Despite the drop in production of the past weeks, demand for Ecuador bananas remains very strong.
Tue 08/11/2022 by Pierre Escodo
A weak yen has led to a reduction in imports of fruits from overseas. It has also put a dampener on the Philippine banana industry’s attempts to boost revenues from […]
Thu 27/10/2022 by Richard Wilkinson
Leading retailers are working with Fairtrade International to ensure that banana plantation workers are paid an acceptable living wage. Following the group’s launch of a so-called ‘base wage’ for bananas […]
Wed 19/10/2022 by Richard Wilkinson
A new variety of Cavendish banana with complete TR4 Panama disease resistance will be commercially available from early 2024. The variety has been developed by Israel-based company Rahan Meristem in […]
Mon 17/10/2022 by Richard Wilkinson
The Philippines has seen its share of Asian banana imports drop from 90% to 60%, according to a report by the FAO, which cites production challenges and increased competition as […]
Sat 08/10/2022 by Richard Wilkinson
The European Commission published a report last week on the situation of the EU market for bananas and EU banana producers after the expiry of the stabilisation mechanism for bananas. […]
Thu 08/09/2022 by Richard Wilkinson
Since the last century, Ecuador has been the largest banana exporter in the world, an achievement that has been affected only in critical stages such as the one we are […]
Wed 07/09/2022 by AEBE
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Sun 04/09/2022 by Pierre Escodo
LATAM Task Force will host an event on 4 October 2022 in Madrid in the context of ‘Fruit Attraction 2022’. This concept note contains a brief outline of the most important aspects of the event.
Fri 26/08/2022 by AEBE
Despite logistical challenges, China’s banana imports from Ecuador have risen by over 25% in the first half of 2022 compared to the same period of the previous year. According to […]
Mon 22/08/2022 by Richard Wilkinson
The current global crisis is putting the squeeze on Ecuador’s banana industry, with several factors combining to hamper demand. No bananas are being sent to China for the time being, […]
Mon 11/07/2022 by Richard Wilkinson
Shipments of Ecuadorian bananas to Russia fell by 3% in volume between January and April 2022, compared to the same months in 2021, according to the monthly report published by […]
Tue 28/06/2022 by Richard Wilkinson