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New bioreactor developed by IRTA for in vitro plant cultures
The bioreactor reduces the handling time of plant material by 80% and, therefore, costs, as well as the risk of material contamination.
Spain created 58.000 jobs in the agricultural sector in 2021
The Spanish labor market generated 58.000 jobs in agriculture during 2021, reaching 810.400 employed, in the year with the highest overall job creation in the country since 2005.
Mexico: Berries see more limited supply and higher prices
The supply of berries outside of Mexico is scarcer at the moment and will be in the near future.
USA: Organic fresh produce sales up 5,5% from 2020
Organic fresh produce increased sales by 5,5% in 2021, topping $9 billion for the first time and outpacing conventionally grown produce in [...]
Senasa certified 16.535 hectares of blueberries in our country during 2021
According to data from the National Agricultural Health Service (Senasa), this entity certified 16.535 hectares of blueberries in Peru in 2021, which meant an increase of 20.7% compared to the [...]
Chilean fresh blueberry exports increased by 6% during 2021
Despite the difficulties that the Chilean industry has faced due to the pandemic, the quantity and value of Chilean blueberries exported increased during the past year.
IMF expects global supply chain disruptions to last well into 2022
The upheavals in the sector have become one of the keys to the low expectations of global growth.
Air cargo enjoys a 'stellar year'
Strong December performance contributes to a stellar year for air cargo in 2021, IATA reports
"U.S. Consumers Feel Effect Of High Shipping Rates And Delays On Purchase"
Shipping port delays continue to be a key factor in supply chain challenges across the country. The ports on the west coast [...]
Peruvian blueberry exports grow 30% in volume and 26% in value so far in the 2021/2022 campaign
Three months after the end of the 2021/2022 Peruvian blueberry campaign —which runs from May to April— it can be estimated with a high probability of success that, at the end of the 2021/2022 campaign, 220.076 tons of fresh blueberries will be exported equivalent to US$ 1.306 million, thereby maintaining current growth rates.