Apples

Apples

Apples flourish in the colder regions of Central and Southern Chile. More than 20 different varieties are grown in these areas. Chile’s apple exports include such varieties as Royal Gala, Braeburn and Fuji, all of which are red-skinned, renowned for their firm pulp and excellent flavour.

In 2014 apple exports totalled US$ 775 million.

Main export destinations

United States of America, Colombia, Taiwan, the Netherlands and Ecuador

Availability

From January to October

Areas of production:

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

 

Apple varieties

  • Braeburn
  • Cripps Pinks
  • Fuji
  • Royal Gala
  • Richared Delicious
  • Red Chief
  • Red King Oregon
  • Red Starking
  • Granny Smith

 

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
  • X -Región de los Los Lagos
  • XIV - Región de Los Ríos

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