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Shipments of Peruvian blueberries to the US increased by 30%: these are the companies that sell the most

Shipments of fresh Peruvian blueberries abroad exceeded US$772.4 million between January and September, meaning an increase of 30.2% compared to the same period last year, with US (US$410.8 million) accounting for 53.1%. is the market with the highest participation. The total remittance indicates the management of Agroexports, Association of Exporters (ADEX).

As the priority of consumers in that country – especially since the beginning of the pandemic – is to improve their eating habits, therefore, they prefer to buy highly nutritious products.

it is Berry It is a great anti-inflammatory, lowering blood pressure among other aspects. In addition, it is attractive for its taste, texture and intense color.

other destinations

According to ADEX Data Trade Business Intelligence System, in second place (January-September 2022) was the Netherlands (US$ 157.4 million) with a growth of 24.8% and a representation of 20.3%.

China (US$86.7 million) followed with a growth of 138.4% and a share of 11.2%, followed by Hong Kong, United Kingdom, Spain, Canada, Taiwan, Thailand and Brazil. top 20 This was accomplished by Singapore, Malaysia, Ireland, Costa Rica, Colombia, India, Chile, United Arab Emirates, Panama and Saudi Arabia.

By September, the company Camposol ranks number 1 among these offices with a density of 20.3%.

Others who occupied the first 10 places Hortifruit – Peru, Agrovision Peru, Agricola Cerro Preto, Complejo Agroindustrial Beta, HFE Berries Peru, Exportadora Fruticola del Sur, AgroBerries Peru, Bomaría and Danpar Trujillo,

2021 figures

The CIEN-ADEX Global Business and Economy Research Center recalled that last year (January-December) Peru established itself as the world’s leading supplier of blueberries, and its shipments – in all its productions – were about 1,220 million US dollars. Dollars accumulated.

Fresh ones were the most sought after, as they represented 97.1% of the total shipped for superfood,

It was also sold in its frozen (2.8%), juice (0.02%) and dehydrated (0.004%) versions.

Similarly, between 2017 and 2021, Peru’s blueberry exports are set to increase by an annual average of 34.7%, mainly due to an increase in its shipments. Jamun Frozen Blues.

North America, in 2021, became the most important continent in demand for blueberries originating in Peru (54.2% concentration) in its various productions. Then there was Europe, Asia, South America, Central America and Oceania.

  • In the same year, La Libertad was the leading exporter of this fruit with a 50.9% share (US$621 million), followed by Lambayeque and Lima.
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