The lettuce, one of the stars of this edition, is the most frequently consumed vegetable in the world. Spain exported a total of 743.130 tons in 2016 and is the world’s leading lettuce producer, dispatching this vegetable to 53 countries Madrid.
SnowValley Agricultural Group and Aviko Group, invested by the joint venture between the two leading potato product brands, have decided to once again team up with their long-term processing partner TOMRA Sorting Food, for the development of a new state-of-the-art French fry processing facility.
Within a year of its acquisition by global food sorting leader TOMRA, New Zealand’s Compac has announced the launch of its Inspectra2 internal inspection system for fresh produce.
The fair, reference for the sector in Spain, has become a must-attend event for the premium brand of fruits and vegetables
Organisers of the Fresh Market Conference 2017, couldn't have asked for a better 10th anniversary event, with more attendance than they have ever seen before. This year's edition was also the first time that fresh plants and flowers were included in the mix of stand holders and visitors.
"Because of their unique characteristics, the supply of imported oranges from South Africa and Egypt on the Chinese market has not met the demand for the past few years. The Chinese demand for imported oranges has been steadily increasing, and the demand from the middle and western areas is the biggest. Simultaneously, the price increase in the production areas has raised the price on the Chinese market as well, but because the market supply is so big, the price can only increase so much."
Nello Alba, the Italian CEO of Oranfrizer said: “In Asia the import of European products is growing, their food styles are moving to westwar, healthy and safe flavors”.
Inside P & S and Super City the red and citrus juices are becoming ambassadors of Made in Italy.
There is now a newsroom on the websites of both BIOFACH, the World’s Leading Trade Fair for Organic Food, and VIVANESS, International Trade Fair for Natural and Organic Cosmetics, providing a new offer of information for the broad trade PUBLIC.
With southern Mexico still reeling from the “earthquake of a century” that killed at least 90 people and has affected 2.3 million people in the states of Chiapas and Oaxaca alone, the country is also recovering from another disaster that has affected agricultural crops.