Thursday, February 4, 2016

Turkey – reduced exports


Due to the problems with dried apricot in Turkey for the last two year the Turkish exports dropped obviously. In the first ten months of 2015 the exports to the USA (the top importer of Turkish dried Apricots) dropped by …

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

General situation and breakthrough in Chile


The market for walnuts shows several faces at the moment: There are differences in availability between light material and combo/amber nuts. There are differences between halves and pieces. Where the availability of halves will be less than pieces, the difference in price is …

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Turkey – falling prices


Now that demand for Christmas has effectively passed prices of Turkish figs have eased back from earlier levels. There have been differing reports about the quality of this year's fig crop …

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Ambitious Ivory Coast


In the last decade the Ivory Coast could triple the output of cashewproduction. A special jump happens after the civil war ended in 2011. At the same time, prices have escalated as global exports surged along with …

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Australia – another record crop?


As per report of the “Australian Macadamia Society” growers were on track for a record harvest of 47,000 tonnes-in-shell this year - up from a bumper crop of …

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Iran – actual situation


It has been passed 11 months from New crop 2014 since Oct. 1st, 2014 to Aug. 31st, 2015. During these 11 months, the quantity of 157.820 tons pistachios was exported from Iran and we compared this quantity …

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Ukraine and USA – Crops in good progress


As per information from European traders the walnut crop in UKRAINE progressing very well. Packers and traders are estimate that both …

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Iran – Good crop 2015


Reports from Iran state that there should be a good crop of Sayer Dates. This follows favourable …

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Turkey – good crop in sight


Some reports state that this years Turkish fig crop will be larger and of good quality, but with other local Turkish commodities higher in price. The fig packers do not expect this year …

Thursday, July 2, 2015

California forcast down

The California Almond objective forecast for the 2015–2016 crop year was announced on July 1st, at the offices of the “Almond Board of California” (ABC). Based on …


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