Description of Lime Oil Mexican C.P., Types A
Latest Market Info: Apr, 2021
Material is likely to remain tight until the next expected crop in May 2021. Many suppliers have already sold out of their current inventories from previous seasons. No carryover is expected to come from this harvest and the current season will continue to remain firm.
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Mar 15th, 2021: The next period of availability for Mexican Lime material will be this upcoming May/June. However, not much oil remains available for distillation, and many have already sold out of material due to the high fresh fruit demand, which is applicable to both conventional and organic limes. Buyers can expect this trend to continue, as no carryover material is available from previous harvests.
Feb 19th, 2020: Fresh fruit remains in high demand from Mexico, which leaves little to processing. Market remains firm and prices continue to steadily increase based on availability as there is no carryover, no future relief till Q2 2021
Jan 10th, 2020: Prices remain firm as short supply continues.
Apr 24th, 2019: Harvest is over, not much carryover available which has sustained high price levels. Next crop season is June/July timeframe. Too early to predict crop volume. As a reference Mexico produces 1.5 – 1.8 million tons of fruit, this past crop there was a reduction of 50%