Latest Market Info: Sep, 2023
Mexico recently started its winter lime crop, which is the smaller of the two annual crops for the region. The crop quality of Mexican lime appears to be very high this year. Mexico's winter crop is typically used to fulfill outstanding orders, rather than produce a bulk of new material. Prices for lime oil remain at historic highs, and the fresh fruit market continues to be extremely strong in Mexico.
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7/23/21: Demand for lime oil remains firm out of Mexico, as the high season just recently started (after a short delay). Peru oil is sold out until their next crop season in September through October. In both these markets, precedence for fresh fruit is still the main cause for concern.
Description of Lime Oil Washed
Steam distilled from the classic Citrus aurantifolia lime plant, Lime Oil Distilled is an extremely fresh and zesty essential oil commonly used throughout both the flavor and fragrance industry. Sharp and somewhat terpenic, this oil has an odor that is heavily reminiscent of the freshly squeezed fruit from which it is derived. Its fruity, refreshing flavor makes it an extremely popular choice among soft drinks, candies, alcoholic beverages, and many other kinds of food products. Functionally identical to Lime Oil.
Aroma & Flavor of Lime Oil Washed
Extremely sharp and fresh, with a zesty citrus flavor heavily reminiscent of fresh limes. Aroma is sweet and somewhat terpenic, with fruity undertones that blends well with other citric ingredients.
Citrus aurantifolia (christman) swingle
Pale Yellow Liquid
1.4700- 1.4830 @ 20C
0.8480 - 0.8600 @ 25C
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Harvest Schedule of Lime Oil Washed
6 MONTHS OF THE YEAR