International Trade of Fruit and Vegetables

From niche to mainstream – Halal Goes Global

The halal food sector is estimated to be a trillion-dollar global market, based on the preferences of an estimated 1.6 billion Muslims around the world.This publication is the first to provide an overview of the global halal food and beverage market. It contains trade data, outlines consumer trends...
Abdalhamid Evans
Sadiq Syed
International Trade Centre

Sustainable Sourcing: Markets for Certified Chinese Medicinal and Aromatic Plants

This study reviews the global market for sustainably wild-collected botanical ingredients from China. China produces many plant-based herbal medicines and ingredients, consumed within China and worldwide. The study promotes recognition and implementation of sustainable wild-collection standards and...
Josef Brinckmann
International Trade Centre

Spotting Products with Export Potential

Countries have room for export growth in non-traditional markets, according to an ITC assessment of 64 developing countries’ export opportunities in European, South-South and regional markets. African and Latin American countries find potential to export ‘traditional’ products (...
Yvan Decreux
International Trade Centre

Niche Markets for Coffee: Specialty, Environment, and Social Aspects

Abstract Paper focusing on environmental and social aspects of the international coffee trade targeted at producers, exporters and others involved in the promotion of higher quality and sustainable coffee – describes the scope and trends for specialty coffee in the United States, Japan, and...
Hein Jan van Hilten
International Trade Centre

Chile: exportación paso a paso

Ofrecemos una completa guía para quienes se están iniciando en su proceso exportador y tienen dudas o necesitan información detallada sobre cada uno de los pasos a seguir.
Dirección General de Relaciones Económicas Internacionales - Gobierno de Chile
Dirección General de Relaciones Económicas Internacionales - Gobierno de Chile

Export Programme Agro-Food Central America 2012-2017

Summary The signing of new Free Trade Agreements between the European Union and several Central American governments gave CBI the push it needed to launch an intensive Export Programme for the region’s agro-food sector in 2012. The first of its kind, the programme aims at enabling around 70...
Femke de Jong, Programme Manager
CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs

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
USDA-GAIN

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...
Federcitrus
Federcitrus

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
CBI