Uncertainty weakens the market
Daytime temperatures in Turkey have been between 45°C and 49°C for a good week and are likely to remain at this level for a while. There are still no final reports on the expected crop damage, but there are reports that the plants are also suffering from disease. If there were to be rainfall during the drying period, the quality of the sultanas would suffer massively.
But it's not just the weather that's heating up in Turkey. A few days ago, an increase in the special consumption tax was announced, raising the price of