Fresh watermelon from Morocco

The Moroccan watermelon is in high demand throughout Europe. Within only a few years, the export of the fruit from Morocco has increased dramatically.

In terms of quantity, Morocco exported tonnes of watermelons. According to the European buyers, which has revealed some statistics concerning the exports, Morocco and Turkey are the most competitive exporters and have surpassed Spain, which was the previous primary exporter in the European Union. Read more about . Trailing behind Morocco, Turkey was able to increase its exports, an augmentation in exports to the European Union. 

Other non-European countries that have experienced an increase in watermelon exports include Costa Rica, Panama, Senegal and Tunisia. In total, these countries, including Morocco and Turkey, were able to sell tonnes of watermelons in Europe, an impressive growth, a huge growth compared to tonnes delivered the previous year.