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  • Brazil forecast for substantial rise in cashew output

    Mar 1st, 2016

    Brazil’s cashew nut harvest could reach 228,649 tons this year, or almost 120% more than the 104,650 tons that growers harvested in 2015, according to the first cashew nut production forecast by national statistical agency IBGE.

    This early forecast is, however, dependent on favourable climatic conditions and could be revised downwards as the year progresses.

    “In order for this harvest forecast to be achieved, climatic conditions need to be favourable, especially in the states