International Trade of Fruit and Vegetables

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

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...

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

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

Cómo entender y usar mejor los Acuerdos Comerciales

  Los destinatarios de este Manual son los pequeños y medianos empresarios que todavía tienen poca o ninguna experiencia exportadora y que se interesan en comprender y usar los acuerdos comerciales. Su principal aporte reside en ayudarles a usar los Acuerdos para explorar...
Cristián Sepúlveda
Cámara de Comercio de Santiago (CCS) y Dirección General de Relaciones Económicas. Internacionales – DIRECON

CBI Product Fact Sheet: Fresh Chilli Peppers in the European Market

‘Practical market insight on your product’ The European market for fresh Chilli Peppers is steadily growing year after year. With this product factsheet CBI supports developing countries’ (DC) exporters with essential information to enhance their exports of Chilli peppers to the...
Piet Schotel
LEI Wageningen UR

Status, challenges and marketing opportunities for canning navy bean in Kenya

Navy bean (white bean) is an export crop with potential to signficantly improve incomes of smallholder farmers in Kenya; its production and marketing has, however, stagnated. A study was conducted to determine the status, challenges and marketing opportunities for navy bean. Primary data were...
Chemining’wa George Ndiema
Kitonyo OM
JH Nderitu
African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development (AJFAND)

Entering New Markets: A Guide for Trade Representatives

The world’s only training guide for foreign trade representatives, this unique, hands-on book explains how to promote trade abroad within the context of national trade policy and export strategies. Foreign-based trade representatives balance competing demands and multiple reporting lines....
Lloyd Downey
Bertrand J. Monrozier
International Trade Centre

Canales y segmentos del mercado Frutas y Vegetales frescos

Su ruta comercial a través del mercado europeo El mercado minorista de la UE y EFTA para las frutas y vegetales frescos está dominado por los supermercados. Cerca del 60-90% de la producción se vende a través de los supermercados, dependiendo del producto y el pa...
CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands

Market Channels and Segments Fresh Fruit and Vegetables

Your trade route through the European market The European retail market for fresh fruit and vegetables is dominated by the supermarkets. About 60-90% of produce is sold through supermarkets, depending on the product and country. Supermarkets are demanding customers, generally with more than...
CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands