Exports to France were down 5 per cent, while those to Germany held broadly level. But exports to Russia rose 21 per cent to 85,000 tonnes, with significant rises in pears, peas and tomatoes more than offsetting dips in exports of apples, cabbage and sweet pepper.
Exports of onions, data on which are collected separately, showed a 3 per cent rise to the UK over the period, to 85,000 tonnes.
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