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 pc of the aggregate tonnage came from European Union countries. For the first time, Spain stepped into the lead, accounting for 47 pc of the total tonnage. Next in line came Italy with 44 pc and Greece with 1 pc.
The IOC enhances its Technical Unit
Madrid / 07.05.2021
The Olive Growing, Olive Oil Technology and Environment Unit, headed by Abdelkrim Adi, gained a new member: Pablo Morello Parras, who has taken up the post of Head of the Olive Oil Technology and Environment Department. He...
Newsletter 162 now live
Madrid / 06.05.2021
From the results of the Mario Solinas Quality Award 2021 to the next meetings of the Advisory Committee and Council of Members, the 162nd edition of the IOC newsletter is ready to go. This issue brings you news on...