Daily Archives: January 14, 2014

  • Olive Oil Imports in 2012/13 - IOC Market Newsletter

    At the close of the 2012/13 crop year, olive oil imports by the United States, the world’s top importer of olive oil and table olives, totalled 298 828 t, recording a decrease of 6 pc from the season-before level. As can be seen from Table 1 below listing U.S. imports by country of origin, the import share of the EU as a whole dropped 10 points between 2011/12 and 2012/13, falling from 81 pc to 71 pc. In all probability, this was caused by the lower production in Spain.

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    At the close of the 2012/13 crop year, olive oil imports by the United States, the world’s top importer of olive oil and table olives, totalled 298 828 t, recording a decrease of 6 pc from the season-before level. As can be seen from Table 1 below listing U.S. imports by country... 
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  • The 9 Health Reasons You Should Use Olive Oil

    Every day we make a plethora of decisions. And when the new year rolls around, we aim to make most of those decisions the healthiest ones we can. We choose water over soda, we pick a salad before fries and maybe even choose fruit over a sweet treat. One choice Dr. Aris Kefalogiannis, the C.E.O of Gaea, feels we should always make is one that may not cross our minds much: opting for olive oil over butter or regular oil. And why is that?

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    Every day we make a plethora of decisions. And when the new year rolls around, we aim to make most of those decisions the healthiest ones we can. We choose water over soda, we pick a salad before fries and maybe even choose fruit over a sweet treat. One choice Dr. Aris Kefalogiannis,... 
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  • Chilean olive oil exporters have their sights set on an Asian giant Russia

    Moscow’s Metropol luxury hotel was recently chosen as the location for the First Chilean Olive Oil Exhibition, where attendants had a chance to sample a range of Chilean olive oil products and learn about the South American country’s growing industry. The event featured seven of Chile’s top producers and was attended by Russian importers, distributors and journalists.

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    Moscow’s Metropol luxury hotel was recently chosen as the location for the First Chilean Olive Oil Exhibition, where attendants had a chance to sample a range of Chilean olive oil products and learn about the South American country’s growing industry. The event featured seven... 
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