Mar. 14, 2019
Citing the need to remain competitive in an increasingly global market as well as the high costs of production in California, the American table olive canner and retailer has canceled many of its contracts with local growers.
Aug. 8, 2017
European table olive producers are growing concerned over the possibility of facing harsh measures as soon as September.
May. 5, 2016
As American olive oil producers continue efforts to expand the market for their products, the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership would provide significant relief to exporters.
Apr. 21, 2016
The U.S. House Agricultural Committee directed the FDA to look into creating a sampling and testing system for imported oils and to report back to Congress on its findings.
Jan. 25, 2016
The American Olive Oil Producers Association said the Trans-Pacific Partnership "should have been the beginning of a forum of New World olive oil producing countries."
Nov. 11, 2013
A plan to promote olive oil and table olives in schools is among matters likely to be discussed at the European Commission’s Advisory Group on Olives and Derived Products.
Oct. 15, 2013
Supporters say a proposed quality seal will help protect Spanish olive oil from “smear campaigns" by new producer countries.
Sep. 30, 2013
We asked three prominent Greeks how they view the proposed adoption of new testing methods for extra virgin olive oils.
Sep. 30, 2013
As is often the case with government reports, one hand is paying no attention to what the other hand is doing.
Sep. 25, 2013
It might not have been the offensive many were expecting over the past few weeks, though it was carefully targeted.
Sep. 23, 2013
The IOC praised the U.S. International Trade Commission report but laments that "opinions as opposed to facts” are at times conveyed in it.
Sep. 17, 2013
A report released last week by the U.S. International Trade Commission made for a good weekend read, especially in California.