Estimated at 2 422 000 t, world table olive production in the 2012/13 crop year is expected to be similar to the level of the season before. Aggregate output will be lower in the EU producing countries, going down by 2 pc compared with 2011/12. Itemised scrutiny reveals that production in Spain (482 000 t) and Italy (74 000 t) will decrease by 8 pc and 3 pc respectively whereas in Greece (160 000 t) and Portugal (9 100 t) it will increase by respective rates of 23 pc and 1 pc. Looking at production in the non-EU member countries of the IOC, Turkey (410 000 t) is expected to record 2 pc growth and lies in second position in the world production ranking after Spain. Next is Egypt with an output of 375 000 t (-2 pc on 2011/12), Algeria with 175 000 t …
CONDOLENCES TO TURKEY AND SYRIA
MADRID, SPAIN / 08.02.2023
The IOC extends its condolences to Turkey and Syria for the tragic loss of life and damage caused by the recent devastating earthquakes and expresses its solidarity with the affected communities as well as with those involved in the relief efforts.
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR MEETS AMBASSADOR OF AZERBAIJAN
MADRID, SPAIN / 07.02.2023
Madrid – The Executive Director of the International Olive Council (IOC), Abdellatif Ghedira, was welcomed warmly by the Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Madrid, H.E. Ramiz Hasanov, at the embassy on 26...