Stone Fruit

Data & Analysis

Favorable growing conditions in 2014/15 will drive increased production of Japanese cherries and peaches.
On July 21, 2014, the Russian President signed the new Federal Law No. 2016-FZ “On Plant Quarantine”.
Chile’s production estimates for peaches and nectarines are expected to recuperate after a significant fall during this marketing as a result of a heavy frost last September.
In 2013, Taiwan was the third largest export market for U.S. peaches/nectarines, and also the third largest export market for U.S. cherries.