Estudios de Mercado de Frutas y Verduras Frescas y la Industria de Alimentos

The Market for Small-Scale Drip Irrigation in East and Southern Africa

  Drip irrigation can be a transformational technology for smallholder producers. It has many advantages over rainfed production and traditional furrow irrigation methods, such as increased on-farm yields, year-round production, efficient use of scarce water resources, and reductions in...
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Feed the Future

CBI Product Factsheet: Fresh Pineapples in Europe

  Imports of fresh pineapples into the EU market have stabilised at about 900,000 tonnes in recent years. In 2014, imports increased relative to 2012 and 2013. The main imported variety is the sweet MD2 pineapple. Major European destination markets for fresh pineapples include Germany, the UK...
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CBI Product Factsheet: Fresh Beans, Peas, and Other Leguminous Vegetables in Europe

  In the European market, imports of fresh green beans and peas from developing countries are fairly stable at around 200 thousand tons annually. Total consumption has increased in the last five years. Spain and Italy are the largest producers of green beans, while France and the UK produce...
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CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Product Factsheet Tropical Fruit in Finland

  Finland is a relatively small EU market for off-season fruit and vegetables. In 2011 Finland imported 84 thousand tonnes tropical fruit with the value of €78 million. The food retail market in Finland is highly concentrated. Almost all fresh fruit, including tropical, and vegetables are...
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CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs

CBI Product Factsheet: Fresh Chilli Peppers in Europe

  The European market for fresh chilli peppers is a specialised market, which is supplied primarily by producers in Southern Europe, Turkey and Northern Africa. Opportunities can be found in specific varieties.  The chilli pepper is the fruit of plants from the genus Capsicum. Red...
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CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs

CBI Product Factsheet: Fresh Stone Fruit in Europe

  The European import value of stone fruit from developing countries increased annually until 2013, but slowed down in 2014 due to the Russian embargo. Developing countries mainly supply Europe counter-seasonal in winter months, because Southern European countries produce lots of stone fruit....
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CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs

The Netherlands Horticulture Market

  This report examines the Dutch trade of horticultural products as defined by HS Chapters 06 Live trees and plants, Chapter 07 Vegetable products, and Chapter 08 Edible fruits and nuts. World trade in these products reached $173 billion in 2015. The Netherlands, a global player, had a 13%...
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CBI Product Factsheet: Fresh Papayas in Europe

  The papaya is a typical exotic fruit within the European market, grown in tropical areas. It is not a common fruit in Europe, as it is in most tropical countries. For the first time in five years, EU imports in 2014 were considerably higher than the usual 30,000 tonnes. Innovation in...
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CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs

CBI Product Factsheet: Fresh Okra in Europe

  Okra is an exotic vegetable in Europe and is consumed mostly by people of African, Caribbean and Asian origin. The main market is the United Kingdom, due to its large Asian and African population. Okra is expected to become more mainstream, providing opportunities for exporters from...
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CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs

CBI Product Factsheet: Fresh Mangoes in Europe

  Since 2012, the European market for mangoes has exhibited an upward trend. Varietal diversification and ripening techniques are becoming increasingly interesting to a retail sector that seeks to satisfy the more demanding customer and to optimise supply chains. The experience and large...
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CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs