Agronometrics in Charts

Grapes in Charts: Mexico helps make America grape again

Luis Aragón of Agronometrics says that with the U.S. market set to start its seasonal price climb at any instant and with Mexico heralding a massive amount of product over the horizon, we should pay very close attention to both supply and effective availability.
April 02 , 2019

Avocados in Charts: Market jumps US$5 in one week on California shortfall

California shipments through last week only added up to 7% of the volume for that same time period in 2018, but a potential market opportunity window for the state is approaching.
March 27 , 2019

Apples in Charts: With prices at four-year high, how will Chile's lower crop play out?

The charts indicate that Chile could be in for a successful season this year in the U.S. market, which has been supplied with lower volumes of Washington fruit.
March 19 , 2019

Limes in Charts: Prices double in one week in U.S. market

The charts illustrate that this isn’t the first time we have seen such price spikes, but the time period when they happen is a bit of a moving target. 
March 12 , 2019

Strawberries in Charts: Expected California shortage, why aren't last two months of high prices a model?

Colin Fain of Agronometrics illustrates the 'dramatic' situation in the U.S. strawberry market over recent months and predicts what could be expected going forward.
March 05 , 2019

Pears in Charts: Recent pricing pushed below previous years' levels

Chile and Argentina are entering into a U.S. market that has seen higher volumes result in prices being on average 14% lower year-on-year since October.
February 26 , 2019

Grapes in Charts: Record California volumes reverse Chilean pricing trends

"Although it is normal for prices to increase as volumes fall, what is strikingly abnormal about this season so far is how the pricing dynamics have gone completely against the normal trends."
February 19 , 2019

Avocados in Charts: Record volumes for Super Bowl sent prices down - will this trend continue?

By comparing this season's data with that of 2015-16, some predictions can be made about what is in store for the U.S. avocado market.
February 12 , 2019

Mangoes in Charts: With supply deficits expected over coming weeks, could prices double?

By comparing the current data with that of 2015, we can get some clues as to what might be in store in the U.S. market.
February 05 , 2019

Fruit in Charts: The winners and losers of 2018 (Part 3 of 3)

Check out which commodities fared the best and the worst in 2018, considering growth in both volumes and prices.
January 29 , 2019