|YTD Inventory / Shipment Report In-Shell Basis|
Crop : 2018
|12th Marketing Month||YTD||1. Iran Pistachio Association's pre-harvest forecast anticipated the 2019 crop to be around 220,000 MT of dried in-shell pistachios. However, considering the recent reports taken from the processors, the post-harvest estimate will be less than expected.|
2. CY 2019 has been more favorable to long varieties in comparison to round ones. Thus, long varieties are expected to be more abundant this year.
3. The trade war between China and the US may contribute to an increase in Iranian pistachios’ share of shipments to the Far East market.
|Carry in from prevoius year||35,000|
|Note : adjustment / losses related to shelling and peeling process of kernels and green kernels.|
Current Crop Year