Agribusiness - Market Prices, Marketing Research, International Trade, Entrepreneurship

China - Raisin Annual 2015

China is the world’s third largest producer of raisins behind the United States and Turkey. Post forecasts China’s MY2015/16 raisin production at 190,000 tons, an increase of 5 percent over USDA’s MY2014/15 official estimate. The increase is driven by the greater availability of...
USDA Foreign Agricultural Service

Mobile and E-Commerce Grocery Retail and Food Service Bloom

India is the sixth largest grocery market in the world and one of the fastest growing markets for online grocery sales. There are approximately 74 online grocery portals; up from 42 in September 2014. Ecommerce in India is at an early but rapidly growing stage. Companies should consider whether...
USDA Foreign Agricultural Service

La Actividad Citrícola Argentina

Estadisticas y estimaciones 2014/2015 Contenido: Producción de frutas cítricas frescas en países seleccionados Producción y exportación de frutas cítricas frescas, mundial y de la República Argentina Participación Argentina en la...

CBI Buyer Requirements: Spices and Herbs

What requirements should spices or herbs comply with to be allowed on the European market? The EU market has strict requirements on food safety and quality. In addition, non-legal requirements related to sustainability are becoming more important for suppliers in developing countries. Contents:...
CBI Market Intelligence
CBI Minitry of Foreign Affairs

Exporting certified tea to Europe. CBI Product Factsheet: Certified tea in Europe

Sustainable certified tea is becoming more popular; production and consumption are on the rise. In 2012, 12% of globally produced tea was certified, either Rainforest Alliance, UTZ Certified, Fairtrade, or organic, or a combination of these schemes. Main sustainability issues are related to worker...
CBI Market Intelligence
CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Estimated Fresh Produce Shrink and Food Loss in U.S. Supermarkets

Data on fresh fruit and vegetable shrink in supermarkets is important to help understand where and how much shrink could potentially be reduced by supermarkets to increase their profitability. This study provides: (1) shrink estimates for 24 fresh fruits and 31 fresh vegetables in U.S. supermarkets...
J. C. Buzby
J. T. Bentley
B. Padera
C. Ammon
J. Campuzano

Analysis of Market Chains of Forest Coffee in Southwest Ethiopia

This study was initiated with the objective of assessing the existing market structure, conduct and Performance of forest coffee; examine its cost and profitability and point out determinants of its Supply and problems in their market chain. Structure-Conduct-performance model and regression...
Zekarias Shumeta
Kaba Urgessa
Zerihun Kebebew
Academic Journal of Plant Sciences

Guarán: Modelo de gestión económica para viveros

“Guarán” es una herramienta informática para determinar el costo total de producción de plantas y plantines y el costo específico por especie. La herramienta fue desarrollada por un equipo de la Agencia de Extensión del INTA San Pedro, en...
L. Hansen
L. Rios
A. Heguiabeheri
R. Borda

Certified Cacao in Europe

Many European importers, manufacturers and retailers are committed to sourcing 100% “sustainable” cacao in the near future. The share of certified cacao worldwide increased to 22% in 2012. The fact that around 30-50% of the certified supply was eventually not sold as certified is a...
CBI Market Intelligence

Estudio Nicho de Mercado Hispano EEUU

Los hispanos son más de 52 millones de personas y son una comunidad influyente en todos los ámbitos. La sociedad hispana se ha tornado en un motor clave para la economía de los Estados unidos. Su poder adquisitivo en 2010 se fijó en un millón de millones de d...
Oficina Comercial de Chile en Miami