Packer Stories

California still sour on Argentina lemons


There’s been a bit of hue and cry over the prospect of Chinese oranges hitting the U.S. market.

Citrus marketing business updates


Business updates for January 2015 citrus marketing section

Cecelia Packing starts heirloom navels


Cecelia Packing Corp., Orange Cove, Calif., began shipping heirloom navel oranges in the second week of January under its Sky Valley label.

Limoneira profit up 42% as direct sales approach pays off


Limoneira Co. posted a 42% increase in profit for fiscal 2014 compared to 2013 and is projecting even higher profits for 2015 based on anticipated sales of between 3.2 million and 3.4 million cartons of fresh lemons.

China citrus proposal advances – slowly


A possible opening of the U.S. market to China citrus is still at least several months away.

More Packer Stories for Citrus



Market Scope - Tangerines — F.o.b.s as of Jan. 12


FLORIDA — Shipments (23-38-47, includes export 1-2-1) — Prices not reported.


Feedback Form
Leads to Insight