There has been a spike in the price of European (mainly Polish) AJC, but but the increases seem notional, as - in the words of one source - "everybody who is not covered from the cheap last season cannot be very clever".
The US has lost a WTO trade dispute with Mexico over US restrictions on canned tuna imports from Mexico based on dolphin-friendly labelling requirements.
Cherry production in the US Pacific North West growing district has been estimated at between 18-20 million (20lb) boxes this year, according to local reports.
Moroccan frozen strawberries are coming to market as prices seem to be broadly trending on similar levels to those of last year, although the industry fears contractions on the market.
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc (IFF) has announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Henry H Ottens Manufacturing Co Inc for an undisclosed sum.
The latest A C Nielsen figures, presented by the Florida Department of Citrus (FDOC), show that the volume fall in all US retail orange juice was 6.4% at 40.68 million gallons (43.46 mln gallons in the same per...
Extreme dry weather and scarcity of water has affected the flowering of lemon trees in California. Total estimated production is 5% down compared to t...
Wine and alcohol consumption among Italians has been decreasing compared with other countries over the recent years, the latest data shows.
Mariani Packing Company, the world's largest independent producer of dried fruit, has partnered with manufacturer of probiotics Ganeden Biotech.
Armenian canned food production decreased 19.5% to 320 tonnes in January and February compared with the same period in 2014, the national statistical ...
The Argentine agriculture ministry announced that it is in advanced negotiations with the Japanese ambassador to Argentina to close a deal that will o...
Initial assessments suggest that the likely extent of damage to hazelnuts in Turkey from last weekend’s frost will be limited.
Raspberry growers in Bosnia and Herzegovina are expected to harvest around 10,000 tonnes of the crop this season, according to local reports.
Switzerland’s bakery group Aryzta is negotiating the acquisition of a 49% stake in France’s frozen food retail group Picard.
Price offers of Chinese tomato paste have been decreasing in recent weeks, although some are doubtful over China’s actual ability to offset the negative impact of the cur...
FOODNEWS has seen a recent Chinese internal assessment of this season’s AJC market in general, and in particular, how it relates to Chinese production, exports and (given...
- Moroccan IQF strawberries come to market as stocks remain
- Bosnia and Herzegovina releases raspberry forecast
- Decline in US retail orange juice sales slows slightly
- Dried pineapple core still in short supply
- QFN warns of 'dangerous game' in Chilean prune market
- USDA leaves Florida's orange forecast unchanged
- Argentina to export fresh lemons to Japan
- Argentine blueberry output one third higher
- Poor Far Eastern harvests mean costlier pineapple juice
- European AJC producers hike their asking prices
The already firm price of Thai PJC seems to be getting even firmer on the back of poor or delayed harvests (or both). Other origins also seem to be suffering.
The frozen berries that were recalled by Australian packer Patties Foods showed no trace of hepatitis A (HAV) contamination, the company announced at completion...
It is little surprise that the Syriza leaders in Greece are avid followers of Game of Thrones. To caricature this government as communist in their febrile rappr...
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The raspberry harvest in Chile is coming to a close and frozen product prices from the country are generally stable.
The lemons are ready for harvesting in Argentina but pickers are struggling to access crops after heavy rain destroyed paths and bridges.
Greece has a new left-wing coalition government, led by Alexis Tsipras of Syriza, which is seeking extensive debt-relief from Brussels, having been resounding e...