South African citrus growers approve 5 million euro increase to R&D spending

14 July 2020. Proposed new levy to enable more agile and aggressive approach to market access. Read more…


Covid-19: ‘terrible timing’ for South African citrus industry

29 June 2020. Industry offers Covid-19 compliance training at all levels to ensure continuity. Read more…


Citrus Weekly Exports Week 25

24 June 2020. South African orange exports to Europe at 1,209,213 cartons.Read more…


US premium market for South African citrus

8 June 2020. The cultivation of South African citrus, mainly easy-peelers, lemons and limes, is expected to continue to grow strongly in the marketing year 2019/20, based on the increase of the planted area, the improved yields, the high level of new plantations full production and the minimal impact of Covid-19 on labour supply. Read more…


Rapidity of lemon increase takes South African industry by surprise

1 June 2020. Read more…


Fresh Plaza News

13 Mei 2020. Total volume of South African oranges exported at 371,017 cartons in week 19. Read more…


Fresh Plaza News

4 May 2020. South Africa’s fifth break-bulk reefer citrus shipment to Japan and China departs today. Read more…

 


Global Orange Harvest

28 April 2020. Increases for US and South Africa, decreases for Argentina and Turkey, demand rises. Read more…


OVERVIEW GLOBAL ORANGE MARKET

27 March 2020. Due to the large-scale COVID-19 outbreak worldwide, the demand for certain products, such as toilet paper, face-masks and disinfectants, has risen to unprecedented levels. Oranges and other citrus fruits are in high demand in the countries affected because they are rich in vitamin C. Read more…