Situated on South America’s west coast, Chile is one of the largest quality fruit exporters in the world. Home to seven dramatically different climatic regions and numerous agricultural valleys, the area serves as the setting for a rich supply of delicious, nutritious fruits.
Thanks to Chile’s counter–seasonal harvest, the world has access to a variety of fresh fruit, year round. So as winter approaches, you can continue to enjoy your favorite summertime fruits, like grapes, blueberries, and stone fruits. Come summer, the bounty continues with the juicy goodness of Chilean citrus and kiwifruit.
U.S. authorities have announced they are relaxing regulations for imports of fresh Chilean lemons, allowing them to be shipped under a systems approach.