Italy May Average Fruit Prices

June 5 (Bloomberg) -- Following is a summary of the May average fruit producer prices from the Istituto di Servizi per il Mercato Agricolo Alimentare in Rome:

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                            May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.    Nov.
                           2014    2014    2014    2014    2014    2013    2013
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                           ------------------ Euro per Kilo -------------------
Almond                     1.38    1.38    1.38    1.38    1.38    1.38    1.38
Peeled Almond              7.75    7.85    7.93    7.95    7.35    6.98    7.23
Apple                      0.62    0.65    0.66    0.67    0.68    0.66    0.68
Apricots                   0.97     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Cantaloupe                 0.64    1.45     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Cherry                     3.26     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Clementine                  n/a     n/a     n/a    0.22    0.26    0.33    0.36
Grapes                      n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a    0.68    0.31    0.31
Hazelnut                   2.69    2.21    2.28    2.24    2.21    2.22    2.26
Kaki fruit                  n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a    0.85    0.44
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                            May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.    Nov.
                           2014    2014    2014    2014    2014    2013    2013
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Kiwi fruit                 1.14    1.08    1.00    0.94    0.90    0.90    0.74
Lemon                      0.28    0.28    0.30    0.33    0.41    0.48    0.50
Mandarin                    n/a    0.22    0.22    0.23    0.23    0.29    0.37
Orange                     0.19    0.19    0.22    0.20    0.26    0.32    0.31
Peach                      0.78     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Pear                       0.83    0.82    0.84    0.87    0.94    0.92    0.89
Strawberry                 1.49    2.04    1.73     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Walnut                      n/a     n/a    2.45    2.45    2.52    2.55    2.55
Watermelon                 0.49     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
                          ----------------- Monthly % Change ------------------
Almond                     0.0%    0.0%    0.0%    0.0%    0.0%    0.0%    0.0%
Peeled Almond             -1.3%   -1.0%   -0.3%    8.2%    5.3%   -3.5%    8.4%
Apple                     -4.6%   -1.5%   -1.5%   -1.5%    3.0%   -2.9%   -2.9%
Cantaloupe               -55.9%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Clementine                  n/a     n/a     n/a  -15.4%  -21.2%   -8.3%  -33.3%
Grapes                      n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a  119.4%    0.0%  -22.5%
Hazelnut                  21.7%   -3.1%    1.8%    1.4%   -0.5%   -1.8%    1.8%
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                            May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.    Nov.
                           2014    2014    2014    2014    2014    2013    2013
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Kaki fruit                  n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a   93.2%  -20.0%
Kiwi fruit                 5.6%    8.0%    6.4%    4.4%    0.0%   21.6%   25.4%
Lemon                      0.0%   -6.7%   -9.1%  -19.5%  -14.6%   -4.0%    0.0%
Mandarin                    n/a    0.0%   -4.3%    0.0%  -20.7%  -21.6%     n/a
Orange                     0.0%  -13.6%   10.0%  -23.1%  -18.8%    3.2%    3.3%
Pear                       1.2%   -2.4%   -3.4%   -7.4%    2.2%    3.4%   -1.1%
Strawberry               -27.0%   17.9%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Walnut                      n/a     n/a    0.0%   -2.8%   -1.2%    0.0%    2.4%
                         -------------------- YoY % Change --------------------
Almond                    48.4%   48.4%   48.4%   48.4%   39.4%   29.0%   29.0%
Peeled Almond             38.6%  244.3%  244.8%  242.7%  215.5%  190.8%  201.3%
Apple                    -15.1%   -8.5%   -8.3%   -5.6%   -1.4%    0.0%    4.6%
Apricots                 -33.1%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Cantaloupe               -44.8%   -1.4%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Cherry                    18.1%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Clementine                  n/a     n/a     n/a  -43.6%  -16.1%    6.5%    0.0%
Grapes                      n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a  -61.3%  -18.4%
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                            May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.    Nov.
                           2014    2014    2014    2014    2014    2013    2013
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Hazelnut                  39.4%   16.3%   20.0%   17.9%   18.2%   20.0%   14.7%
Kaki fruit                  n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a   60.4%  -17.0%
Kiwi fruit                 9.6%   16.1%   12.4%    6.8%    2.3%    2.3%    0.0%
Lemon                     -3.4%   -6.7%  -11.8%  -10.8%    7.9%    9.1%   -5.7%
Mandarin                    n/a  -35.3%  -29.0%  -23.3%  -17.9%   -9.4%    5.7%
Orange                   -26.9%  -36.7%  -29.0%  -33.3%   -7.1%   10.3%    0.0%
Pear                     -30.8%  -26.8%  -27.0%  -19.4%   -5.1%   -4.2%   -4.3%
Strawberry               -20.7%   26.7%  -28.5%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Walnut                      n/a     n/a   28.9%   28.9%   32.6%   42.5%   17.5%
Watermelon                -3.9%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
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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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