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The drought has also prompted many producers to consider buying their apples from a supplier, said the report.
“There is a lot of pressure on suppliers,” said Rakesh Madan, the CEO of Fruition Foods Pvt. Ltd, a fruit and vegetable wholesaler based in Bangalore. “There is a lot of uncertainty.”
The report showed that in the fourth quarter of 2012, production of apples dropped by 17.9 percent versus the same period in 2011.
The 포커company had imported 1.31 million tons of apples in the quarter — 6.3 percent less than the same period a year earlier.
“Fruit production is being impacted by advCDC 철도청 카지노erse weath전주출장샵er conditions due to the extreme monsoon during May to July. The current harvest is expected to fall short of expectations due to weather issues,” it added.