2020 Date Product Report - Ratinkhosh

2020

DATE

PRODUCT

REPORT

In 2020, we are facing a great amount of date production, a harvest of about 200,000 tons of Sayer dates and a 140% increase in production compared to 2019, is expected this year. 

Sayer date production increase in 2020

About 70,000 tons of the total production will be consumed fresh and the rest will be supplied to offer to global markets, also about 20,000 tons will be deducted from the total production amount as waste and seeds.

About 70,000 tons of the total production will be consumed fresh

This year, due to good weather, in addition to higher production amount, the quality of the product is also excellent, dates are in good size and have thinner skins and lighter color, which causes a better appearance, and they are also meatier. The main reason for better quality of dates is good water and clean and dust-free air.

good water dust free 2020 report

Gardeners have begun planting date seedlings in some areas, which is going to cause significant growth in the production of Sayer dates in the upcoming years. In balanced conditions and suitable weather, each date palm yields an average of 70 kg, while in adverse weather conditions, this amount is reduced to 20 kg.

suitable weather conditions vs. adverse weather conditions

This year, along with the increase in production, the amount of demand from all over the world has increased and we are witnessing more prosperity in this market.

This year, along with the increase in production

This year, 45% of the production consists of select type, 45% is GAQ and the remaining 10% is FAQ.

45% of the production consists of select type, 45% is GAQ and the remaining 10% is FAQ.

Sayer dates are supplied to world markets in three types: unpitted dates, pitted dates and chopped dates. The amount of demand for each of these types depends on the country of consumption. Some countries such as CIS consume unpitted dates, some countries such as Britain, Australia, Canada and some European countries consume dates pitted dates and chopped dates. According to requests from various countries, amount of sales for dates with and without seeds are expected to be the same.

Sayer dates are supplied to world markets in three types

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