Italy June Average Vegetables Prices

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

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                           June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                           2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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                           ----------------- Euro per Kilo* -------------------
Artichoke*                  n/a    0.16    0.19    0.33    0.38    0.39    0.40
Aubergine                  0.43     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Greenhouse aubergine       0.25    0.43    0.45    0.76    0.95    0.87    1.08
Carrot                     0.42    0.59    0.33    0.30    0.25    0.20    0.19
Cauliflower and broccoli   0.73    0.87    0.37    0.34    0.41    0.50    0.56
Celery                     0.49    0.60    0.13    0.16    0.20    0.23    0.29
Cherry tomato              0.53    0.72    0.98    1.14    0.97    0.88    0.88
Cucumber                   0.39     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Greenhouse cucumber        0.19    0.29    0.28    0.54    0.70    0.70    0.82
Endive                     0.56    0.23    0.24    0.29    0.33    0.38    0.34
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                           June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                           2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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Fennel                     0.69    0.43    0.26    0.31    0.36    0.35    0.30
Garlic                     1.48    1.95     n/a     n/a    1.59    1.52    1.68
Green beans                1.48    1.68     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Lettuce                    0.33    0.39    0.38    0.41    0.48    0.49    0.46
Onion                      0.43    0.40    0.46    0.56    0.40    0.35    0.33
Pepper                     0.64     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Greenhouse pepper          0.49    0.79    0.83    1.13    0.87    0.77    0.81
Potato                      n/a    0.42    0.40    0.39    0.36    0.34    0.34
New potatoes                n/a    0.42    0.40    0.39    0.36    0.34    0.34
Radicchio                  0.28    0.42    0.57    0.59     n/a     n/a     n/a
Spinach                    0.63    0.48    0.71    0.99    1.04    0.84    0.68
Tomato                     0.73     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Greenhouse tomato          0.29    0.54    0.63    0.80    0.73    0.70    0.65
Zucchini                   0.45    0.60    0.78     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Greenhouse zucchini         n/a    0.36    0.37    0.81    1.11    1.13    1.37
                          ----------------- Monthly % Change ------------------
Artichoke*                  n/a  -15.8%  -42.4%  -13.2%   -2.6%   -2.5%   29.0%
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                           June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                           2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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Greenhouse aubergine     -41.9%   -4.4%  -40.8%  -20.0%    9.2%  -19.4%   96.4%
Carrot                   -28.8%   78.8%   10.0%   20.0%   25.0%    5.3%   -9.5%
Cauliflower and broccoli -16.1%  135.1%    8.8%  -17.1%  -18.0%  -10.7%   69.7%
Celery                   -18.3%  361.5%  -18.8%  -20.0%  -13.0%  -20.7%   20.8%
Cherry tomato            -26.4%  -26.5%  -14.0%   17.5%   10.2%    0.0%   15.8%
Greenhouse cucumber      -34.5%    3.6%  -48.1%  -22.9%    0.0%  -14.6%  228.0%
Endive                   143.5%   -4.2%  -17.2%  -12.1%  -13.2%   11.8%   21.4%
Fennel                    60.5%   65.4%  -16.1%  -13.9%    2.9%   16.7%    0.0%
Garlic                   -24.1%     n/a     n/a     n/a    4.6%   -9.5%   -2.9%
Green beans              -11.9%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Lettuce                  -15.4%    2.6%   -7.3%  -14.6%   -2.0%    6.5%   39.4%
Onion                      7.5%  -13.0%  -17.9%   40.0%   14.3%    6.1%    3.1%
Greenhouse pepper        -38.0%   -4.8%  -26.5%   29.9%   13.0%   -4.9%   58.8%
Potato                      n/a    5.0%    2.6%    8.3%    5.9%    0.0%    9.7%
New potatoes                n/a    5.0%    2.6%    8.3%    5.9%    0.0%    9.7%
Radicchio                -33.3%  -26.3%   -3.4%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Spinach                   31.3%  -32.4%  -28.3%   -4.8%   23.8%   23.5%   30.8%
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                           June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                           2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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Greenhouse tomato        -46.3%  -14.3%  -21.3%    9.6%    4.3%    7.7%   41.3%
Zucchini                 -25.0%  -23.1%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Greenhouse zucchini         n/a   -2.7%  -54.3%  -27.0%   -1.8%  -17.5%  114.1%
                         -------------------- YoY % Change --------------------
Artichoke*                  n/a   23.1%   11.8%   43.5%   40.7%   62.5%   33.3%
Aubergine                  7.5%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Greenhouse aubergine      56.3%   95.5%    9.8%   33.3%   14.5%   -8.4%   30.1%
Carrot                    10.5%   59.5%   65.0%   76.5%   66.7%   53.8%   46.2%
Cauliflower and broccoli  43.1%  112.2%   54.2%   17.2%   10.8%   85.2%   86.7%
Celery                    58.1%   66.7%  -59.4%  -15.8%  -16.7%    9.5%   31.8%
Cherry tomato            -33.8%  -20.9%   38.0%   37.3%  -14.2%  -28.5%  -18.5%
Cucumber                  18.2%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Kaki fruit                26.7%   93.3%  -31.7%  -40.0%   32.1%   40.0%   78.3%
Endive                    47.4%   76.9%   33.3%    3.6%    6.5%   65.2%   25.9%
Fennel                    -6.9%  -13.7%     n/a     n/a  -37.6%  -33.0%  -24.3%
Garlic                    48.0%  -15.2%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Green beans               43.5%   69.6%   15.2%   20.6%   14.3%   48.5%   39.4%
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                           June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                           2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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Lettuce                   53.6%   14.3%   76.9%   69.7%   66.7%   52.2%   50.0%
Onion                      0.0%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Pepper                    22.5%   25.4%   50.9%    8.7%   -6.5%    4.1%   42.1%
Greenhouse pepper           n/a   50.0%   48.1%   44.4%   33.3%   30.8%   25.9%
Potato                      n/a   50.0%   48.1%   44.4%   33.3%   30.8%   25.9%
New potatoes              47.4%   35.5%   16.3%   20.4%     n/a     n/a     n/a
Radicchio                 53.7%  108.7%   39.2%   54.7%   40.5%   42.4%   19.3%
Spinach                   32.7%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Tomato                    -6.5%    5.9%   14.5%   25.0%   -7.6%  -14.6%  -14.5%
Greenhouse tomato         21.6%   11.1%    6.8%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Zucchini                    n/a   33.3%  -11.9%   35.0%   -2.6%   10.8%  174.0%
Greenhouse zucchini        0.0%    0.0%    0.0%    0.0%    0.0%    0.0%    0.0%
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NOTE: * = Artichoke prices are in euro per unit.

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