Chief executive of the South African Fresh Produce Exporters Forum, Anton Kruger said that South Africa wants to increase its exports of fresh produce to Russia. According to Kruger South Africa had seen a steady export growth, since 2017, in pears, apples and table grapes, although the bulk is still citrus. He said this year’s sixth participation at the World Food Moscow was key in that their Russian counterparts and clients appreciated their continuous engagements on these platforms. “Russia continues to be an important market for us as 10% out of 2,7 million tons of fresh fruit exported from South Africa comes to Russia,” said Kruger. Click here to read the full article. – Africa News Agency