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Mango Crop Report Alert from the National Mango Board














The Mango Crop Report from the National Mango Board has been updated.




Mango Market News


Mango volume shipped on week ending 5/14/16 was approximately 3,473,181 boxes.


During the same week last year, volume shipped was approximately 3,001,115 boxes.


Accumulated Mango volume arrived at U.S. entry port through the week ending 5/14/16 is approximately 36,994,773.



Mexico Crop Information

The Mexican season began in January and will run until October with a projection of approximately 62.4 million boxes.


Mexico's main varieties are Tommy Atkins (38%), Ataulfo (26%), Kent (20%), Haden (7%), Keitt (8%) and other (1%).



Volume shipped on week ending 5/14/16

Volume shipped from Mexico was approximately 2,951,006 boxes for a total of 22,475,202 boxes for the season.


During the same week last year, volume shipped from Mexico was approximately 2,686,305 boxes for a total of 28,187,667 boxes.





Guatemala Crop Information

The Guatemala season began in February and will run until May with a projection of approximately 2.6 million boxes. 


Guatemala's main varieties are Tommy Atkins (94%), Ataulfo (4%), and Kent (1%).
Volume shipped on week ending 5/14/16



Volume shipped from Guatemala was approximately 327,084 boxes for a total of2,712,833 boxes for the season.

During the same week last year, volume shipped from Guatemala was approximately 95,370 boxes for a total of 4,174,268 boxes.





Haiti Crop Information

The Haitian season began in April and will run until September with a projection of approximately 2.4 million boxes.


Haiti's main variety is Madame Francis (100%).


Volume shipped on week ending 5/14/16

Volume shipped from Haiti was approximately 195,091 boxes for a total of 857,763 boxes for the season.



During the same week last year, volume shipped from Haiti was approximately 219,440 boxes for a total of 1,026,704 boxes.





Please note:
U.S. entry ports report incoming mango volume on different schedules; some report daily and some weekly. This will cause discrepancies between the volume shipped from the source and the volume arrived at the U.S. entry ports in any given week.





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Alphonso (mango)
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