Berjé Barometer – Super Typhoon Chanthu

Category:
Market Report



Domestic Cedarwood Update

September 23, 2021

The US cedarwood market continues to remain a challenge for producers due to a variety of factors: labor, weather, and ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Gillian Bleimann
Executive Vice President





Berjé Barometer – 2021 Hurricane Season

August 24, 2021

According to Colorado State University hurricane researchers, the 2021 Atlantic hurricane season will be above-average. As ocean temperatures continue to ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Judy Tucci
VP PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SOURCING




Shipping via Asia

August 16, 2021

COVID-19 complications continue to plague most of Asia, causing port closures and logistical delays across the continent. Ship crews and ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Judy Tucci
VP PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SOURCING




Labor Shortages

August 9, 2021

As if we haven’t heard this sentiment enough lately, labor shortages of all types continue to impact every facet of ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Gillian Bleimann
Executive Vice President




Global Orange Oil Shortages

August 4, 2021

Due to a combination of harvest difficulties, environmental challenges, and increased demand from fresh fruit markets, Orange Oil prices have ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Sean Farley




Global Currency Changes

June 14, 2021

Once again, currency is playing a major role in the pricing of imported goods to the USA. Stronger currencies are ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Nehla Murad
SENIOR VP




Orange Oil – International & Domestic

June 7, 2021

Fundecitrus’ first orange crop forecast was released on May 27th, indicating a total production of 294.17 million boxes for Brazil’s ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Judy Tucci
VP PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SOURCING




Lemongrass Production in India

May 11, 2021

Lemongrass is produced throughout the world, though the essential oil primarily comes from India and Guatemala. India produces the East ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Maria-Paz Gonzalez
VP PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SOURCING




Rosemary Oil Shortage

May 7, 2021

A native product of the Mediterranean region, rosemary is primarily grown in three nations: Tunisia, Morocco, and Spain. The main ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Sean Farley




Ocean Freight Complications

March 26, 2021

Even though we’re only a few months into the year, 2021 has already presented several challenges regarding international shipping and ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Sean Farley




Davana & Intense Rainfall

March 19, 2021

The Davana plant (Artemisia pallens) primarily grows in the southern regions of India. Davana is what is known as a ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Maria-Paz Gonzalez
VP PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SOURCING




The February Freeze

March 15, 2021

Near the end of last February, the Southern US and Northern Mexico were struck by a sudden influx of extreme ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Judy Tucci
VP PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SOURCING




Volcanic Eruption in Guatemala

March 5, 2021

The Pacaya volcano in Guatemala erupted on Wednesday, firing hot ash and lava into the surrounding area for multiple hours. ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Maria-Paz Gonzalez
VP PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SOURCING





European Lemon Production

February 16, 2021

The European Union’s Lemon Production in 2020-21 is forecast to increase by almost 11% from last season, raising it to ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Judy Tucci
VP PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SOURCING





Basil Oil Supply Shortages

January 29, 2021

The Basil harvesting season was especially short this year due to a combination of lockdown effects, COVID-19 complications, and a ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Sean Farley




Pimento Production Update

January 25, 2021

Pimento products continue to face challenges throughout the Caribbean, as Jamaica faced a strenuous summer production period due to severe ...
SEE MORE



Written By
Sean Farley