First export of carrots to Puerto Rico

Source: Fresh Plaza

Today, the Orocovix Grovix group began exporting several containers of fresh carrots to the Puerto Rico market by sea. It is a collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture and the Agricultural Bank, The vegetables were produced in the Constanza valley. With this action, a market is offered to channel the overproduction that affected hundreds of farmers in this area.

The containers with carrots underwent a rigorous phytosanitary inspection process to guarantee the quality of these vegetables, which received certification authorizing their shipment abroad from the authorities. The effort of the Agriculture authorities was applauded by the Markets Wholesale Merchants Association, who appreciated the disposition of the current minister and said that this export would contribute to ending the overproduction of the vegetable.