Apples in Charts: New varieties lead U.S. prices going into Washington season
Braeburn and Red Delicious have been fetching lower prices than the market average, but Honeycrisp and Pink Lady have been enjoying large premiums.
August 28 , 2018
Lemons in Charts: Massive import growth in tandem with rising prices
This article comes as a modification to the previous Lemons in Charts, and shows that Mexico and Chile have more than doubled their exports to the U.S. over the last eight years.
August 14 , 2018
Avocados in Charts: Mexico could see high fall prices despite U.S. supply forecast
Mexico, which tripled its volumes sent to the U.S. between 2010 and 2017, has for the last two years seen price spikes from August through October.
August 07 , 2018
Mangoes in Charts: Record prices in June may remain high for coming months
In this week's installment, Colin Fain of Agronometrics illustrates the impressive growth being seen in the U.S. mango market and highlights some interesting price dynamics.
July 17 , 2018
Blackberries in Charts: Planesa on Guatemala's Volcanic eruption and upcoming season
June saw some of the lowest exports in years from the country, but Planesa expects them to return to normal in July.
July 10 , 2018
Blackberries in Charts: Strategic growth leads to more stable pricing
Prices typically spike around June and remain high through September, and this June prices have been higher than the last two years on the back of low volumes.
July 03 , 2018
Strawberries in Charts: The king of berries sees its biggest month ever
"The response to the massive surge in volumes is reflected in the lowest prices we’ve seen in May in the last four years."
June 26 , 2018
Blueberries in Charts: Finding opportunities in the gaps
The choppiness of the U.S. market prices and volumes are reflective of the intense seasonality that marks the industry, leaving two distinctive commercial windows with high pricing right around April and October.
June 19 , 2018
Avocados in Charts: Peru - An opening window of opportunity
While Peru has been rapidly increasing exports to the U.S. market - supplying it when Mexican volumes are at their lowest - the country has been fetching slightly lower prices than the market average.
June 12 , 2018
Avocados in Charts: California, at the heart of the U.S. market
This week we take a deeper dive into the California season and how its role has evolved over the last couple of years.
June 05 , 2018