First official South African apple shipment heads to China
South Africa's apple exporters finally have access to China, after more than eight years of negotiation. With the two governments recently signing a protocol to that end, the first consignment of South African apples have now been shipped from Cape Town to Shanghai. The consignment contained 1,120 cartons (each 18.25kg) of Royal Beaut apples....Read more
Pakistan Kinnow mandarin in Southeast Asia
Approximately 95 percent of the Kinnow mandarin produced in the world
is grown in Pakistan.
The main growing district is in Sargogha, which accounts for 23 percent
of Pakistan’s total citrus plantings Read more in the AFMA Newsletter