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Peruvian avocado production to grow in 2014

Consultancy Maximixe has released its forecast for next year's Peruvian avocado crop.
October 04 , 2013

Avocado prices dip on saturated European market

South African avocado growers reported low prices as Peru remains on the European market.
October 04 , 2013

Brazil braces before decision on Chinese garlic imports

Mercosur could end a protective tariff on garlic, putting the Brazilian industry on alert.
October 04 , 2013

Frosts slash Chilean kiwifruit crop

Estimates show recent frosts will cut Chile's kiwifruit crop by US$120 million, and may increase the incidence of bacterial vine disease Psa.
October 03 , 2013

Fresh Del Monte expands U.S. tomato operations

Del Monte plans to complement its Central American greenhouse tomatoes with field grown produce from Virginia and Florida.
October 03 , 2013

Argentine growers suffer from heavy frosts

Apricots, peaches, grapes, plums and almonds are some of the hardest hit fruits from Argentina's frosts.
October 03 , 2013

Uruguay to cut blueberry export estimate

Low temperatures have led to lower expectations for the Uruguayan export blueberry crop this season.
October 03 , 2013

Tesco announces lower profit, new partnership in China

While Tesco struggled in Europe, the company reported a major new partnership in Chinese retail.
October 03 , 2013

Chilean blueberry exporter opens Chinese office

A major Chilean blueberry shipper to China has expanded its horizons in the Far East with a Qingdao office.
October 03 , 2013

'Surprises' could be in store after Chilean frosts, says SNA chief

Chile's September frosts have been likened to a "second earthquake" for the fruit industry.
October 03 , 2013