Nuts

Brazil nuts: production increases expected for 2020/21

March 17, 2021 12:45 PM, Der AUDITOR
Play report as audio

SUCRE/LIMA. At the end of last year, the INC hat expected the Brazil nut production to decline in the 2020/21 season. These estimates have since been revised. Brazil in particular can report significant increases in production.

2020 - a challenge at all levels

The year 2020 has been hard on the Brazil nut industry. Again and again, production had to be interrupted in the factories, partly due to the strict hygiene measures, which were not always easy to comply with, and partly due to the lack of workers when employees were affected by Covid-19 infections. In addition, export prices had reached a record low, which created further difficulties for many market players. Often it was barely possible to cover the prices for raw nuts and processing through exports. The container shortage, wh

View related articles

Go to the News Overview
Nuts
Sep 29, 2022
MADRID/SACRAMENTO. Spain's almond harvest is progressing, but yields leave much to be desired. Market players are also dissatisfied with the development of demand.
Nuts
Sep 29, 2022
ORDU. With the US dollar gaining in strength and the euro losing in value buying and selling hazelnuts has become even more difficult for suppliers in Turkey. There is also some good news concerning the crop.
Nuts
Sep 28, 2022
MANILA. The coconut market, like all other markets, has been badly hit by the crises in the world market. In addition, there is the typhoon season, which has already caused damage in the Philippines; all this will have an impact on prices.
Nuts
Sep 26, 2022
ATLANTA. Over the past four seasons, pecan sales have increased massively in the US domestic market, and exports also achieved the hoped-for increase in the 2020/21 season. Farmers are struggling to keep up with the high demand.