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Monthly Consular and Trade Reports Volume 334-336 (Paperback) Loot Price: R906 Discovery Miles 9 060
Monthly Consular and Trade Reports Volume 334-336 (Paperback): United States Manufactures
Monthly Consular and Trade Reports Volume 334-336 (Paperback): United States Manufactures

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Monthly Consular and Trade Reports Volume 334-336 (Paperback)

United States Manufactures

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1908 edition. Excerpt: ...of same have held several meetings with the object of establishing a society for the protection of these products. It is the opinion that they will succeed in their intention, in which case an increase in prices will certainly ensue for the coming season. BRITISH SOUTH AFRICA. INITIAL EXPERIMENTAL SHIPMENTS OF FRESH FRUITS TO EUROPE. Consul Edwin S. Cunningham, of Durban, furnishes the following information relative to the first shipments of Natal fresh fruits to Europe: During the year the Natal Government extended substantial aid to a well-organized effort to find a market in Europe for Natal citrus and other fruits. As the season closes the shipments can in no sense be termed a success, though it must be remembered that this was but the experimental and initial stage. No doubt the experience gained during this season will enable the growers to profit by any mistakes they may have fallen into, and succeeding years' shipments will be more satisfactory. The fruit of this colony is excellent, and when some obstacles are overcome, it seems probable that they may be found in European markets at a time when other fruits are out of season. During June, July, August, and September, 1907, 295 tons of Natal fruit were received in London, from which consignments were offered in the principal markets in England and Scotland, as well as Antwerp, Amsterdam, and Hamburg on the Continent. Of these shipments 67 tons were shipped between deck at a 25 shilling ($6.08) rate, the remainder in cool chamber at a 77 shilling ($18.74) rate. As a result of this year's experience the Natal Orchard Association, under which the exportations have been made, announce that citrus fruit can be successfully carried to European markets and fair prices obtained for a good...


Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: October 2012
First published: October 2012
Authors: United States Manufactures
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 17mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 322
ISBN-13: 978-1-155-09154-9
Barcode: 9781155091549
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-155-09154-X

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