Source: Mexico News Daily
The export of citrus fruits shot up 28.3% in the first seven months of the year in annual terms.
The value of those exports was US $912.3 million, compared to US $711 million over the same period in 2020.
Mexico is the world’s second largest exporter of lemon, with 17.7% of the value of world sales, and the fourth largest exporter of grapefruit. However, the agricultural sector commits the largest growing area of any citrus fruit to oranges.