December 2014
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The IOC is joining an initiative launched by the Associazione Pandolea – Donne dell’olio, an Italian association of female olive oil producers and other women involved in olive oil, to publish olive-oil-based recipes on the site of the…

JAPAN:   At the close of the 2013/14 crop year, Japanese imports of olive oil and olive pomace oil totalled 56 218 t, recording 4 pc growth on the previous season. Imports are itemised by country of origin in Table 1, which shows that 92…

Marrakech was the recent venue for the closing meeting of IRRIGAOLIVO, a four-year project carried out in Morocco and Syria. Aimed at achieving rational water use through the application of new irrigation techniques, the project has analysed plant…

OLIVE OIL: MARKET PICTURE FOR 2013/14 AND FORECASTS FOR 2014/15 - With the crop year now closed, the data coming in from countries – as yet provisional – give a world production figure of 3 164 000 t, up by 32 pc on the previous season,…

Here is the latest IOC press review: Although published once a month on the IOC website it can be consulted at all times because it is updated daily. Add it to your list of Favourites and let us know if you have any…

Chinese imports of olive oil and olive pomace increased exponentially between the 2001/02 and 2011/12 crop years (see Chart I) I) but contracted 6 pc between 2011/12 and 2012/13. The monthly data (Chart II) for 2012/13 show a sharp decrease in…