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Jose Gutierrez

Jose Gutierrez joined the IEG Vu team in September 2017 as a News Analyst covering the dried fruit, nuts and spices sectors.

Originally hailing from the city of Seville in southern Spain, Jose studied at the Universities of Seville, Barcelona and Roskilde (Denmark) and worked as a journalist specializing in international trade and supply chain for the European Commission, Spanish Ministry of Trade and several magazines for over a decade, in Madrid, Barcelona and London.

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Sharp fall in Indonesian exported desiccated coconut value

Indonesian exports fell by 13.0% in volume to 54,000 tonnes and by 46.0% in value to USD58.8 million, between January and July 2019 compared with the same period in the previous year.

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Thailand legalises CBD products

The Thai government has authorised the production and distribution of pure CBD and CBD-based products with THC contents of less than 0.2%.

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Alimentaria to strengthen its role as international grocery innovation display

Dairy, snack, meat and innovative grocery proposals are very dynamic and the Alimentaria exhibition in Barcelona will mirror it, to be held from April 20-23 2020, IEG Vu was told.

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Paraguayan sesame area expected to double

The Paraguayan planted area is expected to reach around 70,000 hectares, assuming favourable weather, doubling the previous season, Paraguay’s government has stated.

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Slight increase in Chilean walnut crop expected despite unfavourable weather

The 2019-20 Chilean walnut production is expected to reach 155,500 in-shell tonnes despite unfavourable weather, according to the USDA.

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Philippine desiccated coconut exports close strong half year

Exports increased by 45.9% in volume to 68,366 tonnes and by 8.9% in value to USD117.9 mln in H1 2019, compared with the same period the previous year.

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