Shipments continued strong during January and projected carryover seems to be none. New crop looks promising in volume and quality. Prices are attractive according to market situation.
New crop of Chilean walnuts is approaching fast. Quality seems to be good, with sizes bigger than last season. Volume is expected to grow 10% to 15% although it is difficult to estimate. Climate was normal during spring and summer although lately we have faced climate instability with unusual rain events that so far have