ARTICHOKES

The new Council of the Artichoke of Tudela has as main objective to promote its products among the consumers

The new Council of the Artichoke of Tudela has as main objective to promote its products among the consumers

The new regulating Council of the protected Geographical indication Artichoke of Tudela was constituted after the elections held last April 16.

The importation of artichokes from Peru obliges Valencian producers to lower prices

The importation of artichokes from Peru obliges Valencian producers to lower prices

According to Valenciafruits.com, ‘Unió de Llauradors‘ (Union of Farmers of Valencia) has denounced “the lowering of prices of the fresh artichoke in the producing areas of the ‘Comunitat Valenciana’“. This is a 44% reduction in what we have been doing in the year, mainly because […]

Artichoke, main protagonist of the 25TH days of exaltation and celebrations of the vegetables of Tudela

Artichoke, main protagonist of the 25TH days of exaltation and celebrations of the vegetables of Tudela

The artichoke is a very important product for the local and regional economy and a substantial part of the culture of this production area, according to Revistamercados.com. This is why the artichoke is the main protagonist of the 25TH days of exaltation and celebrations of the […]

Peruvian producers demand to the Government that the artichoke be a representative product in the shipments abroad

Peruvian producers demand to the Government that the artichoke be a representative product in the shipments abroad

According to Diario Gestion, in 2018, Peru exported 41,919 tonnes of canned artichoke, which meant an increase of 4.72% in volume and 1.17% in value compared to the previous year. According to this same journal, data from the Association of Exporters (ADEX), Peru billed more than […]

Frosts cause damage to artichokes throughout Spain

Frosts cause damage to artichokes throughout Spain

In the case of the region of Murcia, sources of the Ministry of Agriculture confirm damages worth more than 3.7 million euros and more than 6,500 hectares of land affected, according to the newspaper La Opinión de Murcia.

Orihuela will host the 10th International Symposium of the Artichoke

Orihuela will host the 10th International Symposium of the Artichoke

The 10th International Symposium of the Artichoke will be held in the Lonja de Orihuela between the 12th and 15th of March and the presence of the main researchers and experts in this crop.

Peru’s canned artichoke exports increase

Peru’s canned artichoke exports increase

According to AGRARIA.PE, Peru exported 28,993,321 kilos of canned artichoke, only between January and October of 2018. Which in economic figures translates to more than 74 million dollars. With this amount, Peru has exceeded the total kilos of canned artichoke exported the previous year in […]

The United States Congress has approved the reduction of up to 3% of the tariff on Spanish imports of canned artichokes

The United States Congress has approved the reduction of up to 3% of the tariff on Spanish imports of canned artichokes

Artichoke producers celebrate the 3% reduction in tariffs applied to canned artichokes. According to FEPEX, this 3% reduction is applied to artichokes prepared in vinegar or acetic acid, now going to pay from 10% to 7.2%, while the artichokes preserved in other ways benefit from […]