Research on table olives has shown that the consumption of this product can strengthen consumers’ natural immune systems. Table olives could be the main fermented probiotic vegetable product sold in the future. The latest data provided by researchers from the PROBIOLIVES Project shows that some of the lactic acid bacteria (LAB) generated in the fermentation of table olives have better results than other forms of bacteria that have been recognised as probiotic microorganisms and that are currently used in many milk products.
New import dashboard in the Economy and Promotion area
Madrid / 17.05.2021
Since April 2021, our readers have had access to updated data on olive oil and table olive imports from some of the main countries that contribute to the international market, in particular Australia, Brazil, Canada, China,...
Organoleptic and physicochemical proficiency tests
Madrid / 14.05.2021
Every year, the IOC holds intercomparison trials for physico-chemical and sensory analysis. Several laboratories took part in the most recent intercomparison trial for the period 1 December 2021 to 30 November 2022....