s largest lemon producer could boost production by 25% this year, but will it cut exports to keep down prices?

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Argentina’s citrus growers worried about drought effects

January 26th, 2011

Lack of rain in main growing provinces could produce small fruit

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