Dried Fruit

Dried figs: Tariş issues offers

August 30, 2022 at 2:57 PM , Der AUDITOR
Play report as audio

AYDIN. Last week's rains have impacted the quality of the figs and supplies in export quality are expected to be more limited.

Figs burst open

Estimates for Turkey's dried fig production range at 92,000 mt. Last week's rains coupled with high humidity, however, caused some fruits that were already laid out for drying to burst. This will limit supplies of figs in export quality, especially to the EU where higher quality requirements prevail. Tariş, Turkey's fig association, has also issued purchasing prices for this year's crop. Chairman Mustafa Bircan announced prices ranging from TRY 18/kg (A11 quality, 101-130 pcs/kg) to TRY 70/kg (A1 quality, 36-40 pcs/kg) and TRY 8/kg for industrial fi

View related articles

Go to the News Overview
Dried Fruit
May 16, 2024
REUS/TEHRAN. As the latest INC estimates show, Saudi Arabia will remain the most important producer of table dates in the 2024/25 season. Iran, meanwhile, has recorded a significant increase in exports.
Nuts
May 15, 2024
MANILA. The extremely high temperatures in the Asian countries of origin are likely to exacerbate the commodity shortage for the 2025 crop. A similar scenario was already observed last year.
Dried Fruit
May 14, 2024
AYDIN. Turkish dried fig farmers have to hurry to prepare their plantations for the coming season due to the warm temperatures. Global dried fig production is expected to increase by 9% in 2024.
Dried Fruit
May 14, 2024
MANISA. The hailstorms on the first weekend of May are said to have caused damage to vines in some of Manisa's growing regions. Meanwhile, the current production estimates for the coming season were published during the International Nut and Dried Fruit Congress last week.