Global trading platform TridgeGlobal trading platform TridgeGlobal trading platform Tridge
Our Services
Maximize your business opportunity with our Intelligence & Data Solution. Get started now.
Local Insights

The U.K. Facing Supply Issues of Brazil Nuts from Bolivia

Brazil Nut Kernel
Price Trend
United Kingdom
Regulation / Agreement
Aug 1, 2022
Written by
George Cook
Share This Story
The United Kingdom is facing supply issues of Brazil Nuts from Bolivia since Chile closed its borders to Bolivia due to COVID-19. Since Bolivia has no coast, it is necessary to export its products from Chile, and the border closure has affected the supply chain. The current CIF price of Brazil Nuts in the U.K. port stands at USD 3.55-3.75 per lb.

Peru is an alternative origin in South America for Brazil nuts, and many countries hold fewer import duties from Peru than for Bolivia. One clear example is South Korea since it has a 0% import duty from Peru but a 15% duty from Bolivia.
Was this insight helpful?

Join Tridge Exhibition 365

Connect with agri-food industry experts anytime, anywhere.

By clicking “Accept Cookies,” I agree to provide cookies for statistical and personalized preference purposes. To learn more about our cookies, please read our Privacy Policy.