“From February, supply and demand have stabilized once again”

Philippe Peiró, Managing Director of Port International Sourcing GmbH, provides insights into the Spanish citrus season and the current challenges facing the sector. “Citrus production has changed significantly in recent years, and the market is in tough competition with other growing regions,” he explains. Read the full interview on Freshplaza to learn more about the […]

Export decline of around 20 per cent for Brazilian grapes

The first overseas grapes from Brazil arrived at Port International in week 42. The Hamburg-based company sources the majority from its Exclusive Partner Farm GVS. “In general, we at Port International have a similar amount of goods available as in previous years, but we are seeing a decline in exports of around 20 per cent […]

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 […]

Social standards accepted by Port International for high and medium risk countries:

  • Amfori BSCI
  • Fair for Life
  • Fairtrade Flocert
  • GRASP
  • Naturland, Naturland Fair
  • Rainforest Alliance (RFA)
  • SCS Sustainability Grown
  • Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit (SMETA)
  • Social Accountability 8000 (SA 8000)
  • Sustainability Initiative of South Africa (SIZA)

Additional standards for low-risk countries:

  • Bioland
  • Biopark
  • Gäa
  • QA FIAS
  • Fair Produce Sandard (Mushrooms)

Social standards accepted by SIFAV for high and medium risk countries:

  • Amfori BSCI
  • BRCGS Ethical Trading and Responsible Sourcing Standard
  • Fair For Life
  • Fairtrade Flocert
  • Rainforest Alliance (RFA)
  • SCS Sustainably Grown (certification)
  • Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit (SMETA)
  • Social Accountability 8000 (SA 8000)
  • Sustainability Initiative of South Africa (SIZA)
  • Sustainably Grown

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