Crop is expected to start on time this year, usually fresh fruit exports start and we will see processed lemons for concentrates/oils to become available April/May timeframe. Argentina being the Global producer and leader will have an impact on setting a price for this upcoming crop season, demand will play a huge part in setting the tone this year.
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Sep 1st, 2017
The major growing region has experienced poor weather. Prices have firmed and are expected to remain so for the foreseeable future.
Mar 1st, 2016
Spain, Brazil, California, and Southern Italy have all been experiencing bad weather, leading to reports of large reductions in crop sizes. Argentina, the largest producer, reported a crop 10-15% larger than last year’s, slightly offsetting the losses elsewhere.