Italy January Average Fruit Prices

Following is a summary of the January average fruit producer prices from the Istituto di Servizi per il Mercato Agricolo Alimentare in Rome:

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                           Jan.    Dec.    Nov.    Oct.   Sept.    Aug.    July
                           2013    2012    2012    2012    2012    2012    2012
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                           ------------------ Euro per Kilo -------------------
Almond                     0.99    1.07    1.07    1.07    1.07    1.07    1.07
Peeled Almond              2.33    2.40    2.40    2.31    2.27    2.42    2.47
Apple                      0.69    0.66    0.65    0.66    0.62    0.57     n/a
Apricots                    n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a    0.67
Cantaloupe                  n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a    0.18    0.27
Cherry                      n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a    1.73
Clementine                 0.31    0.31    0.36    0.59     n/a     n/a     n/a
Grapes                      n/a    0.80    0.38    0.42    0.46    0.53    0.66
Hazelnut                   1.87    1.85    1.97    2.15    2.25    2.27    2.34
Kaki fruit                  n/a    0.53    0.53    0.73     n/a     n/a     n/a
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                           Jan.    Dec.    Nov.    Oct.   Sept.    Aug.    July
                           2013    2012    2012    2012    2012    2012    2012
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Kiwi fruit                 0.88    0.88    0.74    0.57     n/a     n/a     n/a
Lemon                      0.38    0.44    0.53    0.60    0.56    0.39    0.34
Mandarin                   0.28    0.32    0.35     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Nectarine                   n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a    0.43    0.46    0.49
Orange                     0.28    0.29    0.31    0.30     n/a     n/a     n/a
Peach                       n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a    0.40    0.44    0.47
Pear                       0.99    0.96    0.93    0.87    0.72    0.56    0.68
Plum                        n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a    0.62    0.56    0.62
Walnut                     1.90    1.79    2.17    2.34    2.35     n/a     n/a
Watermelon                  n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a    0.18    0.27
                          ----------------- Monthly % Change ------------------
Almond                    -7.5%    0.0%    0.0%    0.0%    0.0%    0.0%    0.0%
Peeled Almond             -2.9%    0.0%    3.9%    1.8%   -6.2%   -2.0%    6.5%
Apple                      4.5%    1.5%   -1.5%    6.5%    8.8%     n/a     n/a
Apricots                    n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a  -17.3%
Cantaloupe                  n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a  -33.3%  -10.0%
Cherry                      n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a  -20.3%
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                           Jan.    Dec.    Nov.    Oct.   Sept.    Aug.    July
                           2013    2012    2012    2012    2012    2012    2012
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Clementine                 0.0%  -13.9%  -39.0%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Grapes                      n/a  110.5%   -9.5%   -8.7%  -13.2%  -19.7%  -44.1%
Hazelnut                   1.1%   -6.1%   -8.4%   -4.4%   -0.9%   -3.0%   -2.1%
Kaki fruit                  n/a    0.0%  -27.4%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Kiwi fruit                 0.0%   18.9%   29.8%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Lemon                    -13.6%  -17.0%  -11.7%    7.1%   43.6%   14.7%    3.0%
Mandarin                 -12.5%   -8.6%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Nectarine                   n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a   -6.5%   -6.1%  -29.0%
Orange                    -3.4%   -6.5%    3.3%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Peach                       n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a   -9.1%   -6.4%  -31.9%
Pear                       3.1%    3.2%    6.9%   20.8%   28.6%  -17.6%   23.6%
Plum                        n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a   10.7%   -9.7%  -16.2%
Walnut                     6.1%  -17.5%   -7.3%   -0.4%     n/a     n/a     n/a
Watermelon                  n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a  -33.3%  -10.0%
                         -------------------- YoY % Change --------------------
Almond                    -7.5%    0.0%    0.0%    0.0%   -7.0%  -16.4%  -16.4%
Peeled Almond              2.2%    6.7%    9.6%    7.4%   -8.8%  -21.7%  -20.8%
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                           Jan.    Dec.    Nov.    Oct.   Sept.    Aug.    July
                           2013    2012    2012    2012    2012    2012    2012
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Apple                     25.5%   22.2%   22.6%   29.4%   14.8%    7.5%     n/a
Apricots                    n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a  -14.1%
Cantaloupe                  n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a   50.0%   92.9%
Cherry                      n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a   -5.5%
Clementine                 3.3%    3.3%   16.1%   84.4%     n/a     n/a     n/a
Grapes                      n/a   50.9%  -35.6%   -2.3%    0.0%   -3.6%   -9.6%
Hazelnut                 -31.8%  -28.6%  -20.6%   -6.1%    4.2%    8.6%   14.1%
Kaki fruit                  n/a   29.3%   -1.9%    9.0%     n/a     n/a     n/a
Kiwi fruit                17.3%   22.2%   21.3%   21.3%     n/a     n/a     n/a
Lemon                      2.7%   12.8%   26.2%   46.3%   55.6%   18.2%    6.3%
Mandarin                  -9.7%    0.0%   16.7%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Nectarine                   n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a   22.9%   58.6%   25.6%
Orange                    27.3%   11.5%   10.7%    3.4%     n/a     n/a     n/a
Peach                       n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a   14.3%   41.9%   27.0%
Pear                      76.8%   65.5%   57.6%   42.6%   33.3%   24.4%   30.8%
Plum                        n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a   12.7%   30.2%   -3.1%
Walnut                   -36.7%  -35.6%  -18.1%    2.2%   30.6%     n/a     n/a
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                           Jan.    Dec.    Nov.    Oct.   Sept.    Aug.    July
                           2013    2012    2012    2012    2012    2012    2012
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Watermelon                  n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a   50.0%   92.9%
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NOTE: Monthly and annual percentage change calculated by Bloomberg.

SOURCE: ISMEA - Istituto di Servizi per il Mercato Agricolo Alimentare

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