Pimento Production Update

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Pimento Production Update

January 26, 2021

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


Written By
Sean Farley



International Freight Update

January 26, 2021

As we approach Chinese New Year, international freight continues to have multiple ongoing issues, causing delays within almost every region.


Written By
Sean Farley



Global Citrus Update

January 19, 2021

Many citrus-producing regions around the world have started their harvests, with numbers pouring in from every direction. In Argentina, the


Written By
Sean Farley



Orange Production

January 19, 2021

Mexico Crop figures estimate that Mexico’s upcoming orange crop will be about 4 million tons, which represents an average/good year.


Written By
Sean Farley



Shipping Update China

January 19, 2021

Freight costs have been rising at accelerated rates around the world, especially for vessels shipping out of China. The complications


Written By
Sean Farley




Supply Chain Market Update

January 7, 2021

International Supply Chain China suffered a loss of 40% in exports during February 2020 but has since recovered that loss


Written By
Sean Farley



citrus

Citrus – South Africa

August 14, 2020

Harvest season for this part of the world usually starts end of April/beg. May 2020. There is uncertainty on the


Written By
Judy Tucci
VP PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SOURCING



China Update

China Update

February 19, 2020

Berje’s sincere thoughts are with all those who continue to be impacted by the Coronavirus in China. Many production sites


Written By
Berjé Purchasing
Purchasing Dept.



Brazil Citrus crop season update

Brazil Citrus crop season update

February 6, 2020

Brazil’s citrus prices are currently firm and will continue this trend once the forecast for the coming season 2020-2021 is


Written By
Judy Tucci
VP PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SOURCING



Israel Citrus crop update for 2020

Israel Citrus crop update for 2020

February 14, 2020

Estimates for 2020 crop season from Israel is average with the following estimated volumes for oils: · Easy Peel oil


Written By
Judy Tucci
VP PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SOURCING



Chinese New Year Holiday extension

Chinese New Year Holiday extension

January 29, 2020

Due to Corona Virus, Chinese New Year has been extended thru February 9th.


Written By
Judy Tucci
VP PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SOURCING



USA 2019-2020 Citrus season

USA 2019-2020 Citrus season

January 30, 2020

As of mid January – weather has been cooperating for California, Florida and Texas citrus production areas and growers are


Written By
Judy Tucci
VP PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SOURCING



Indian currency

Indian currency

October 1, 2019

September 2019 had the Indian rupee depreciate against the USD drastically over 4%.   September also saw a new 2


Written By
Berjé Purchasing
Purchasing Dept.



Mints and Mint Related Products

September 30, 2019

Mint products and derivatives are available, but currency depreciation in India along with slow demand has turned pricing lower.    This could


Written By
Berjé Purchasing
Purchasing Dept.



HAITI

HAITI

January 2, 2019

With fuel oil prices rising, a bad situation became worse, with political instability increasing. There was rioting and there were


Written By
Berjé Purchasing
Purchasing Dept.



Geranium Oils, Chinese & Egyptian

July 16, 2020

Pricing for new crop Chinese Oil has softened. Reports claim demand is off. With falling prices from China, the Egyptians


Written By
Berjé Purchasing
Purchasing Dept.



Solvents

September 21, 2018

Petroleum based, solvents such as Propylene Glycol, Dipropylene Glycol, and Diethyl Phthalate have all seen prices increase monthly. With summer


Written By
Berjé Purchasing
Purchasing Dept.



Odds & Ends

Odds & Ends

June 28, 2017

The Logistics and Transportation Journals continue to lament the state of the American Trucking Industry.  One journal has published a


Written By
Berjé Purchasing
Purchasing Dept.