ECUADOR: Weather dampens mango volumes

Ecuador’s mango production so far this season is currently close to half what it was at the same time last year, with the decline attributed to poor weather conditions.   Up until week 45 the country had a year-on-year production deficit of nearly 4 million boxes, largely resulting from low light conditions in growing areas. […]

ECUADOR: Ministry and banana producers establish a road map

The first Banana Technical Table, led by the Minister of Agriculture and Livestock, Ruben Flores, established a twelve-point road map to benefit the sector.   Representatives of the producers and exporters of the fruit participated in the meeting.     They agreed to work on the following points: port fees in Puerto Bolivar, reforms to […]