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Central America is world's ninth top fruit exporter

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Central America is the world's ninth largest fruit exporter, with shipments worth $3.5 billion in 2015, which is 3.3 percent of the global market share.

The Central American region stands as the second largest exporter of bananas and melons, behind Ecuador and Spain, and leads as a global exporter of pineapples. These three products alone, which constitute about 97 percent of the total fruit exports.

Source: Fresh Plaza