Prices on the rise for organic sultanas
Weather conditions are excellent with three months still to go until the new season starts. Frost has caused less damage than anticipated, daytime temperatures presently range at 33C (91.4F) and occassional rains are providing the vines with water. As organic sultana supplies are running low prices are rising. They have recently climbed from TRY 30-32/kg to TRY 35-40/kg.
The TMO may, in addition, start to sell its sultana supplies this week, which are estimated at 100,000 mt. Prices will range at TRY 30/kg, which is up