Exports of citrus fruits and kiwifruit

Exports of citrus fruits and kiwifruit

Exports of citrus fruits and kiwifruit were at normal – for the season – levels according to an announcement by the Association of Greek Fruit and Vegetable Export, Distribution and Juice Companies INCOFRUIT-HELLAS.

From 01/01 to 11/02 of this year, strawberry exports amounted to 4,700 tonnes compared to 3,667 tonnes in the same period of 2020. An increase was also recorded in tomato exports which reached 4,161 tonnes compared to 2,262 tonnes last year.

The export of kiwifruit continued which reached 120,575 tonnes compared to 120,406 tonnes in the same period of 2020.

On the other hand, apple exports are down by 2.2% as the quantity exported from 1 January 2021 to 11 February this year amounted to 50,659 tonnes compared to 51,789 tonnes in the same period last year.