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Mandarins Production and Growth in Australia (2020)
Mandarins are usually available from April to October. Imperial oranges are the most popular ones in the market. Since this fruit is extremely easy to peel and contains few to no seeds, […]
Grapefruit Overview and Growth in Australia (2020)
Grapefruit is a citrus variant that is available all year. Nonetheless, there are some availability issues in the month of January. Some of the most common variants that are available ar […]
Cherries Production and Growth in Australia 2020

The Victorian cherry season usually commences in the first or second week of November. It then continues through January. The quality of this fruit is dependent upon many factors. These seasonal factors include frost, humidity, hail and rainfall. Hence, farm owners and staff need to constantly monitor and care for the crops during harvest season. […]

INTERNATIONAL

Mangoes Production and Growth in Australia (2020)

Overview Since mango is a tropical fruit, its production predominantly occurs in Northern Australia. The mango season starts in mid-November in Mareeba, early December in Dimbulah and mid-December in Central Queensland. Types of Mangoes The fruit harvest season comprises of a wide variety of mango types. The most common amongst them is Kensington Pride, which […]

2021-06-11
Cherries Production and Growth in Australia 2020

The Victorian cherry season usually commences in the first or second week of November. It then continues through January. The quality of this fruit is dependent upon many factors. These seasonal factors include frost, humidity, hail and rainfall. Hence, farm owners and staff need to constantly monitor and care for the crops during harvest season. […]

2021-06-09
Strawberries Growth and Production in Australia (2020)

Even though the strawberries are found mostly in the domestic market, this industry started expanding in 2017-18. Some of the countries that Australia has exported to are Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong and the United Arab Emirates. This fruit is grown all across the country by about 500 growers. Nevertheless, the majority of production occurs in […]

2021-06-09

STATISTICS

Dried Grapes Production and Growth in Australia (2020)

Overview Raisins are a type of grape that has been dried for around three weeks. Grapes darken as they dry, which gives raisins their dark brown colour. A range of grape varieties is used to make raisins. The size, taste and colour depend on the type of fruit that is used. This fruit is primarily […]

2021-06-15

Table Grapes Production and Growth in Australia (2020)

Introduction Table grapes are popular all throughout Australia. Because of this, they are grown across all states in the nation. Due to the labour shortage situation amidst the pandemic, Victorian producers are forced to admit that the upcoming season may be tumultuous due to the weather change and labour shortage. it is crucial to pick […]

2021-06-15

Plums Production and Growth in Australia (2020)

Overview The majority of plums that are produced in Australia are grown in the southern states. Nevertheless, these plums are predominantly produced in Victoria. Over the years, plums have become extremely popular with Australian citizens. Varieties In Australia, plums are classified as either Japanese or European varieties. The plums may also be ‘freestone’, where the […]

2021-06-15

Nectarines Production and Growth (2020)

Overview Nectarines are classified as a variant of peach that has smooth-textured skin. Experts believe that they originated in China more than 2000 years ago. They are either eaten while they are firm or soft. Usually, when this fruit becomes soft it is because it has ripened. This fruit is classified as a juicy fruit. […]

2021-06-15

Apricots Production and Growth in Australia (2020)

Overview Apricots are a type of fruit that has gained a lot of popularity in Australia over the years. Not only are they a good source of vitamins A and C, but they also aid the body to repair any damaged tissues. Moreover, apricots are extremely rich in dietary fibre. These fruits are best grown […]

2021-06-15

Pineapples Production and Growth in Australia (2020)

Overview The majority of pineapple production in Australia occurs predominantly in Queensland. Over 36% of these fruits are grown in Australia are sent to be processed into juices. After being juiced, they are tinned and sold in the market. There are approximately 35 million fruits produced each year in Australia thanks to the fine labour […]

2021-06-14

NUTS

Increasing Popularity of Almonds in Australia

Almond Insights in Australia (2014/15)

Overview It is interesting to note that Australia is the second-largest producer of almonds. These nuts are grown along the Murray Valley in South Australia. Moreover, this popular form of nut can also be found in Victoria and New South Wales. Also, the three major varieties that are grown in this nation are Nonpariel, Carmel […]

2020-09-02

Pecans Production in Australia (2019)

Overview The majority of pecan production in Australia is centred in northern New South Wales and south-eastern Queensland. This type of nut is mostly sold domestically in its kernel form. However, there is a small export market for it as well. Statistics The supply per capita of both the in-shell and kernel pecans was recorded […]

2020-08-13

Imports Carried out in Australia (2019)

According to the data collected, it seemed to be a bustling year when it comes to Australian imports. As of 2019, Australia has imported $2.87 billion worth of horticultural goods. If the imports are carefully sectioned, it can be concluded that processed fruits were imported the most. For instance, items like olives and olive oil, […]

2020-08-06

Dietary Consumption in Australia

According to recently published statistics, the domestic sale of almonds increased by almost 5% from 2019 to 2020. Almonds are extremely favourable when it comes to dietary concerns. This amounted to a total of 29,508 almonds being consumed by the nation. Moreover, this is a clear cut indication of the growth of domestic sales, which […]

2020-08-04