Supply news from Asiafruit

Coverage of Asia’s local and international fruit and vegetable suppliers, including news and analysis of key areas such as production, trade, exports, logistics, and research and development.

Prospano RZ F1 is just one of the new varieties

Rijk Zwaan launches high-resistance Rugose Defense varieties


Raft of new varieties claim high resistance to aggressive pathogen and are compatible with all commercially available rootstocks

26 Seasons Strawberries

Hi-tech New Zealand strawberries on the horizon


Government partners with 26 Seasons to scale up indoor growing system after successful pilot

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New Lunar New Year offering from Goldenberry Farms


Limited edition Lucky Golden Fruits product encases goldenberries in festive new packaging

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IG International partners with Fyllo for precision farming


Precision agriculture company to provide real-time farm data and insights to help improve production

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Indian tariff relief for Australian citrus


Australian industry welcomes new FTA, which is set to provide a boost for citrus exporters

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African avocados advantaged by China trade


Avocados set to be one of the winners of efforts to boost trade between China and Africa

Australian table grapes

Australian produce delegation travels to Japan


Major fresh fruit and vegetable suppliers set off to strengthen industry relationships in key Asian market

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Ambrosia apples hit European shelves


Harvest volumes in Piedmont and Val Venosta are at the same level as last year, with apple quality said to be good


Chilean truckers call off strike


Union boss said it would take one of two more days for flow of trucks carrying fruit to ports to normalise

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Ecuador sees slowdown in banana exports


Shipments down by more than 10 per cent since the start of 2022 says Acorbanec


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Maersk and IBM throw blockchain system overboard


Full collaboration across the entire global shipping business could not be achieved, admits carrier

Zespri Kiwifruit orchard

Zespri releases climate change adaptation plan


Kiwifruit marketer’s plan outlines how industry will respond the effects of a changing climate

World Pear Day 2022

PBNW prepares global celebrations for World Pear Day


US organisation enlists chefs from around the world for seventh annual celebration of pears

Marcel Koks is the food and beverage industry and solution strategy director at enterprise software provider Infor

Automation and supply chain agility ‘will shape sector’ in 2023

2022-11-29T11:10:00+00:00By ,

Comment: Fresh produce firms must remain agile to meet fluctuating demand, as well as considering investment in automation and AI, as they face up to supply chain instability, inflation, labour shortages and climate change

Rohit Nadgewani founder and chief executive of Fresh From Farm

Fresh From Farm raises seed funding


Indian agri-business start-up secures more funds to support its predictive analysis-driven fresh produce distribution operation