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US almond prices expected to ease further

The outlook for the US 2018 almond crop has improved in recent weeks and has helped push prices lower.

Almonds United States Demand

High stocks will temper sharp fall in pine nut crop

The world’s 2018/19 shelled pine nut crop is expected to reach 25,080 tonnes, 21.7% down from the previous season, with consumption estimated to increase by 11.1% to 31,160 tonnes.

Pine Nuts International Production
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Dried Fruit

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World Nut and Dried Fruit Congress expects production growth

Industry leaders forecast promising nut and dried fruit production volumes for the current season at the XXXVII World Nut and Dried Fruit Congress, where experts predicted last year’s sustained growing trend to continue.

Spain Almonds

Low lira reduces impact of rise in Turkish dried vine fruit prices

Fluctuations in the value of the Turkish lira against the dollar have had a significant impact on the purchase price of the different types of dried fruits. 

Dried Vine Fruit United States

Storage and irrigation challenge Afghanistan’s raisin industry

Afghanistan is becoming an important supplier of edible nuts and dried fruits for some of the largest markets in Central Asia and the Middle East. However, this origin faces a number of practical challenges which prevent it from reaching its full sales potential.

Dried Vine Fruit Afghanistan

Raisins and dried apricots propel US dried fruit imports

The US imported 49.9 million pounds of dried fruits from January-April 2018, double the volume it purchased in the same period in 2017. Value was up 43% from that of a year ago, at USD33.1 million. 

Dried Vine Fruit United States

Oral health advice on dried fruit leaves plenty to chew on

Dental health advice for snacking can be very confusing in terms of what foods should be avoided and what frequency of snacking is acceptable.

Dates United Kingdom

More research needed on dried fruit and public health

Many of the assumptions made so far on dried fruit and public health might not be correct, one industry expert warned at the recent UK seminar on dried fruit and public health.

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Nuts

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World Nut and Dried Fruit Congress expects production growth

Industry leaders forecast promising nut and dried fruit production volumes for the current season at the XXXVII World Nut and Dried Fruit Congress, where experts predicted last year’s sustained growing trend to continue.

Spain Almonds

New edible nut, fruit juice, grain, meat and egg values added to Price Graphing Tool

More than 70 new price lines were added to IEG Vu’s Price Graphing Tool in June, including values for Brazilian soybeans and corn, African-origin cashew kernels, European beef and eggs, and Chinese raw material asparagus.

Grape Juice Canned Asparagus

US pecan prices holding firm

The ongoing strength in US pecan prices is indicative of the fact that a lot of products are committed to processors or in the hands of financially independent traders and major farmers.

Pecans United States

Mixed activity in global walnut market

Eastern European walnut packers seem to be in silent mode, Dutch broker Global Trading & Agency observed in its latest market report.

Walnuts Moldova

Macadamia kernels remain scarce

Global macadamia production has been increasing significantly over recent years, with 2017 output particularly high at almost 52,000 tonnes.

Macadamias Kenya

Price decline reduces profit margin for global cashew processors

The price decline in processed cashew is boosting consumption but squeezing the profit margin for processors in India and Vietnam and raw product suppliers in Western Africa.

Cashews Vietnam
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Dehydrates

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World Nut and Dried Fruit Congress expects production growth

Industry leaders forecast promising nut and dried fruit production volumes for the current season at the XXXVII World Nut and Dried Fruit Congress, where experts predicted last year’s sustained growing trend to continue.

Spain Almonds

Banana chip prices edging lower

Availability of green banana has improved slightly in the Philippines, and Chinese buyers are absent for the time being. These combined factors have helped exert downwards pressure on prices.

Dehydrated Banana Philippines

Oral health advice on dried fruit leaves plenty to chew on

Dental health advice for snacking can be very confusing in terms of what foods should be avoided and what frequency of snacking is acceptable.

Dates United Kingdom

More research needed on dried fruit and public health

Many of the assumptions made so far on dried fruit and public health might not be correct, one industry expert warned at the recent UK seminar on dried fruit and public health.

Dates United Kingdom

Dried fruit can help reduce health risks

Dried fruits contain many antioxidants and phytonutrients (mainly polyphenols) which have potential health benefits. This was noted in a presentation from Gary Williamson during last week’s UK seminar on dried fruit and public health.

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From walnuts to maqui: Chile’s diversified exports

“The industry has gone crazy in the last 10 years. It is growing so fast,” says Andres Carvallo, general manager of San José Farms, parent company of dried fruit and nut businesses Vilkun, Baika and Andres Secret.

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