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Dried apricots: Limited supplies of organic and of unsulphured fruits

MALATYA. While there are plenty of dried sulphured apricots, there is a shortage of unsulphured and of organic fruits in Turkey this year.


This report contains:
 
- a short market update on Turkey
- the prices for the new crop in Turkey
price chart, apricots, dried, sulphured, no 2
price chart, apricots, dried, sulphured, no 4
price chart, apricots, dried, diced, 5 x 8 mm 

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Harvest dates
Next harvest dates for Apricots
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Start of harvest
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4/1/20
China
4/1/20
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5/1/20
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5/1/20
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Crop sizes for Apricots
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