Due to recent severe frosts in Turkey dried apricot prices are set to increase. As the largest supplier of dried apricots globally Turkey produced  around 795,000 tonnes of apricots in 2012. Most of these apricots are from the region of Malatya which was hit with heavy frosts during March. Due to warmer than usual temperatures during January

FMP Marketing Company Director, Geoff Pritchard and his good friends Tony Edwards and Ron Mead recently secured some valuable sports medical kits for kids sports in Samoa. Tony Edwards is a liaison for the big rugby tours and after the recent British and Irish Lions tour there were a lot of medical supplies left over.