The Latest Industry Reports

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #4 – 2021

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP APRIL 2021

Highlights of this report
T2021 Raisin Crop Production statistics
2021 Raisin Crop Delivery statistics
Problems incurred during the intake
Farmer’s Stock price increase and grading
Redsun Raisin Sales.

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #3 – 2021

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP MARCH 2021

Highlights of this report
The crop in SA is about at 50% of volume delivered to processors as at 8 March 2021
Rain and the effect on prices.
Sultana crop is disappointing because of rain. - Reasons
Shipping delays from Cape Town

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #2 – 2021

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP FEBUARY 2021

Highlights of this report
Weather Damage to the SA raisin crop
Fruit fly infestation
Intake of 2021 crop raisins
Processing of the 2021 crop
Solar Energy at Redsun
COVID 19
South African Raisin Deliveries January 2021

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #1 – 2021

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP JANUARY 2021

Highlights of this report
Heavy rainfall and the effect on the crop
Buying Raisins from Western Cape Province
Overall Market situation
Thompson medium market
Golden Medium Market
Flame Medium market
Currants market
SA Sultanas market
2020 Carryout-stock
COVID-19 at Redsun

Spring has started along the Orange River

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #13 –2020

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP NOVEMBER 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT
What does the South African 2021 raisin crop look like? | Redsun’s views on the prices for 2021 crop with the farmers. | Raisin drying facilities and processing capacity in SA | A Uniform raisin grading system for buying farmer’s stock | Redsun business plan for 2021 crop | Sale of raisins from the 2020 crop

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #11 –2020

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP SEPTEMBER 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT
Spring has arrived in South Africa
Where is this growth in raisin volumes coming from?
SA Sultanas – the new brand from South Africa
COVID 19
Varieties of raisins available at Redsun - 2020 crop
How are the South African raisin sales doing?
Another new record at Redsun

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #9 – 2020

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP JULY 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT
Winter has arrived at Redsun. How is COVID-19 affecting the raisins? Delays in departure dates for shipping. Organic and Pesticide Free Raisins. South African 2020 raisin crop – a new record in size. Export volumes as at 31 May 2020. The SA Pecan crop starts

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #7 – 2020

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP JUNE 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT
Winter has arrived at Redsun. How is COVID-19 affecting the raisins? Delays in departure dates for shipping. Organic and Pesticide Free Raisins. South African 2020 raisin crop – a new record in size. Export volumes as at 31 May 2020. The SA Pecan crop starts

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #5 – 2020

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP APRIL 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT: The present size of the SA Raisin Crop 2020. How does the Redsun 2020 crop compare to the SA Crop. Reaction of SA Farmers to the lower raisin prices. COVID-19 and its effect on Redsun. The Exchange rate of the ZAR vs USD.

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #2 – 2020

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP FEBRUARY 2020

HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS REPORT HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT: The South African 2020 raisin crop is now approximately 30% delivered. The Rain – how much and where: The effect of the rain on Thompsons. The effect of the rain on Goldens. The effect of the rain on OR Sultanas. The effect of the rain on WP Sultanas. The effect of the rain on Currants. Intake Procedure at Redsun. Organic and Residue Free. Raisin Drying facility accreditation in South Africa

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #10 - 2019

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP 2019/2020 - OCTOBER 2019

HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS REPORT The South African Raisin crop of 2020 is on the way, Thompson Medium Choice grade prices settle further, Redsun Plans to buy 13,000 mt of raisins from 2020 crop, More Jumbo Raisins are produced in South Africa recently, Anuga 19 a Success for Redsun, BRCGS version 8 successfully audited at Redsun, Redsun is selling Grape Vine Leaves

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #8 - 2019

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP AUGUST 2019

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT: Redsun shipments from Cape Town harbour delayed, South African Raisin Export statistics, Water supply for 2020 crop looks secure,  www.redsun.co.za upgrade, Redsun SEDEX audit results available, and South African 2019 pecan crop

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #6 - 2019

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP JUNE 2019

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT: Results from the South African 2019 Dried Grape Crop, The South African Crop projected over the next 6 years, Political Security for farms in SA, Chemical Free Raisins, Drought Relief

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #4 - 2019

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP MARCH - APRIL 2019

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT: The end of the crop is in sight, 2019 Season had good climatic conditions for raisins, Crop Size and Quality ,Shortage of Goldens, Chemical Free Thompsons, Currant Shortage

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #2 - 2019

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP JANUARY- FEBRUARY 2019

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT: Update on the South African 2019 Raisin Crop, More Table Grapes used to produce Raisins, Redsun 2019 Raisin Crop objectives, Currants, Food Safety

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #14 –2020

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP DECEMBER 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT
Redsun considers 2020 production year
What do we see in the year ahead?
What does the South African 2021 crop look like?
COVID -19 second wave
Updated accreditations

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #12 –2020

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP OCTOBER 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT
Development of the 2021 SA raisin crop
Sales of the 2020 crop from South Africa
Vine leaf project
Golden Sultanas from the 2021 crop
Organic raisins
Covid-19 at Redsun

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #10 –2020

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP AUGUST 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT
How is the sale and production of the SA 2020 raisin crop progressing? The SA Domestic market for raisins. Production capacity of the Redsun factory. Thompsons position. Goldens position. Currants position. Shipping from Cape Town is almost back to normal. It has been a cold winter in SA

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #8 – 2020

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP JUNE 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT
Delays at the Cape Town Harbour. Solutions offered by the shipping companies. 
Is there a solution in sight? Redsun solutions

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #6 – 2020

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP MAY 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT: The 2020 South African Raisin Crop is now collected. How is the South African 2020 Raisin Crop made up. Raisin Exports from South Africa as at 30 April. How is COVID -19 affecting the Redsun Operations? Overall impression of quality of the 2020 raisin crop

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #4 – 2020

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP MARCH 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT COVID-19 virus in South Africa. How does the Nationwide Shutdown affect Redsun. Targets for Redsun during the Lockdown. Production volume at Redsun during the Lockdown. The Position of the South African crop

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #3 – 2020

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP MARCH 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT Corona Virus (COVID-19) and Redsun operations The Quality of Goldens, The 2020 Raisin Intake is Progressing, WP Sultanas

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #1 – 2020

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP JANUARY 2020

HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS REPORT HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT: An Overview of the SA 2020 Raisin Crop, Thompson Raisins, Flame Raisins, Goldens Sultanas, OR Sultanas medium, Currants, WP Sultanas medium

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #9 - 2019

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP SEPTEMBER 2019

HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS REPORT 1. Status of the Market and Redsun Product availability 2. Redsun will be at ANUGA 19 3. Currants looking to 2020 crop 4. Goldens looking to 2020 crop 5. Flames looking to 2020 crop 6. Raisin Exports from South Africa and domestic market 7. Generic Marketing for South African raisins

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #7 - 2019

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP JULY 2019

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT: Farmers accept the prices for 2020 crop will fall, SA Raisin Exports for 2019 Crop, Thompson Medium Sales are Slow, Quality of Thompson mediums is exceptionally good, Flame Variety Jumbo Raisins will change in the future

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #5 - 2019

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP APRIL - MAY 2019

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT: The SA Raisin crop is now complete, Crop Quality, Chemical Free Thompson mediums and Organic, Crop Size, Growth in the volume of SA Raisins

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #3 - 2019

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP FEBRUARY- MARCH 2019

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT: Update on the South African 2019 Raisin Crop, Redsun´s 2019 intake measured Rain in the raisin producing region, Lower day and night temperature,s Golden Mediums, Thompson mediums, Flame Raisins, Currants, Jumbos and Bolds, Organic and Zero Chemical Residue

REDSUN RAISIN REPORT #1 - 2019

SOUTH AFRICAN RAISIN CROP JANUARY 2019

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS REPORT: The SA Dried Grape Crop 2018 compared with projections for 2019, Redsun’s Food Safety project, Jumbos and bolds, Currants from 2019, Buying commences and provisional prices for 2019 crop, Photos of the vines

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