Post by Ismail AbdulAzeez on May 17, 2019 19:01:14 GMT 1
Mangoes are widely used in cuisine. Mangoes are used to make juices, smoothies, ice cream, fruit bars,
pies, and sweet chili sauce, etc.
The European market for mangoes has continued to experience growth. The significant and consistent demand of mangoes offer many opportunities to investors.
Mangoes are juicy stone fruit (drupe) from numerous species of tropical trees belonging to the flowering plant genus Mangifera, they are cultivated mostly for their edible fruit.
The fruit takes four to five months from flowering to ripen.
The skin is leather -like, waxy, smooth, and fragrant, with color ranging from green, yellow, orange, red, or blushed with various shades of red, purple, pink or yellow when fully ripe.
The ripe fruit also varies in size, shape, sweetness, and eating quality.
Demands of exporting produce
Produce must be:
Free from marked bruising.
Free from pests.
Fresh and firm.
Free from damage caused by pests or low temperatures.
Free from abnormal external moisture.
Properly packaged and labelled.
Export Market for Mangoes
The Netherlands is the leading importer of mangoes in Europe, followed by Germany, France and the United Kingdom. Investors can be assured of export market in these countries.
Interested in mangoes export business? You can source for contacts for your produce via the internet or through friends/acquaintances living in the diaspora.
Mango is readily available in its season at cheap rates and the capital required to start the produce export is minimal, while the profit involved is large. We are always here to assist and support you with the required information.