USDA projects Chile’s total avocado production in 2021 will reach 220,000 tons

Official data from China Customs depicts that the country imported 18,900 tons of avocado during the first nine months of 2020. 4,136 tons of this volume were imported from Chile. According to the US Department of Agriculture’s Foreign Agricultural Service (USDA), Chilean avocado exports between January-September of this year showed a 46.1% year-on-year decrease in volume and a 43.3% decrease in value. The USDA projects that Chile’s total avocado production in 2021 will reach 220,000 tons.

Source: Fresh Plaza