2017 saw a 1% rise in the value of Spain’s fresh produce exports to non-EU countries to €538 million, according to Customs and Excise data.
Spain recorded a slight increase in the value of its fresh produce exports to countries outside the EU in 2017, according to new data from the country's Customs and Excise department.
The rains of January 27 and 28 in the Alicante countryside have saved what is left of the vegetable campaign.
Spain’s distribution sector differs markedly from that of other EU countries, where large chains control over 90% of agri-food retail sales. In Spain, distribution is much more balanced.
Throughout the three-day fair, CMR received a large number of visitors at its stand, including growers, customers, partners and various service providers, with whom collaboration agreements were co
The cold snap that hit Spain in the first weeks of January has hurt production and will see prices rise, reports national newspaper El País.
Spain’s imports of fresh fruit and vegetables rose 15% in volume, to 2.3 million tons, and 22% in value, to €1.93 billion, from January to October compared to the same period the previous year.
Spain’s exports of fresh fruit and vegetables in the first eight months of this year were down 4.1% in volume but up 4.4% in value on the same period last year.
Spain’s raspberry crop is expected to be 13.1% higher this year, relative to 2015, reaching 19,000 tons, while that of strawberries
Artichokes are not just a winter vegetable, they can now be eaten year-round in Spain, the country’s artichoke association, Alcachofa de España, wants to remind consumers.