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Latin America to see continued fresh produce growth

More growth opportunities are dead ahead for Latin American fruit and vegetable growers, according to a new 326-page report.

Chilean lemons positioned for foodservice growth

For foodservice operators, a new research report shows that Chilean lemons are in the right place at the right time.

Bee Sweet Citrus prepares for summer imports

Bee Sweet Citrus, Fowler, Calif., is winding down its domestic citrus season, and preparing for the summer import season.

Chilean Kiwifruit Committee debuts North American marketing

The Chilean Kiwifruit Committee is kicking off its first marketing campaign for North America, following rising volumes of the Fruit arriving in the U.S. each season.

USDA: Chile deciduous fruit exports taper off in 2018-19

Chile’s fresh apple and grape exports will drop by just over 5% in the 2018-19 season, according to a new estimate from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Foreign Agricultural Service.

Pro golfer Joaquin Niemann hired as Chilean avocado spokesman

Professional golfer Joaquin Niemann is taking on the role of ambassador to Avocados from Chile, celebrating his Chilean roots in Chilean Avocado Importers Association marketing programs.
Aug 27, 2018 by Chris Koger #Produce Crops, #Chile, #Avocados

Chilean avocado volume expected up slightly

It’s too early to say for sure how many avocados Chilean growers will export to the U.S. this year, but volume likely will be up a bit from last year’s 66 million pounds.