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Local Demand for apples in Russia Remains Low

According To the latest data Local demand for sweet apples stays quite low Within Russian fruit market.


Russia is the largest non-EU client for Spanish tomatoes

Russia has become the largest non-EU client for Spanish tomatoes after doubling its purchases during the first semester of 2013, reaching 24.06 million kilos, according to data from the Department of Customs and Special Taxes of the Ministry of Economy, processed by FEPEX.


Market Pulse Week 35 – 2013

Market situation in the Northern Hemisphere, week 35 – 2013 (August 23)


Exports declined

Decline in Dutch exports of fruits and vegetables during the first semester.


Russian importers under huge pressure

Country's fresh produce market growing, but middlemen finding themselves increasingly squeezed out by retailers


India will massively import onions

To fight against the popular dissatisfaction engendered by soaring prices, India will import onions for the first time since 2011


2013 U.S. apple crop expected to be larger than last year

The U.S. Apple Association has announced its estimate of the size of the 2013 U.S. apple crop: 243 million bushels.