International Trade of Fruit and Vegetables

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

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...
Chris Frederick
Crystal Tang
Wu Bugang
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

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...
CBI Market Intelligence
CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Exporting Certified Cocoa to Europe

  Production of certified cocoa beans has increased significantly over the past five years and the European market for certified cocoa is expected to grow. Growth is driven by increasing demand for transparency on the chocolate market and by sustainable sourcing commitments of major cocoa...
CBI Market Intelligence
CBI

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...
Piet Schotel
LEI Wageningen UR
CBI

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