BERGAMOT OIL – ITALY The Bergamot growing regions experienced a good bloom this year after favorable weather conditions over the summer months. It is expected to be a good harvest up by around 15-20% from last year. Unfortunately, as we enter the new crop season there is low availability for this oil. Bergamot is also seeing an increase in popularity for the fresh fruit, meaning larger quantities are being diverted to the fresh fruitRead More
BERGAMOT OIL – ITALY This year had a very successful crop, larger than the previous 3 years. While not quite at historical highs, oil production has recovered and is continuing to grow. The fruit from recently planted trees has not yet entered the market but is expected to provide a good harvest during the upcoming season. More than 300 hectares have been planted over the last three years. This year’s crop bloomed inRead More
New and Exciting Rosemary Extracts!
Global Essence is pleased to announce we are now offering a wide range of Rosemary Extracts geared towards the Cosmetics, Health & Wellness, Functional Foods, Beverage industries and more!
Amongst these new offerings, our new water-soluble extracts offer a range of benefits including high levels of antioxidants, rosmarinic acid, and easy formulation for both cosmetic and beverage companies alike. We are able to supply both Moroccan and ChineseRead More
LEMON OIL - ARGENTINARecent indications show the Argentinian crop is expected to be approximately 20% down on last year resulting in a price increase from this dominant origin of approximately 12%. The anticipation is for the market to stabilize around this higher price level for the foreseeable future. The long-term view however is that pricing could become weaker as Argentina may become more vulnerable to View the Report Here Read More
Global EssenceThe current Flavor & Fragrance market can best be described as “chaotic.” Farmers and producers have faced an array of setbacks over the last year including heavy rain in the growing regions, new strict environmental regulations, and rising fuels costs. Due to the continuous rise in demand and an unfortunate drop in supply, many natural items such as Eucalyptus Oil, Citronella Oil, Star Anise Oil, Litsea View the Report Read More
Global EssenceFavorable growing conditions over the winter and spring time provided the right environment for when the trees start to blossom (April) resulting in the first truly lush and large blossom in 3-4 years. Excellent water, temperature, and weather conditions have carried on into late June allowing small fruits to be strong enough for the arrival of the first summer heat wave which arrived in Calabria View the Report Here Read More
Eucalyptus CitriodoraSouth Africa Brazil and China continue to be the dominant players in this market. Demand remains very strong for this oil and availability remains somewhat limited. South Africa has pushed forward with additional plantations, sustainable farming practices, and state of the art farm management techniques which have enabled the South African suppliers to increase their production to approximately 20mt annually. View the Report Here Read More
ATHENS GREECEOnce again the registered attendees are in excess of 1,000, proving that this year’s IFEAT should be another busy and successful conference. Katrina Neale, Debbie Mockford and Alan York will be attending and are looking forward to meeting all of our old friends and hopefully making some new ones. Keep a look out for additional up-to-date market information upon their return! View the Report Here Read More