Coronavirus in South Africa: fruit exports continuing as usual

17 March 2020. Read more…


South Africa: Fruit industry leaders demand uninterrupted power during critical picking season

9 March 2020. The Western Cape fruit industry contributes to rural development and transformation by creating in excess of 27 000 direct, on-farm jobs and a further 109 000 dependants who are impacted by the success of the industry. Read more…


SATI News

28 February 2020. Hex River grapes to finish earlier, Berg River has two weeks left. Read more…


Fresh Plaza News

24 February 2020. South African apple export estimate up 6% compared to 2019. Read more…


Blueberry market overview

4 February 2020. Competition remains fierce. Read more…


South African Table Grape Industry – Third Crop Estimate for 2019/2020 season

3 February 2020. Hex River 2m cartons down, other region’s volumes up. Read more…


Very early white seedless ARRA™33 generates much interest

30 January 2020. The main aims of ARRA™ varieties grown commercially in South Africa and Namibia are that the varieties should have low production costs and be easy to produce. Read more…


South African Table Grape Industry

13 January 2020. Bright prospects for Western Cape table grape season. Read more…


Better sizes bolster Far Eastern sales for South African grapes

6 January 2020. In the Orange River it’s been an average year, not great but still better than last year, and the area hasn’t reached its harvest estimates. Some varieties have disappointed, primarily due to cultivation factors, but Thompson Seedless has been doing particularly well. Read more…


Fresh Plaza News

12 December 2019. UK retailers welcome early Hex River grape harvest. Read more…