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Julian Gale

Deputy Editor

Julian has been a specialist commodities reporter with Informa since 2001, covering many of the key agricultural commodities. He currently reports on the global dried fruit and nut, spices and exotics market sectors for IEG Vu.

Major broadcasters, including the BBC, have called on him a number of times to provide expert comment on the markets in radio interviews.

He has extensive experience in business journalism, having previously worked for trade magazine publisher and exhibitions organiser Miller Freeman. He is a BA Honours graduate in Radio, Film and Television.
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Turkish hazelnut prices holding firm

Turkish hazelnut prices remain on the strong side despite the market being quite subdued at the moment.

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US almond shipments continue strongly

Californian almond shipments remained high last month, with domestic and export volumes both ahead of those achieved in the same month a year ago.

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Macadamia producers look to government to help optimise potential

South African macadamia producers fear that their competitive advantage could be under threat due to lack of collaboration with government to ensure ongoing and new market access.

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US raisin shipments running significantly behind year ago levels

US raisin shipments for the 2018/19 season are 31% down from those of a year ago, the latest figures from the Raisin Administrative Committee (RAC) show.

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Turkish hazelnuts pushed higher after purchasing by Ferrero

Turkish hazelnut prices have edged upwards of late after a spate of purchasing by major end user Ferrero.

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