News in the management of Port International

Karlsson Port has been Managing Director of Port International Bananas GmbH as well as Port International Organics GmbH since first of October 2022. With his entry into the management, the family tradition of the company is being continued in what is now the 6th generation. With immediate effect, Karlsson will steer the fortunes of the […]

Port International starts the year with a new look & feel

Starting this week, the direct importer of fresh fruit and vegetables Port International presents its revised corporate design. This includes the logo as well as the colours of the group of companies and all its subsidiaries (European Sourcing, Bananas, Organics, Fruit and Dutch Growers). As part of the design relaunch, the company’s website also shines […]

Port International adds LEYRE® variety to their assortment of premium strawberries

From the end of November, Port International will be selling strawberries of the LEYRE® variety, thus expanding its premium range in the berry segment. Port International imports the aromatic fruit with special characteristics exclusively for the DACH region from Greece and, as of February, also from Spain (Huelva). The variety impresses with its exquisite taste […]

Sustainable investment in the future

The long-established Hamburg-based company is one of the pioneers of organically and fairly produced bananas in Germany and Europe, with its origins in the company going back more than two decades. Port International has also been certified as a climate-neutral fruit supplier since 2017 and has since been able to set decisive accents in this […]

Fruitful Business

Port International can call on almost 150 years of experience in the fruit game – Tiete Port laid the cornerstone for the business back in 1875 when he set up the T.Port company, a small fruit seller in Hamburg. Back then, he could not have imagined how big the venture would become; it’s now one […]

Meet the super banana and act for the climate and social justice!

Great news in Belgium this week as consumers will now be able to buy a “super banana”. This special banana is not only good for producers, but also for the environment and the climate! Indeed, Port International is launching the first ever Fairtrade and organic banana in Belgium that is also carbon neutral. This new […]

Inside BE CLIMATE – Port International launches blog about its climate neutral brand

It’s not only the compensation, but above all the reduction of CO2 emissions that will make the decisive difference in the long term. This is why BE CLIMATE commits itself to reducing emissions caused along the entire supply chain. “We motivate our partners to analyse their processes and tap their full potential for reduction. Many […]

Less is more – BE CLIMATE looks back on its first year in the market

Less emissions, more health for the climate! This is the motto of BE CLIMATE, the first climate neutral brand for fresh fruit and vegetables developed by fruit importer Port International from Hamburg. On 22nd October of last year, BE CLIMATE was launched to the industry during Fruit Attraction. Today, it can look back on its […]

The climate neutral future is in our hands – now more than ever!

Despite Corona, Port International’s approach to the future remains sustainable and climate neutral. The current situation is complex and, in addition to the well-known corona rules, has presented us all with new challenges such as increased logistics costs and various restrictions, bottlenecks, and delays along the supply chain. At Port International, however, we do our […]

BE CLIMATE supports Veganuary 2021

New year, new opportunities: By supporting Veganuary, BE CLIMATE sends out another signal for climate protection and draws the public’s attention to the advantages of a vegan lifestyle. Well-known companies such as Aldi, Lidl, Dr. Oetker, Frosta and Rossmann also participate in Veganuary and, at the beginning of the new year, initiate all kinds of […]