Agric Commodity Market: Overview of global tomato market

In the Netherlands and Belgium, the unlighted tomato production is underway. Around Easter, prices were still at a high level, but increasing volumes may start to put pressure on the market. Italy also had a good week. There has been a great demand for tomatoes, especially from Germany. The Spanish season is coming to a close within 6 weeks and, in general, prices have been on the low side. South Africa is dealing with shortages due to the impact of heavy rains and Mexico doesn’t yet have great volumes available either. The Netherlands: What will happen in the market after … Continue reading Agric Commodity Market: Overview of global tomato market

The Netherlands is a vital export market for mangoes from Burkina Faso

Over the last decade, mangoes have become Burkina Faso’s most important fruit tree crop. In this West African country, this sector brings in about €23 million/year. It’s the primary source of income for 15,000 farmers and their families. Mangoes’ total … Continue reading The Netherlands is a vital export market for mangoes from Burkina Faso