Ag Answers has released the August Horticulture Update with increases recorded across the board for the June quarter.
- The Vegetable Price Index was up just over 11%
- Domestic apple consumption has increased by 17% since 2014.
- The total value of nut exports grew by 14% during January to May 2017.
With the exception of avocados, raspberries, watermelon and bananas, the price table shows some decreases since this time last year.
Broccoli is a shining light for both domestic and export demand, leading to positive outlook for price.
Launched by Ag Answers, the update provides producers and industry with a concise update on horticultural production, seasonal conditions, prices and demand in Australia and the global market.
View the report (PDF, 600kb)