Stonefruit in Charts: Prices at the start of the import season
Over the past few weeks, stonefruit from Chile has been arriving in the U.S., this gives a first glimpse at what nectarine and peach prices look like.
January 28 , 2020
Blueberries in Charts: Opportunities and challenges for the U.S. in China
The Chinese market looks set to soon open for U.S. blueberries. There are opportunities for exporters, but none of them as quite as straight forward as many would hope.
January 21 , 2020
Avocados in Charts: An empty promise for California exporters in China
The question is whether a small per-kilo premium would be worthwhile for California producers to ship their avocados across the world.
January 17 , 2020
Grapes in Charts: A look back at the last 20 years in the U.S. market
"If you don't know where you've come from, you don't know where you're going", as the famous quote goes.
January 14 , 2020
Fruit in Charts: Chilean blueberries and avocados end year with lower volumes
The U.S. market saw significant lower supplies of some key Chilean fruits in the last couple of months of 2019, although one saw a late recovery.
January 07 , 2020
Raspberries in Charts: Record Mexican volumes send prices crashing
November saw the highest ever volumes of Mexican raspberries in the U.S. market, and the situation was reflected in the prices.
January 02 , 2020
Fruit in Charts: Lower exports of key Chilean commodities amid social unrest
Chilean avocado export volumes are slightly down from last year at this time, but blueberries have seen an upward trend.
December 17 , 2019
Cherries in Charts: Chile sends lowest opening volumes to U.S. in years
The lower volumes have come despite an expected 15% uptick in total cherry exports from Chile, but amid social unrest that has led to port strikes.
December 10 , 2019
Apples in Charts: Low prices on a massive surge by the Northwest
Apple prices this time of year tend to be relatively stable. However, this year looks to deviate from the historical trend, with prices at a four-year low.
December 03 , 2019
Pears in Charts: Stark Crimson - the star of the U.S market
In 2018, the prices were US$2.61 per kilogram on average - a whole US$1 higher than the next closest variety, Summer Bartlett.
November 26 , 2019