The table below shows trade in table olives in the 2021/22 crop year (September 2021-February 2022). Imports fell by 19% in Australia, 26% in Brazil and 18% in Canada compared to the same period the previous crop year. Imports rose by 4% in the US.
In the first five months of the 2021/22 crop year (September 2021-January 2022), intra-EU acquisitions rose by 13% and extra-EU imports fell by 11% compared to the same period the previous crop year.
Table olive imports (t)
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 According to the new provisions of the International Agreement on Olive Oil and Table Olives, 2015, ‘table olive crop year’ means the twelve months from 1 September of one year to 31 August of the next.
 Data for the EU were not available for February 2022 when this newsletter went to print.