TABLE OLIVES –2016/17 CROP YEAR OPENING
Trade in table olives in the first three months2 of the 2016/17 crop year (Sept–Nov 2016) in the five markets that appear in the table below show a year-on-year increase of 21 % in Australia; 19 % in Brazil and 4 % in the United States. Imports to Canada, on the other hand, fell by 5%.
In the first two months of the 2016/17 crop year (September–October 2016) EU data3 for table olives showed a 4% decrease in intra-EU acquisitions and a 9% increase in extra-EU imports compared to the same period the previous year.
Sales of olive oil & olive pomace oil open 2016/17 crop year,