FRUITS AND VEGETABLES

Avocadoes

Avocadoes come originally from Central America and Mexico. The most popular variety is Hass, which can be grown throughout the year. Avocadoes are harvested while green and then begin to ripen ready for consumption.

In 2014 avocado exports reached US$ 225 million.

 

Main export destinations

The Netherlands, United States of America, Argentina, United Kingdom and Spain

 

Availability

From January to December

 

Areas of production:

  • Atacama Region
  • Coquimbo Region
  • Valparaíso Region
  • Metropolitan Region
  • O’Higgins Region
  • Maule Region
  • Biobío Region

 

Avocado Varieties

  • Bacon
  • Fuerte
  • Hass
  • Negra de la Cruz

 

Links of interest

www.asoex.cl

www.fruitsfromchile.com

www.odepa.cl

www.sag.cl

www.minagri.cl

PRODUCTIVE AREAS

  • III - Región de Atacama
  • IV - Región de Coquimbo
  • V - Región de Valparaíso
  • RM - Región Metropolitana
  • VI - Región del Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins
  • VII - Región del Maule

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