Pistachio Shipment Market Report: Strong Demand Drives Record Numbers

U.S. Pistachio Shipments Soaring This report highlights the continued strength of the American pistachio industry, particularly in terms of shipments. April 2024 saw a nearly 9% increase in shipments compared to the same month last year. Even more impressive, year-to-date shipments are currently 50% higher than at the same point in 2023. Global Demand on […]

Published: 16th May 2024

Sultana and Raisin Market Report - 16/05/2024

Current Crop This week the TMO agreed the sale of its remaining 2022 crop to packers, traders, and the alcohol industry. With pricing underneath current market levels the circa 8,000mt available wasn’t going to go particularly far in alleviating raw material availability issues. To emphasise exactly how much the market is short of current crop […]

Published: 16th May 2024

California Almond Market Report: April 2023 Shipments Surge, Supply Tightens

California Surprises with Strong April Shipments California almond shipments defied expectations in April, reaching the second-highest level ever for the month at 241.48 million lbs. This represents a significant 22.4% increase compared to April 2022 (197.26 million lbs). Exports Drive Growth The surge in shipments was largely driven by robust export markets, particularly: India: Up […]

Published: 15th May 2024

Tropical Fruit Market Report (26.04.2024)

Summary: This report provides a brief overview of the market conditions for four tropical fruits: pineapple, papaya, mango, and coconut. Pineapple: Supply: Daily supply has decreased significantly after the Songkran holidays (April 13-18, 2024), dropping from 2,500-3,000 metric tons (mt) per day to just 2,000 mt per day. Price: Prices have risen due to the […]

Published: 26th April 2024

Seed Market Outlook 10.11.23

Flaxseed: The flaxseed market is facing a number of challenges in 2023, including extreme weather conditions, short yields, and quality defects. This is likely to lead to higher prices for good quality flaxseed, as farmers hold onto their stock and demand from Europe remains subdued. Impact on the market: Short yields: The short yields are likely […]

Published: 10th November 2023

Sesame - New Crop Market Update 31.10.23

The sesame seed market in India is expected to be bullish this year, as the main crop is gradually arriving and the total crop is predicted to be around 125-150 metric tons. However, there are some quality problems with the crop, as low and irregular rainfall in the growing regions of Rajasthan has caused about […]

Published: 31st October 2023

Tropical Fruit Market Update 31.10.23

Pineapple The pineapple supply against winter crop is expected to remain not good until February 2024. This is due to the drought in Thailand, which has had a negative impact on the crop. The canned pineapple factories have also not resumed their operations yet, which is contributing to the shortage. I hope that the situation […]

Published: 31st October 2023

Seed Market Outlook 27.10.2023

The recent drop in food prices has largely been attributed to a fall in energy prices, which for the better part of 2023 have been coming down from the peak levels seen after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine last year. Food inflation is starting to ease but seems we are not out of the woods just […]

Published: 27th October 2023