South Africa
South Africa
South African grapes near season's end with strong export volume

Volume to date is up 18% year-on-year. In all, South Africa expects to export 75.8 million cartons this season.

calendar_today March 06 , 2024
South Africa
South African table grape exports to rise 12%

The industry expects a 12% increase in volumes inspected for export compared to the actual inspected volumes of the 2022-23 season.

calendar_today October 02 , 2023
South Africa
Southern table grape sector continues to lead exports

The ability to respond to the changes in consumer trends and preferences in northern markets led the sector’s success, with varietal change to seedless grapes and patented cultivars playing an important role. 

calendar_today June 30 , 2023
South Africa
South African table grape industry celebrates successful 2022-23 China campaign launch

Table grapes have long been a favorite fruit in China and consumers are eager to sample new varieties in novel shapes and colors that are sweeter and crisper than ever before.

calendar_today March 30 , 2023
South Africa
South Africa to export 64 million cartons of table grapes this season

The main reason for a further decrease in the national crop estimate is ascribed to lower yields packed in the Hex River Region to date, as well as lower yields expected for remaining cultivars in the region.

calendar_today March 06 , 2023
South Africa
South African table grape 2021-22 season sees increases in production, exports

A total of 77,7 million cartons were inspected and passed for export, according to a recently published SATI report.

calendar_today August 26 , 2022
South Africa
Southern Hemisphere table grapes achieve new export record

In the 2021-22 table grape season, countries in the Southern Hemisphere achieved a new export record of 1.5 million tons, an increase of 0.3 million tons in a decade.

calendar_today July 25 , 2022
South Africa
South Africa concludes record table grape season, with increase driven by white seedless

South Africa's table grape industry body also said that the increased supply of Peruvian and Chilean grapes remains a "threat" to the country's exports.

calendar_today June 28 , 2022
South Africa
South Africa table grape growers wrap up harvest

The 2021-22 season has came to a close with a slightly higher production level, but marred with issues and the association remains concerned for the future of the industry.

calendar_today May 17 , 2022
South Africa
South Africa sees high levels of table grape exports

For much of the season until recently, exports from the country were running well behind the previous season, despite a much higher intake volume.

calendar_today March 18 , 2022
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