The fresh fruit industry of CLI includes products such as oranges, grapes, and apples. Apples are our most popular fresh fruit product, and are shipped annually in quantities of about 500 containers. Apples are a seasonal, available product, and make for straightforward, uncomplicated shipping. Our main markets for apples and other fresh fruits are Middle Eastern countries including the U.A.E., Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Aman, India, and the Maldives. Fresh vegetable are also an important aspect of our fresh foods industry, and we have been known to ship products like carrots to countries overseas. CLI has been able to garner much success from this seemingly precarious department, showing a depth of expertise in a field generally left untouched.
Apples: At CLI, Apples are increasingly high in demand. By offering a wide range of Apples, we are able to provide the highest quality with every scrumptious bite. Washington State Apples are among the most sought after varieties. Gala,Fuji, Red Delicious, Granny Smith and Golden Delicious represent the pool of products that we provide. We also supply Chilean Apples seasonally.
Pears: Along with Apples, Pears are also being exported with dedicated expertise and professionalism. Pears are sodium free and are an excellent source of fiber. We offer Bartlett, Red d’Anjous and Bosc Pears. Grapes: The European type of grapes, grown solely in California and Arizona are the table grapes most available for our customers. We offer Thompson Seedless, Red Globes, Crimson Seedless and Fantasy Seedless.
Oranges: High quality Oranges suitable for many purposes including table use, juices and jams. Hamlin, Valencia and Navel Oranges are the most traded varieties that we offer in different sizes.
Cherries: The new Super Fruit, Cherries are full of nutrients and disease-fighting antioxidants. The sweetest tasting cherries are grown in Washington, Oregon, Michigan and California.
Prunes: CLI exports prunes year round. Prunes are a dried fruit packed with lots of nutritional value including high amounts of Potassium and Vitamin A. You’ll get stuck on these!
Carrots: The United States is one of the Top Three Largest Producers of Carrots. Carrots are rich in Antioxidants and Dietary Fiber. They are suitable for many purposes including snacks, juice, dessert and dinner.