1. OLIVE OIL
Imports of olive oil and olive pomace oil through the first ten months of 2015/16 (October 2015 –July 2016) in the eight markets that appear in the table below show an increase of 10% in Australia, 11% in China, 2 % in the United States and 1% in Canada, compared with the same period the previous year.
Conversely, imports are lower in Brazil (-31%), Japan (-9%) and Russia (-1%).
Data for the EU in the first nine months of this crop year (October 2015 – June 2016) indicate that intra-EU acquisitions decreased by 8% and extra-EU imports decreased by 51% year-on-year.
2. WORLD TRADE IN TABLE OLIVES – 2015/16 CROP YEAR
Imports in table olives in the first ten months of the 2015/16 crop year (October 2015 – July 2016) in the six markets that appear in the table below presented an increase of 4% in Australia and 3% in Canada compared with the same period the previous year. However, imports decreased by 9% in Brazil, by 4% in the United States and by 3% in Russia.