Higher prices at the start of the table olive campaign

The drought and the olive grove diminish the harvest of table olives, which will be the shortest of the last decade with only 487,000 tons.

The export of black table olives to the US falls 50%

The export of black olives from Spain to the US in the period January-July 2019 was estimated at 8,325 tons. The export of Spain has gone from representing 76% of all exports to the US of black olives, to only 38% in the same period compared.

First sick olive trees of “Xylella fastidiosa” in France

The detection of “Xylella fastidiosa” for the first time in two ornamental olive trees in France next to the Italian border has generated concern among farmers.

Commercialized 145,400 tons of oil in July

The dynamism of the olive oil market is maintained, with 145,400 tons sold in the month of July. To date, the total quantity sold is 1,303,500 tons, 16% above the previous season, with a monthly average marketing of 130,400 tons.

“Olive Oil Makes a Tastier World” encourages sales of olive oils in the US

Sales of Olive Oils from Spain in the US exceed 28,500 tons in the first quarter of 2019 and strengthens its leadership with 38% of total imports.

The EC examines the proposal for self-regulation of olive oil

After weeks of intense work, developed in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Agro-food Cooperatives of Spain defended this Thursday in Brussels the proposal of self-regulation of the olive oil sector before the Directorates General of Agriculture and Competition of The European Commission

Olive oil production will fall more than 40% next season

Cooperatives Agro-alimentary of Spain estimates a reduction of more than 40% in the production of olive oil for the next campaign. Andalucía and Castilla La Mancha lead the decline, which in the case of the latter region, could be up to 60%.

The sectoral table of olive oil analyzes the actions of the Ministry

The Director General of Productions and Agricultural Markets, Esperanza Orellana, chaired on Tuesday, July 16, the Sectoral Table of olive oil and table olives, which has analyzed the situation of the sector and the actions taken by the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food in relation to the self-regulation mechanisms requested by the sector.

Planas highlights quality as an element to strengthen new markets

Minister Luis Planas took part this Wednesday in the inauguration of the XIX edition of the International Fair of Olive Oil and Related Industries, "Expoliva 2019", which takes place in Jaén from May 15 to 18.

Continental presents its innovations for the agricultural sector in EXPOLIVA 2019

The Continental technology company will be present for the first time at the International Fair of Olive Oil and Related Industries - EXPOLIVA, the most important international event for this type of cultivation, which will be held from May 15 to May 18 next in Jaén.