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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