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Banana Producers Expect Another Government Purchase

Impatient small and medium banana producers are expecting a second round of fruit purchase from the government in the same previous mode, through the collection center Mariscal Sucre, in Guayas province. Farmers have sold few banana clusters to the Ministry of Agriculture,...

Small Banana Producers Face Difficulties

The low prices along with the higher requisites to harvest and the new taxes and work reforms in Ecuador have caused that several small banana producers lose several hectares of their product. This year many banana producers started receiving $5,50 per banana crate, now the only...

Ecuadorian Sees the Initial Banana Purchase with Uncertainty

Today the small and medium banana producers of El Oro accepted the government announcement of buying banana clusters at $3 for those with over demand. They believe this commitment would start working during next week. Agricultures still don’t know with exactitude how the entire...
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Collection Centers will be Defined for the Purchase of Bananas

Starting tomorrow, the purchase of banana excess from small and medium banana producers, will begin at $ 3 per cluster. This measure was adopted as part of the eight-week banana emergency declared by the Government. The news came after a meeting between the advisor to the...

Ecuador Banana Industry will Collapse, says Alvaro Noboa

Businessman Alvaro Noboa spoke once again today on the nonpayment of the banana box official price in Ecuador. In his remarks he mentioned some names of companies that would be disrespecting the price. “I ask the Chief of State and Minister of Agriculture to send inspectors...

Alvaro Noboa: Banana Industry Might Collapse in Ecuador

Alvaro Noboa, presidential pre-candidate of Ecuador, denounced the failure in the banana box official payment to the farmers of this product in the country. “As I am a presidential candidate, hundreds of banana farmers have come to me to complain that some exporters are not...
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Ecuadorian Banana Production Faces Problems

The long negotiations with the European Union (EU), the advantage that Colombia had following the signing of Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with U.S. and the fee raise made by Panama for the use of the canal worry agricultural exporters of bananas in Ecuador. On the latter subject,...

Website will Streamline Paperwork to Banana Exports

From March 19, bananas exporters in Ecuador will have to enter their shipping plans through a website, which will be updated daily. The announcement was made by Alfonso Roggiero, director of Banana Unit of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Aquaculture and Fisheries (MAGAP...
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