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UPDATE: Asparagus

December 14, 2016


Asparagus prices continue to rise. Production is extremely limited in Mexico. Supplies from Peru are meeting demand, but prices are escalating.

  • Markon First Crop Asparagus is sporadic, but will start to increase over the next few weeks
  • Mexican supplies are extremely limited; growers are moving production from the Baja Peninsula to mainland regions
  • Demand is strong; Peruvian stocks will fill orders, but the market continues to rise
  • Expect elevated prices until overall volume increases in early January

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.


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