Overview Global Pineapple Market

4 May 2018 – The pineapple market seems to be quiet at the moment. Apart from some reports about delays, nothing out of the ordinary is reported in Europe. The supply is good and prices are stable in many countries. Read more…


South African avocado industry news

16 April 2018 – The South African avocado industry is looking forward to a good year; there is increasing demand for avocados, both locally and internationally. Read more…


China’s appetite for macadamias fuel SA industry

13 April 2018 – China has increased its nut consumption in recent years and is currently South Africa’s fastest growing importer, importing up to 40% of the total haul according to China’s National Industry Association (CSNC). Read more…


South African avocado volume 40% up

6 April 2018 – Supply can’t keep up with the demand from the established markets such as Europe and North America, and then there are still the lesser known markets in Asia (China excluded as they are ramping up fast) and Middle East. Read more…


South African litchis & avocados

21 March 2018 – The latest statistics from the South African Subtropical Growers’ Association indicate that there are 340 avocado farmers and 100 litchi farmers in South Africa, Read more…


Overview Global Banana Market

3 March 2018 – Prices on the spot markets are rising. Due to various factors, including flooding, strikes and cool weather, the supply from the largest banana producing countries in Latin America has been low in the first months of this year.  Read more…


Auspicious outlook on the cusp of the South African avocado season

27 February 2018 – In 2016 there was hail, last year there was drought but this year looks to be a shining year for South African avocados. An increase of 5 million or 5.5 million 4kg export cartons is expected from last year’s 11 million 4kg cartons and thus far, favourable weather conditions are pointing in the right direction. Read more…


Overview Global Avocado Market

24 February 2018 – The supply and the demand for avocados are not growing at the same pace, but despite the high prices, consumers continue to buy the fruit. Read more…


Fresh Plaza News

5 January 2018 – OVERVIEW GLOBAL MANGO MARKET. Read more…


Fresh Plaza News

28 November 2017 – Weather dampens lychee volumes from South Africa. Read more…