According to the head of the Association of Citrus Producers from Peru (ProCitrus), Sergio del Castillo Valderrama, mandarins and blueberries are two of the products that Peru has stated will be among its priorities when negotiating an FTA with India.
The peach harvest in Egypt has started a little earlier this year. "Although it is an early harvest, there is only a two-week difference compared to last year," stated Mohamed Gad, manager at Agrogad Co. For Agricultural Development & Trade.
As part of the work focused on boosting exports of agricultural products from Oaxacan to the United States and other countries, the Ministries of Economy and Development of Agriculture, Fisheries and Aquaculture (Sedapa), in coordination with English Cucu
Peru's External Trade Federation (ComexPeru) stated that, in the past five years, Peruvian exports of Cavendish Valery plantains increased by 89.1%, as they went from US $80 million in 2012 to US $152 million in 2016.
According to the General Department of Customs, Vietnam imported fruits and vegetables worth USD31 million in the first two weeks of March, up USD7 million and USD15 million compared to the same period of last year and 2015 respectively.
Since 6 March 2017, fruits and vegetables from Ivory Coast are only allowed to enter Russia via direct imports, as reported by the department of the Rosselkhoznadzor (Russian Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance) in the Samara reg