Chinese dried cherry prices pricesThis article was originally published in Foodnews
THE new Chinese cherry crop is now available, but there could be more dried cherries available this year. Fresh cherry prices have taken a tumble as domestic demand has flat lined, while the crop size has remained at around average. According to QFN’s Trading’s latest report, “prices for the fresh fruit are only 60% of last year’s value, while the crop size remained equal”. Prices were quoted as: medium size USD3 900 per tonne, medium natural colour USD4 900/tonne, jumbo USD3 850/tonne, jumbo natural colour USD4 750/tonne.