Most of the Argentine raspberries are grown in Tucuman, Concordia and Corrientes and the Chilean raspberries are grown mostly grown in the Maule region.
South America provides good supply during the months of the year other global locations are out of their peak growing seasons.
Raspberry products available:
- Conventional IQF Raspberries
- Organic IQF Raspberries
- Graded to specification
- A Grade
- Industry Grade
Certifications & Documentation
Certificate of Origin
Third party quality control certificate / inspection report
Shipping documents (Commercial Invoice, Bills of lading, Packing list)
Tariff Codes, Duties and Import Info
Import information for Raspberries
Commodity Code: 2008999990 (source)
|20||Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants|
|08||Fruit, nuts and other edible parts of plants, otherwise prepared or preserved, whether or not containing added sugar or other sweetening matter or spirit, not elsewhere specified or included|
Import Duties for IQF Raspberries
Duties vary based on country of origin and importing country.
Customs in your country makes the final determination of what the correct rate of duty is for all products imported and you should consult a customs broker or professional to determine the up to date and applicable duties for this product in your country.
Packaging & Shipping
Raspberries Shipping Instructions
Risks: The main risk for IQF Raspberries is defrosting. For quality assurance we recommend a temperature data logger is used.
Packaging: 10kg bag in box, or boxes containing 4 bags of 2.5kg each.
Labelling: TradeLink can provide this product with personalized labels.
Shipping: Sea freight refer container.
Quantity per container:
- 16.8 metric tonnes in 40ft container (palletized)
Sample Product Specifications
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Appearance: Raspberries crumbled on small fruits during freezing and preparing. Loose fruits, without solid conglomerates, not icy, unsolid conglomerates admissible.
Ingredients – 100% Raspberry
Colour – Bright Red to Dark Red
Size – 2.5 – 5mm – 80%
Origin – England
Flavour/Odour – Full, characteristic, no off flavours
Texture – Substantial
Consistency – Frozen – Hard, crushy; Thawed; Weaker, with slight juice leak
Solid Conglomerates: 10
With Illness Symptoms: 2
Anaerobic Plate Count <100000
Brix extract: 8
Fat content %(m/m): Not detected
NaCI content (% weight): Not detected
Water content <% (m/m): 87
General Acidity, % (m/m): Not detected
Metal Detection: 1.0mm Ferrous, 1.0mm Non Ferrous & 1.5mm Stainless Steel
Storage : at a temperature of -18°C or below
Shelf life : 24 months from production date.