Chile. Higher production and rising exports


In Chile, estimates for production and exports of blueberries just been unveiled by the organization committee Arándanos.
For the season 2016-17 the Committee Arándanos anticipates production of approximately 141,400 tonnes, about 4.3% compared to 135,539 tons produced by the country in the 2015-16 season.
This higher production will lead to a growth in exports. Blueberry exports could total 94,000 tons for the season. Last season, fresh blueberries accounted for 67.5% of exports and 25.7% frozen blueberries.


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