The Avocado sales are increasing. The season that has just ended closed with 914 thousand 530 tons shipped. 5.23% was the growth of the shipment of the Mexican product to the United States CDMX.- Avocado exports to the United States grew 5.23% in the 2018-2019 season compared to the previous year.
According to the Association of Producers and Packers Exporters of Avocado of Mexico (APEAM), the export season to the US closed with 914 thousand 530 tons. The export seasons begin every July and end in June of the following year. THEY GO For the 2019-2020 cycle, exporters and packers expect the product sent to the United States to reach one million tons, the association of avocados based in Uruapan, Michoacán, said.
APEAM indicated that since 1997 it has been the only cooperating partner of the US, through its Department of Agriculture, to export this Mexican fruit. For the markets Japan, Canada, France, China, Spain, El Salvador, 188 thousand 513 tons of avocado are projected to be exported. On February 6, El Financiero published that this year a record was broken in the export of this product with 121 tons only for Super Bowl LIII.