The February 2021 issue of the TFNet Newsfeed includes the announcement for ISTF 2021. Other highlights are: COLOMBIA: Hass avocados reach record exports in 2020 CHINA: 2020 fruit imports surpass USD10 billion for first time CAMBODIA: Kampong Cham mango farmers in limbo as price plummets INDIA: Seven years of research
The 2020 yearend issue of TFNet Newsfeed reports on the “Virtual workshop series research on banana fusarium wilt” and includes a special New Year Message from the Secretariat.Other news highlights include: CHINA: 400M middle-class sector ‘promising market’ for PH goods USA: Del Monte’s new ‘juicier and sweeter’ pink pineapple is
The aggressive nature of COVID-19 has prompted Governments to impose protective measures to control its spread, including different forms of lockdowns. Despite efforts by countries to minimize impact, inevitably, the different forms of lockdowns imposed have affected the food supply chain with regard to production, distribution and market.