Canada, imports olive oil and table olives
Table olives. Canadian market for table olives has shown overall long-term growth, reaching 31 336.9 t in the 2017/18 crop year (September 2017 - August 2018), or 4.8% of world imports, an increase of 9.3% compared to theprevious crop year. Graph IV shows the trend in imports over the last 13 crop years, from 20 007.9 t in 2005/06to 31 336.9 t in 2017/18, an increase of 56.6%.
Table II shows imports in the last crop year by country of origin. Spain stands out as the main supplier, pro- ducing 49.1% of all imports (15 400.4 t); followed by Greece with 25.1% (7 881.2 t); Morocco with 7.1% (2 218.2 t) and Italy with 5.0% (1 560.8 t). The rest of the countries are below 5%. Monthly price movements can be found in section I.2 of this news.