Articles about olive oil production Worldwide Study of Olive Oil Growers’ Production Costs The true cost of producing olives for olive oil is under investigation by an IOC-appointed committee due to report by May. World Poised to Make Over 3M Tons of Olive Oil The IOC has trimmed its estimate for world production this season to 3.05 million tons, while GEA Westfalia Separator forecasts a record 3.3 million tons. Eleotechnia Exhibition Showcases Innovation The 6th Eleotechnia Exhibition featured businesses involved in the export, production and marketing of Greek olive oil. 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. 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. Spanish Harvest Marked by High Volumes, Low Prices Ex-mill olive oil prices in Spain are at their lowest point for the calendar year as dry skies favor a rapid harvest and high volumes. Early Harvest Release Brings Fresh Oils to New York New York’s first “early harvest release,” welcomed olive oil producers, chefs, and writers to taste new oils from Europe. Spain Produces 8,700 Tons in First Month of New Olive Oil Season Spain’s olive oil production, domestic consumption and exports are all up - but stocks are at a four-year low - for October, the first month of the 2013/14 olive oil season. World Olive Oil Production Predicted to Top 3.2 Million Tons Global olive oil production is likely to reach at least 3.2 million tons in 2013/14, according to a new, higher estimate. Greek Olive Oil Production Down Fifty Percent Weather and other natural conditions are being blamed for destroying crops during a critical point of the season. Fears Disease Could Spell Disaster for Europe’s Olive Trees A plant disease is said to have already infected tens of thousands of olive trees -- many of them a century-old -- in Italy's Puglia region. Conditions Ripe in Andalusia for Return to Peak Olive Oil Production Spain could return to record levels and pump out about 1.6 million tons of olive oil this season, based on a a new forecast that Andalusia alone will make more than 1.3 million tons. © 2014 Olive Oil Times. All Rights Reserved.