Analyst Insight: No deal Brexit in the fresh chipping sector
September 09, 2019
The fresh chipping sector makes up about 12% of total potato production in Great Britain. The market follows season trends with demand driven by chip shop footfall throughout the year.
Quality of Irish Potatoes looking great
August 22, 2019
In Ireland, digging of new season Rooster continues and increased prepack volumes are available on supermarket shelves this week. Excellent quality is reported to date of the main season crop.
Patatas holandesas de baja calidad: los comerciantes sudamericanos miran hacia China
August 21, 2019
Recientes declaraciones de Kuncan Zhu, gerente de la empresa china Shandong YSC Import & Export Co., Ltd
German potato prices set to spike due to drought
August 19, 2019
Two summers in a row of drought are causing Germany’s potato supply to dwindle - and prices to rise.
Filial de McCain en Argentina, afectada por las retenciones, apunta a Brasil
August 07, 2019
Frozen French Fry manufacturer McCain Foods prioritises its Latin America investments in Brazil, sending waves of concern to its Argentinian subsidiary about its future.
Potato Industry Western Australia looking for best way to grow export
August 05, 2019
In Western Australia, the potato industry is embarking on a major effort to develop export opportunities
Costa Rica: Minister says 'no' to potato imports
July 26, 2019
Minister of Agriculture and Livestock Luis Felipe Arauz said no to the possibility of evaluating imports of potatoes, despite demands made by the industrial sector.
Idaho potato farmers heading to Taiwan on trade mission
June 11, 2019
A team of fresh Idaho potato shippers will soon head to Taiwan to develop new business relationships in the Southeast Asian market.
Potato Farmers Bangladesh suffer as a result of the huge surplus this year
May 31, 2019
This year, the potato harvest in Bangladesh was about 150% of what the domestic need is. As a result prices have crashed and despite the high yields, farmers suffer as the can not sell their product.
Mexico removes tariffs on import frozen potatoes from the United States
May 24, 2019
President Trump removed the Section 232 steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico on Friday, May 17. Mexico responded by removing its 20% tariff on frozen potatoes imported from the United States on May 20.