2011: 4,7 mln. (EU: 503,5 mln.)
GNR in US$
2011: 41 mld. (EU: 17.584 mld.)
GNR, growth (annualy in %)
2011: 4,2 (EU: 1,5)
GNR per head (US$)
2011: 8.647 (EU: 34.923)
Agriculture, contrinution GNR (in %)
2011: 1,1 (EU: 1,5)
Total Produce B.V. imports pineapples and melons from Costa Rica. The growing areas for Total Produce B.V. are concentrated in the east and, for pineapples, in the northeast. Melons are primarily grown along the west coast. The Atlantic coast has the best climate and infrastructure for the production of pineapples.
Total Produce B.V. has strong relationships with various growers. This guarantees year-round supplies of pineapples and melon deliveries during the European contra-season.