Colombian avocado exports grew 34%; sustainability seal in the works

Avocados have become a major fresh produce export earner for Colombia, with shipments reaching $ 95m in the first nine months of 2020, an increase of 34 per cent on the year-earlier period. Corpohass, Colombia’s Hass avocado producer and exporter association, is to launch a new sustainability seal that could serve as a template for other produce sectors in the country.

Source: Fruitnet