Despite the challenges presented by the Covid-19 pandemic, fresh fruit harvesting, packing and shipping are running safely and efficiently.
LONDON / HAMBURG, – 23th APRIL 2020 – PRO ECUADOR announces that the Ecuadorian fresh fruit trade remains open for business in spite of the difficulties posed by the global coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. Harvesting, packing and shipping to Europe and across the world continue to operate safely, and as normal as possible under the circumstances.
All ports in Ecuador are 100% operational, and an initial shortage of reefer containers has been resolved. However, some shipments of fruit have encountered delays, compounded by a reduced frequency of services on the part of shipping lines.
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