Articles about import/export Data on Italy’s Carryover Olive Oil Stocks Too ‘Sensitive’ to Release Details of Italy’s olive oil stocks at the start of the current season could disturb the market, the European Commission has told Olive Oil Times. Conference Offers Strategies for Olive Oil Importing, Distribution NYIOOC conference speakers captured the attention of attendees with solid advice on matters of distribution and importing. NYIOOC Conference Opens with Barjol, Ravetti The NYIOOC seminars began today, with speakers addressing a full house at The International Culinary Center. Spain Enjoys Robust Olive Oil Sales, But Not Prices Spain’s olive oil exports continue at record levels and there’s also talk of a new record in production. California Producers Approve State Olive Oil Commission California producers voted into existence a new Olive Oil Commission of California with an eye toward enhancing the competitiveness of the state’s olive oil industry. Greek Olive Oil Producers Struggle in China Greek olive oil producers and distributors are finding that their products have not been an easy sell in China. U.S. Seeks to Erase Tariffs on Olive Oil Among the goals listed in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership is the elimination of tariffs on agricultural products. ‘Worrisome’ Fall in World Olive Oil Trade Olive oil imports are down in all the major world markets, a situation the International Olive Council (IOC) finds alarming. Spain Sets New Record for Olive Oil Exports Spain continues to enjoy stronger foreign and domestic demand for its olive oil, with new figures showing both are at record levels. World Olive Oil Imports Fall Dismal trade data marks the start of the 2013/14 olive oil season with imports down in all the major markets, according to figures in the International Olive Council’s latest newsletter. Spain Sees Record for Exports as Production Recovers Olive oil production and exports are back up in Spain, according to new figures for the first quarter of the 2013/14 olive season. Italy, Spain, Tunisia America’s Top Olive Oil Suppliers Spain’s loss was Turkey’s gain last season in the world’s biggest olive oil market, where total imports slipped six percent. © 2014 Olive Oil Times. All Rights Reserved.