World Avocado Congress

The “green mine” of the latin american economy: the avocado

Colombia has exported some 33,000 tons of Hass avocados during 2018, representing sales of around 70 million dollars. In the Colombian economy, Hass avocado is the sixth agricultural export product after coffee, bananas, flowers, palm oil and sugar. In the past few years, avocado has become a food that is opening doors to the national…