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Table olive exporters to surpass 200 million dollars by the end of 2023/24 season…

Press release… Davut Er, Chairperson of the Aegean Olive and Olive Oil Exporters’ Association (EZZİB), in his written statement, said that their target is to exceed 200 million USD by the end of the 2023/24 season… Davut Er Providing information about the breakdown of Türkiye’s table olive exports, Davut Er …

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Skyrocketing cocoa prices feared to trigger chocolate shortages worldwide!

‘It’s upsetting considering we haven’t witnessed such a significant decrease in cocoa output in recent years,’ president of Ghana cocoa buyers group tells Anadolu… ACCRA, Ghana… Chocolate lovers around the world may have to brace themselves for a sweet treat shortage as cocoa prices reach unprecedented heights, with economists projecting …

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Davut Er: Table olive exports soared by 52 percent in foreign currency

Press release… 4-month table olive exports reach 74 million dollars… In the first four months of the 2023/24 season, Türkiye increased its table olive exports by 21 percent from 61 million to 73.7 million dollars, while the country’s table olive exports increased by 52 percent on a foreign currency basis. …

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Haluk Tezcan: Flour industry will mobilise idle capacity

According to Haluk Tezcan, President of TUSAF (Turkish Flour Industrialists’ Federation), the flour sector in Türkiye plans to activate its idle capacity of 15 million tonnes with an increase in wheat production and the formation of new markets for flour exports. Currently, Türkiye only utilizes 50 percent of its annual …

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Canadian farm sector income expected to reach new records…

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada has completed its farm income forecast for 2023 and 2024, with results showing that overall Canadian farm income is expected to have reached a new record in 2023. The agriculture sector continued to show very strong overall economic performance in 2023, despite numerous challenges, including droughts …

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“Fruit and vegetable exports to Germany soared by 24 percent”

Press release… The Turkish fruit and vegetable sector ramped up its exports to Germany, the country’s leading market in exports, where 3.5 million expatriates live, from 543 million dollars to 675 million dollars with an increase of 24 percent in 2023. It set an export target of 1 billion dollars. …

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Ferhat Gürüz: Europe, Canada and China will be main targets for fresh fruit and vegetable exporters

Press release… Ferhat Gürüz, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Mediterranean Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Exporters Association, announced that Türkiye exported 367 million dollars in January with a hike of 13 percent compared to the same period last year. Emphasising that the Mediterranean Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Exporters’ …

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Global organic area grows more than ever before…

The global organic farming area increased by over 20 million hectares in 2022, reaching 96 million hectares. The number of organic producers also saw a significant rise, surpassing 4.5 million. The sales of organic food reached nearly 135 billion euros in 2022. The latest figures and the statistical yearbook “The …

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Five ways AI will improve agriculture in 2024…

– Spending on AI in agriculture is projected to grow from $1.7 billion in 2023 to $4.7 billion in 2028, with a CAGR of 23.1%, according to Research and Markets. – The global IoT in agriculture market size was valued at $27.1 billion in 2021 and is projected to reach …

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Birol Celep: This year we will organise trade delegations to 42 countries as Turkish food exporters

Press release… Birol Celep, Member of the Board of Directors of Turkish Exporters’ Assembly (TIM) and Member of the Board of Directors of Aegean Dried Fruits and Products Exporters’ Association, said that Turkish Exporters’ Assembly continues its activities to represent the exporters of Türkiye in the national and international arena, …

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