Chia Seed Market Update - August 2021

Currently the situation in Paraguay is very unstable with regards to new crop. Frosty weather has affected up to 60-80% of the total production which is putting an upwards pressure not only prices, but also product availability, increasing the struggle to keep up with demands. Every year frosty weather is expected to affect Chia crops […]

Published: 27th August 2021

Coconut Market Update!

Indonesia is beginning to have supply issues. The demand for nuts in the area has risen, and supply isn't keeping up. There have been some reports of minor delays, but nothing as catastrophic as it is in the Philippines. The major issue for Philippine DC makers is still production delays. The majority of producers are […]

Published: 22nd June 2021

May 2021 Walnut Report

In Shell walnut shipments for the month of May totaled 6.3 million pounds, up 1.2 million pounds (+23 percent) from May 2020. Through May, season-to-date inshell shipments totaled 360.3 million ponds, up 85.5 million pounds (+31 percent) from the same period last season. For the month of May, shipments of shelled walnuts totaled 36.4 million […]

Published: 14th June 2021

Bean Market Update!

Red Kidney Beans The market for red kidney beans has continued to rise, with all Canadian product now sold out. The industry's most pressing question is whether growers can plant enough to satisfy rising demand. The situation remains worrying, as many farmers choose to plant Corn and Soya in order to benefit from higher returns. […]

Published: 18th May 2021

Important Update - Delivery Delays

Due to unprecedented demand as the UK economy re-opens, Pallet Networks are under increasing strain and are therefore unable to guarantee deliveries at short notice. The situation is compounded by driver availability. We therefore respectfully ask you to provide minimum notice of five working days, for all deliveries, until further notice. Deliveries of full loads […]

Published: 7th May 2021


IMPORTANT UPDATE Please note there has been a change in our bank details as of immediate effect. Please can we ask that all of our customers remain vigilant, we strongly advise speaking with a known contact within the business, before paying into any new account. *WE ARE AWARE OF FRAUDSTERS ATTEMPTING TO CAPITALISE ON OUR […]

Published: 14th April 2021

Delays - Important Information

As you may be aware the Evergreen vessel EVER GIVEN has run aground in the Suez Canal blocking the canal completely, and despite best efforts for the last 3 days the vessel remains embedded into the bank of the Canal.  There are several dredgers, tugs and bulldozers around her trying to free her and the […]

Published: 26th March 2021

Desiccated Coconut Market Report

Market for Desiccated Coconut During the first quarter of 2021, raw material supply (not just DC, but all nuts and dried fruit) has been particularly problematic, especially from Southeast Asia. We've all heard about the dramatic increase in freight prices. Fortunately, this appears to be stabilising. However, the shipping companies have provided us with a […]

Published: 23rd March 2021

Seed Market

In general, the seed market is still very bullish being the result of poor yields throughout Europe, high freight costs and a squeeze in the supply chain out of China. The strong GBP is at least off-setting the imported costs. I believe there to be some large volume cover to be had for Q3&Q4 – […]

Published: 15th March 2021

Apricot New Crop - Is a frost on it's way?

Published: 9th March 2021