Dutch exports to UK drop

Dutch fruit and vegetable exports to the UK dropped by nine per cent by volume last year, from 353,000 tonnes to 323,000 tonnes.

While apple, pear and greenhouse vegetable exports fell significantly, onions rose by five per cent and mushrooms also saw an increase. Overall Dutch exports dropped by five per cent, from 2,164 tonnes in 2010 to 2,046 tonnes in 2011.


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