Italy July Average Fruit Prices

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

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                           July    June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.
                           2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                           ------------------ Euro per Kilo -------------------
Almond                     0.93    0.93    0.93    0.93    0.93    0.93    0.99
Peeled Almond              6.30    5.95    3.80    2.28    2.30    2.32    2.33
Apple                       n/a    0.78    0.73    0.71    0.72    0.71    0.69
Apricots                   1.22    1.53    1.45     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Cantaloupe                 0.23    0.25    0.51     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Cherry                     1.89    2.19    2.76     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Clementine                  n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a    0.39    0.31
Grapes                     0.75    1.10     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Hazelnut                   1.93    1.95    1.93    1.90    1.90    1.90    1.87
Kiwi fruit                  n/a     n/a    1.04    0.93    0.89    0.88    0.88
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                           July    June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.
                           2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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Lemon                      0.36    0.30    0.29    0.30    0.34    0.37    0.38
Mandarin                    n/a     n/a     n/a    0.34    0.31    0.30    0.28
Nectarine                  0.71    0.98     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Orange                      n/a     n/a    0.26    0.30    0.31    0.30    0.28
Peach                      0.65    0.82     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Pear                       0.94     n/a    1.20    1.12    1.15    1.08    0.99
Plum                       0.96    0.85     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Walnut                      n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a    1.90    1.90    1.90
Watermelon                 0.23    0.25    0.51     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
                          ----------------- Monthly % Change ------------------
Almond                     0.0%    0.0%    0.0%    0.0%    0.0%   -6.1%   -7.5%
Peeled Almond              5.9%   56.6%   66.7%   -0.9%   -0.9%   -0.4%   -2.9%
Apple                       n/a    6.8%    2.8%   -1.4%    1.4%    2.9%    4.5%
Apricots                 -20.3%    5.5%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Cantaloupe                -8.0%  -51.0%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Cherry                   -13.7%  -20.7%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Clementine                  n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a   25.8%    0.0%
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                           July    June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.
                           2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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Grapes                   -31.8%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Hazelnut                  -1.0%    1.0%    1.6%    0.0%    0.0%    1.6%    1.1%
Kiwi fruit                  n/a     n/a   11.8%    4.5%    1.1%    0.0%    0.0%
Lemon                     20.0%    3.4%   -3.3%  -11.8%   -8.1%   -2.6%  -13.6%
Mandarin                    n/a     n/a     n/a    9.7%    3.3%    7.1%  -12.5%
Nectarine                -27.6%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Orange                      n/a     n/a  -13.3%   -3.2%    3.3%    7.1%   -3.4%
Peach                    -20.7%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Pear                        n/a     n/a    7.1%   -2.6%    6.5%    9.1%    3.1%
Plum                      12.9%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Walnut                      n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a    0.0%    0.0%    6.1%
Watermelon                -8.0%  -51.0%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
                         -------------------- YoY % Change --------------------
Almond                   -13.1%  -13.1%  -13.1%  -13.1%  -13.1%  -13.1%   -7.5%
Peeled Almond            155.1%  156.5%   62.4%   -1.3%   -1.3%    1.8%    2.2%
Apple                       n/a   36.8%   28.1%   24.6%   28.6%   26.8%   25.5%
Apricots                  82.1%   88.9%   13.3%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
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                           July    June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.
                           2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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Cantaloupe               -14.8%  -16.7%   21.4%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Cherry                     9.2%    0.9%    2.2%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Clementine                  n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a   44.4%    3.3%
Grapes                    13.6%   -6.8%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Hazelnut                 -17.5%  -18.4%  -27.4%  -30.1%  -33.1%  -32.6%  -31.8%
Kiwi fruit                  n/a     n/a   35.1%   22.4%   17.1%   15.8%   17.3%
Lemon                      5.9%   -9.1%   11.5%   15.4%    9.7%    5.7%    2.7%
Mandarin                    n/a     n/a     n/a   -8.1%   -3.1%   -6.3%   -9.7%
Nectarine                 44.9%   42.0%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Orange                      n/a     n/a    8.3%   20.0%   34.8%   30.4%   27.3%
Peach                     38.3%   18.8%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Pear                      38.2%     n/a   81.8%  107.4%  109.1%   96.4%   76.8%
Plum                      54.8%   14.9%     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a
Walnut                      n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a  -38.7%  -38.7%  -36.7%
Watermelon               -14.8%  -16.7%   21.4%     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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