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Julian Gale

Deputy Editor

Julian has been a specialist commodities reporter with Informa since 2001, covering many of the key agricultural commodities. He currently reports on the global dried fruit and nut, spices and exotics market sectors for IEG Vu.

Major broadcasters, including the BBC, have called on him a number of times to provide expert comment on the markets in radio interviews.

He has extensive experience in business journalism, having previously worked for trade magazine publisher and exhibitions organiser Miller Freeman. He is a BA Honours graduate in Radio, Film and Television.
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Japan's Consumer Affairs Agency has added almonds to the list of foods that it recommends be displayed on food labels for their potential to cause allergic reactions, NHK World reported.

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Subdued tone in global pepper market

The international pepper market has been relatively quiet in recent weeks, with only limited trading activity, European traders report.

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Steady growth expected in world walnut market

The global walnut market is expected to expand at a CAGR of around 4.5% over the coming years to reach a total market size of USD9.5 billion by 2027, according to a study from Kenneth Research.

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Blue Diamond completes Salida facility

Blue Diamond Growers announced on Wednesday the official grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony of its new 52,000 sq.ft, energy-saving manufacturing facility in Salida, California.

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Demand underpins hazelnut market

Turkish hazelnut packers claim to be 70-80% booked up with new crop material up to mid-October, Dutch broker QFN Trading & Agency noted in a report on Tuesday.

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