Global Coalition of Fresh Produce Industries Calls for Declaring F&V a Strategic Good in Current Supply Chain and Cost Crisis

The global fresh produce industries unite in a call to national and regional public authorities and multilateral bodies, such as WTO, FAO, UNCTAD, OECD and others, to respond with urgency to the current significant hikes of costs for logistics, inputs such as fertilizers, packaging materials and energy, and an overall shortage of labour which is jeopardizing the economic viability of the fresh produce industry globally. 

Freshfel Europe’s #SpeakUp4FruitVeg Gains Momentum as the UN’s International Year of Fruits and Vegetables Progresses

March 16, 2021 Freshfel Europe

Since its launch in January, Freshfel Europe’s campaign #SpeakUp4FruitVeg has called on EU decision-makers to boost support for the fresh produce sector on the occasion of the UN’s 2021 International Year of Fruits and Vegetables.

Industry Advisory Group of the IPPC ePhyto Solution Calls on Governments to Support the Adoption of Ephyto to Facilitate International Agricultural Trade -Freshfel

September 9, 2020 Freshfel

The Industry Advisory Group (IAG) of the IPPC ePhyto Solution calls on governments to support the adoption of ePhyto to facilitate international agricultural trade, which would be crucial in safeguarding global food security beyond the Covid-19 recovery period.

Freshfel Europe Calls For EU-Wide Measures on Free Movement of Goods and Critical Workers to Ensure Food Security in Europe

March 27, 2020 Freshfel Europe

Freshfel Europe urges EU capitals to now find EU-wide solutions to ensure the movement of goods and critical agricultural workers in the Single Market.

World Citrus Organization Debuts at Fruit Attraction 2019

October 23, 2019 Freshfel

The newly founded World Citrus Organisation (WCO) was officially launched at Fruit Attraction, Madrid. With this official presentation, citrus fruits are finally placed at the same level of coordination worldwide as other fruit categories, such as pears & apples, kiwis, avocado or red fruits, which already have their own global platforms.