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Peruvian exports of fresh avocado grew 35% in volume and 46% in value in the first quarter of 2024

Fresh Avocado
Fruits
Peru
Market & Price Trends
Published Apr 23, 2024

Tridge summary

In the first quarter of this year, Peruvian avocado exports experienced a significant boost, with a 35% increase in volume reaching 105,034 tons and a 46% surge in value to US$ 233 million compared to the same period last year. The average price per kilogram of avocados in the international market also rose by 8% to US$2.22. The Netherlands, Spain, and China emerged as the top three markets for these exports. Leading exporters such as Añay Peruvian Fruits S.A.C., Westfalia Fruit Perú S.A.C., and Marand Company S.A.C. played a pivotal role in this growth, highlighting the rising global demand for Peruvian avocados and the country's expanding influence in the international market.
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Original content

(Agraria.pe) In the first quarter of this year, Peruvian exports of fresh avocado reached 105,034 tons for US$ 233 million, showing an increase of 35% in volume and 46% in value compared to what was registered in the same period of 2023. Likewise, from January to March 2024, the average price in the international market amounted to US$2.22 per kilogram, reflecting an increase of 8% compared to what was reported in the same period last year. In the first three months of this year, the Peruvian avocado reached 29 destination markets, the main ones being the Netherlands, with 39% participation; followed by Spain, with 22%; and China, with 15%. To the Netherlands, shipments totaled 41,172 tons for US$ 92 million. Compared to 2023, this was 35% more in volume and 48% more in value. The average price was 10% higher, reaching US$2.23 per kilogram. The Peruvian exporters that stood out the most in this market were Añay Peruvian Fruits S.A.C., with 9% participation; and Westfalia Fruit ...
Source: Agraria
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