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Peruvian agricultural exports to Mexico totaled US$ 93 million in the first quarter of 2024, showing an increase of 3%

Published May 27, 2024

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Mexico has increased its purchases of Peruvian agricultural products by 3% in the first quarter of the year, totaling US$ 93 million. The main products imported were grapes, paprika, and coffee. Grape exports experienced a 40% volume and 19% value drop from the first quarter of 2023, but the average price was 36% higher. Paprika exports saw a 20% increase in volume and 19% increase in value. Coffee exports significantly surged, with a 30-fold increase in volume and a nearly 14-fold increase in value, making it the third most imported product.
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(Agraria.pe) Mexico, one of the 5 main purchasing countries of Peruvian agricultural products, increased its purchases of this origin by 3% in the first quarter of the year, with a total purchased of US$ 93 million. Of everything exported by Peru to this market, the main products were grapes, with 47% participation; followed by paprika, with 30%; and coffee, with 8%. It should be noted that the latter came to surprise, as it climbed 5 positions, leaving behind important products such as cocoa and mango. Regarding the grape, although it did not do so well in this period, it was once again the fruit most purchased by Mexicans. The shipments totaled 13,818 tons for US$ 43 million; That is, 40% less in volume and 19% less in value than the first quarter of 2023. However, the average price was 36% higher, trading at US$3.14 per kilogram, which partially offset the drop in volume. Likewise, this was the only product of the top three that had an increase in price. Paprika, for its part, ...
Source: Agraria
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