Dec. 12, 2022
Despite rising production costs and persistent challenges from imports, Israeli olive oil producers anticipate a bumper harvest and improved market share.
Dec. 8, 2022
The rising volume and value of Turkish olive oil exports have been fueled by strong production, surging prices and more branded oils.
Dec. 5, 2022
Olive oil accounted for 40 percent of agricultural export value. An increased focus on branding and organic farming might further grow the sector’s value.
Nov. 28, 2022
Already-high olive oil prices could rise a further 25 percent, which would put the product out of reach of many of the country’s consumers.
Nov. 17, 2022
Luis Planas said that there should be enough olive oil to meet domestic and international demand but warned the whole sector needs to work together.
Sep. 13, 2022
The energy crisis will dramatically raise the cost of doing business for millers. However, they will not be able to pass those increases along to consumers.
Sep. 6, 2022
Rain or the lack thereof will decide how the olive growing season will go in Croatia, and whether oil prices will rise.
Aug. 10, 2022
High prices at origin and shortages of sunflower oil have led to increasing olive oil exports by value around Europe and the world.
Jul. 25, 2022
Growing demand from households and the recovery of the foodservice sector are the main drivers increasing olive oil sales in the E.U.
Jul. 13, 2022
Andalusian agricultural income exceeded €10 billion for the first time, spurred on by a 77-percent increase in the value of its olive oil production.
Sep. 1, 2021
The government said it implemented the ban to prevent price speculation and protect small producers. However, many producers largely opposed the prohibition.
Aug. 24, 2021
While the damage to olive groves has yet to be fully assessed, some experts believe the fires will impact the 2021 harvest and prices.
Aug. 6, 2021
The European Commission expects olive oil exports to hit a record high in 2021. Growing demand, decreasing imports and a steady supply suggest prices will rise too.
Aug. 2, 2021
A report from the Institute of Services for the Agricultural and Food Market addressed Italy’s growing olive oil trade deficit, with production stagnant over the past half-decade while imports and consumption climb.
Jul. 29, 2021
A sharp increase in truckers' wages has caused a spike in olive oil prices.
Jul. 20, 2021
Poor harvest outlooks for major edible oil crops paired with steady demand means prices will likely rise until 2022 analysts say.
May. 25, 2021
Prices of rapeseed, soybean and palm oils increased in the first half of the year due to strong global demand and precarious supply.
May. 24, 2021
Increasing production paired with rising vegetable oil prices is also expected to yield record exports and olive oil consumption levels.