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Due to its geographical location, Colombia produces a wide variety of agricultural products available throughout most of the year. Colombia is the world's ninth biggest supplier of exotic fruits with a sizable assortment of fresh vegetables on high demand in the international market. The Colombian agricultural sector is currently recognized as a more productive and competitive sector in part, due to progress in scientific development and technology as well as the strengthening of the basic infrastructure and access to productive and financial resources.

Agricultural World Exports 2010-2013
US$ Millions FOB

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Business Opportunities

Fresh fruits

  • Cape gooseberry
  • Gulupa
  • Granadilla
  • Yellow pitahaya
  • Tamarillo
  • Passion fruit
  • Baby banana
  • Hass avocado
  • Tahiti lime
  • Mango and guava
  • Papaya
  • Figs
  • Pineapple
  • Strawberries

Fresh vegetables

  • Lettuce
  • Onions
  • Mushrooms
  • Sweet peppers
  • Potatoes
  • Beans
  • Plantain
  • Yams
  • Broccoli
  • Spinach
  • Aromatic herbs and spices

Competitive Factors

Fresh fruits and vegetables

  • Colombia offers a wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables during seasons when other countries have no produce.
  • Colombia has native exotic fruits such as Cape gooseberry, gulupa, granadilla, yellow pitahaya, tamarillo, passion fruit, and Hass avocado.