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Dried figs: new crop is too expensive

June 4, 2024 at 4:22 PM , Der AUDITOR
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AYDIN. The pollination phase has begun in the fig-growing regions of Aydin. The first crop estimates are expected at the end of this month.

Raw materials to be traded at TRY 200/kg

As in other parts of Turkey, the weather in Aydin has seen a significant rise in temperature this week, but this development is not yet a problem for the fig trees, despite concerns about a possible drought. The pollination phase has begun and market players are reckoning that the first reliable crop estimates could be available at the end of June. Growers are planning on a price level for raw materials of around TRY 200/kg, which is far too expensive according to exporters. It is still too early to make price forecasts for t

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