Lack of comprehension
Issue is that at 790,000 mt this year’s crop is expected to range 23% higher than last years. Prices are, however, expected to be higher. This has prompted some raised eyebrows. Buyers in Europe are, however, much more relaxed this year as their supply situation has improved. Trading is still largely subdued with the holiday season underway in Europe. Expectations for the new crop are somewhat dampened.
Late arrivals expected
Growers near the coast will only be able to start harvesting and drying hazelnut