United States approves a reduction of tariffs for artichokes and canned peppers of Spain

The Congress of the United States has recently approved two measures that benefit regional producers and processors of artichoke and pepper of the Region of Murcia. In particular, it is about the total abolition of the 8.1% tariff paid for canned pepper so far and the reduction of up to 3% in the price of the tariff rates that apply to processed artichoke, both products from Spain.

China opens the door to new agri-food products

The signing of two new Protocols will allow the start of exports…

SIETE Agromarketing launches the digital edition of its yearbook ECA FRUITS

The digital edition of the fruit and vegetable magazine ECA FRUITS is now available, edited by SIETE Agromarketing and e-Comercio Agrario last October. In it you can find the most up-to-date information of the last semester in the horticultural sector. In this sense, it is essential to read the Special on Bone Fruit and Pepita, by the agri-food journalist Josep Sanchís, as well as interviews with the main people in charge of the sector such as the Minister of Agriculture, Environment, Climate Change and Development Rural of the Valencian Government Elena Cebrián Calvo or the different technical articles of our special collaborators.

Huercasa dazzles in Fruit Attraction with the presentation of the extension of its range Bio and the line "On the go"

After the celebration of the tenth edition of Fruit Attraction, Carlos Olmos, Director of Marketing and Communication of Huercasa, explains in E-commerce Agrario the latest developments that have presented in what is the largest international fair in the sector, as well as how a year plus this sample has met all the objectives.

Juan Manuel López: "Fruit Attraction has grown up without losing sight of the needs of the sector"

After the celebration of the tenth edition of Fruit Attraction, Juan Manuel López, marketing director of Seipasa, explains in E-commerce Agrario the latest developments that have presented in what is the largest international fair in the sector, as well as how a year more this sample has met all the objectives.

The fall of exports of black olives from Spain to the USA is aggravated

Spanish exports of black olives to the US fell by 72% in August-September, the first two months of application of the final tariffs imposed on imports from Spain, amounting to 35%, according to data from the US Department of Customs.

Demoagro Specialty, "a new ANSEMAT project that accommodates machinery dedicated to special crops"

The person in charge of Development of Demoagro, Victoria Ruiz, explains to us in Agrarian E-commerce the latest developments in the preparation of Demoagro Specialty, an initiative similar to Demoagro, but focused exclusively on special crops, to be held in Turis (Valencia) next 1,2 and 3 of October of 2018. Therefore, there will be two Demoagro in 2019. In May, Demoagro will travel to Huesca to focus on the tasks of land preparation and forage collection and treatment, while a few months later it will be released the one dedicated to special crops. Victoria Ruiz tells us all the details.

The European Parliament plenary takes a crucial step towards a fairer food chain in the EU

The Plenary of the European Parliament today ratified in Strasbourg with 428 votes in favor, 170 against and 18 abstentions, the Report approved by the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development on unfair commercial practices on 2 October.

Elena Cebrián: "We must diversify the destinies of our citrus fruits because the European market is almost saturated"

Elena Cebrián Calvo is Minister of Agriculture, Environment, Climate Change and Rural Development of the Generalitat Valenciana since July 2015. She is an agronomist from the UPV. He joined by opposition in 1999 the Agronomists Engineers of the State of the Ministry of Agriculture, where he has held various positions of responsibility and also in community institutions.