The meeting of the IOC Statistics Working Group was held on 3 October. The figures reported here for 2015/16 take into account the data provided by Members but are as yet provisional since the crop year has just ended. The resultant data indicates a tonnage of 3 152 000 t for world production (28% or 694 000 t more than in 2014/15), 2 963 500 t for consumption (+4%), and 802 000 t and 791 000 t respectively for imports and exports. IOC member countries produce a total of 2 957 000 t, which represents 94% of the world total for this crop year
Second workshop on harmonisation
Madrid / 21.09.2021
As per its programme of activities for 2021, the Standardisation and Research Unit held the second workshop to harmonise the tasting panels that have been granted IOC approval. This workshop, which was free of charge, took...
THE WHITE PAPER
Madrid / 20.09.2021
Of all the cultural models of healthy, sustainable plant-forward dietary patterns and food systems, the heavily researched traditional Mediterranean Diet stands out for the inspiration it offers to American, Northern...