USDA projects fall in Chile’s apple, pear harvest, while table grapes grow

Despite a rough start to the table grape season, the USDA report found exports had recovered in April and onward.

calendar_today May 20 , 2022
Why locally developed table grape varieties matter

Jorge Torres G. - White Seedless Manager at the Vida Produce Company, and ASOEX Fruit Technology Consortium Director explains why Chilean table grape growers must also be focused on developing their own varieties which respond to the country's unique growing conditions and logistical reality.

calendar_today May 05 , 2022
Behind Frutura’s acquisition of Subsole 

After complementing its purchase of Peru’s Agricole Don Ricardo in 2021 with an acquisition of Chile's Subsole, Frutura CEO David Krause spoke with The Grape Reporter about this strategic move and the synergies it brings.

calendar_today April 20 , 2022
Logistics nightmare dashes hopes of recovery for Chile table grape season

Chile’s table grape season harvest has not suffered from weather issues like last year, but supply chain logistics have dashed hopes of a successful recovery and delayed arrivals to key markets.

calendar_today April 07 , 2022
Frutura Announces Agreement to Acquire Subsole Chile

Frutura adds another acquisition to its portfolio, this time Chile's largest supplier of table grapes to the U.S., Europe, and Asia, Subsole.

calendar_today March 30 , 2022
In the peak of its season, Chilean growers lack shipping alternatives

Table grape shipments are particularly affected in the height of the export season.

calendar_today March 22 , 2022
Chile unveils new red seedless table grape variety 

Chilean growers will have a new early and mid-season red seedless table grape variety developed in the South American country.

calendar_today March 20 , 2022
Agronometrics in Charts: Chilean grape prices soaring on expected 22% increase in production

The last couple of months saw low volumes of all varietal groups, especially in white seedless and red seedless, which kept prices climbing throughout the period, with peak prices at $31.70.

calendar_today March 01 , 2022
USDA publishes more details on Chilean table grapes Systems Approach

The USDA published a report containing more details on the parameters for implementing a Systems Approach protocol following a visit from U.S. officials to inspect crops in Northern Chile.

calendar_today February 22 , 2022
Peruvian table grape exports set to surpass 60 million boxes for first time

The Peruvian table grape industry is forecast to export a record volume of fruit in the upcoming season, with the first estimate pegging shipments at 62.5 million boxes.

calendar_today September 07 , 2021
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