Potatoes cockpit, 11.05.2019

Now there are hardly any old potatoes left in France. In 2018 potatoes from last year's harvest were marketed in September. So the 2019/20 season does not just start in France under completely different conditions. Buyers of potato potatoes are now turning to other suppliers. Remaining quantities that are still from France are now too expensive for them. Meanwhile, exporters from the UK are...

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Since the beginning of the year, potato sales in France are in full swing. While exports rose sharply in January, unlike its neighboring countries, where free potatoes were still available, supermarkets had to support domestic sales with advertising in March. During this time, the fry factories...