Our Chilean table grape season started this month and will be providing fruit until around WEEK 20
In 2020 our new variety grapes, ARRA 15 (ARRA Sweeties ™) and Maylen® were of exceptional quality and well received so we’re looking forward to this seasons harvest.
Alongside our fantastic new varieties, our traditional table grapes such as Thompson, Red Globe and Crimson will also be harvesting this season.
Ideal Chilean climate
Our Chilean vineyards are well placed to make the most of the ideal dry South American climate, which features distinct seasons throughout the year. Our table grape vineyards in the region are well placed, located 50km north of capital city, Santiago in Chacabuco and 75km north in Llay Llay.
The location of our farms to port provides an impressive transit time to our North American customers and competitive transit times to the UK and Europe.
Both of our farms in Chile are served by our unrivalled pack house facility which has been equipped with a new MARCO® packing line, ensuring productivity is maximised whilst also maintaining the quality and consistency of the fruit.
Our fully temperature-controlled supply chain cold chain is never broken right from pack house arrival through to point of delivery.
The Jupiter Group is a leader in the global fresh produce market. Ranked 17th in the 2020 The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200, Jupiter grows and supplies new and traditional varieties of grapes and citrus alongside melons, pineapples, limes, avocados and kiwi.