FRUITS AND VEGETABLES

Cherries

Chile is one of the countries with the best climate for growing cherries, which have become one of the favourite fruits in international markets.

Their sweet flavour and intense colour make them very popular, above all during the Christmas and New Year season.

In 2014 Cherries exports reached US$654 million.

 

Main export destinations

China, United States of America, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Brazil

 

Availability

From October to January

Areas of production:

  • Valparaíso Region
  • Metropolitan Region
  • O’Higgins Region
  • Maule Region
  • Biobío Region
  • Araucanía Region
  • Los Ríos Region
  • Los Lagos Region

 

Cherry varieties

  • Bing
  • Lapins
  • Santina
  • Sweetheart
  • Royal Dawn
  • Van
  • Regina
  • Kordia
  • Napoleón
  • Stella
  • Rainier

 

Links of interest

www.asoex.cl
www.fruitsfromchile.com
www.odepa.cl
www.sag.cl
www.minagri.cl

PRODUCTIVE AREAS

  • V - Región de Valparaíso
  • RM - Región Metropolitana
  • VI - Región del Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins
  • VII - Región del Maule
  • VIII - Región del Bío Bío
  • IX - Región de la Araucanía
  • XIV - Región de Los Ríos
  • X -Región de los Los Lagos

NEWS


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April 11, 2016 3:30 pm

AGREEMENT SIGNED TO WIDEN ACCESS FOR ORGANIC PRODUCTS INTO THE EUROPEAN UNION

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January 28, 2016 7:18 pm

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