Grapefruit
Production, Harvesting, Oil and Juice Extraction, Market Details

Primary Information Services
 
Home . Contact

Content Headlines of CD ROM

Information   Profile @ a Glance  

  • The grapefruit was originally believed to be a spontaneous sport of the pummelo, separated the grapefruit from the pummelo, giving it the botanical name, Citrus paradisi

  • The grapefruit was first described in 1750 by Griffith Hughes who called it the "forbidden fruit" of Barbados.

  • Grapefruit was first discovered in the West Indies and introduced to Florida in the 1820s. Most grapefruit in the U.S. is still grown in Florida.
    Grapefruit got its name because it grows in clusters on the tree, just like grapes

  • In general, culture of grapefruit is similar to that of the orange, except that wider spacing is necessary.

  • Even after legal maturity the grapefruit can be "stored" on the tree for months, merely increasing in size, and extending the marketing season.

  • The grapefruit keeps well at 65 F (18.33 C) or higher for a week or more and for 2 or 3 weeks in the fruit/vegetable compartment of the home refrigerator.

  • Grapefruits are a good food to include in a sensible weight-loss diet; a serving contains less than 100 calories.

  • Half a grapefruit provides more than 50 percent of the adult Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA) of vitamin C; it also has 325mg of potassium, 25mcg (micrograms) of folate, 40mg of calcium, and l mg of iron.

  • There are two types of grapefruit oil: cold pressed and essence.

  • Grapefruit is heart healthy.
    It has no fat, saturated fat, cholesterol, or sodium.

  • The outlook for the
    grapefruit market is as
    unpredictable as the price
    of its products.

  • Korean imports reached a peak in 1989 at 11,171 metric tons.

About 
  • Citrus Paradisi
  • Grape Fruit (Citrus Paradisi)
  • Grapefruit at a Glance
  • Citrus Trees
  • Grape Fruit
  • Grapefruit White
  • Indian River Ruby Red GF
  • Marsh Grapefruit
  • Grapefruit Seed
  • Grapefruit Variety Fact Sheet
  • Grapefruit Soap
  • Aromatherapy Products on sale
Production and Harvesting
  • Botany - Citrus - Description, Cultivation
  • Production, Planting
  • Blossom-End Clearing
  • Textas Citrus - Harvest
  • Textas Citrus - Pruning
  • Growing and Harvesting
  • Citrus Varieties - Geographical Origin
  • Grapefruit Production US
  • Grapefruit Yield
  • Crop Production - US

Drug Interactions and Health Benefits

  • Benefits of Grapefruit Seed Extract
  • Florida Grapefruit - Heart Healthy
  • Gum Disease
  • Grapefruit Juice Alert
  • Citrus Fruits - Health benefits
  • Drug Interactions
  • Grapefruit Interactions
  • Pharmacotherapeutics - Grapefruit Drug 
  • Therapeutic Effects of Seed Extract
  • Organic Skin Care

Storage Conditions & Diseases

  • Canning Fruits
  • Home Canning Guide
  • Grapefruit Packaging System
  • Atmosphere Storage
  • Post Harvest Citrus Disease control
  • Shipping - Chilling Injury
  • Ammonia Injury on Grapefruit Peel

Industry Profiles & Market Details

  • Citrus Industry - Cuba
  • Cuba's Citrus Industry - Growth and Change
  • IPM & Citrus Industry - South Africa
  • US Citrus Industry
  • Citrus Processing, Equipment Suppliers
  • Russian Importers
  • US Grapefruit Market
  • Market Power in Grower
  • Consumption & Projected Demand
  • Juice Export Import
Oil Extraction & Juice Processing
  • Essential Oil Information
  • Fruit Juice Processing
  • Pink GF Pure Essential Oil
  • Grapefruit Seed Extract
  • Grapefruit Solution
  • Analysis of Citrus Products
  • Cold Pressed Oil - White
  • Oil Phase Essence
  • Grapefruit Peel Oil
  • Grapefruit Seed Extract

Standards and Grades

  • CODEX Standard
  • US Standards - Grades of juice 1983
  • US Standard - Grades of GF 1999
  • US Standard - Grades of Florida GF 1997
  • US Standard - Grades of Canned GF 1984
  • US Standards for Grades of Frozen Juice
  • CODEX Standard for GF Juice

Informations and Market Reports

  • Minimum Maturity Requirements
  • Citrus Board - Market Report
  • 2003-2004 Annual Statistical Report
  • 2004-05 Annual Statistical Report
  • Korean Grapefruit Market Brief
  • Citrus Marketing Act
  • Citrus Marketing Board - Annual Report
  • Cold Pressed GF Oil - MSDS
  • Grapefruit Terpenes - Product MSDS
Cost Analysis
  • Cost Matrix
  • Establishment and Production Cost
  • Annual Cost and Benefits - summary
  • Outlook  for Citrus
  • Orchard Establishment Cost
  • Young Orchard Production - Costs and Returns
  • Mature Orchard Production Costs and Returns
  • Citrus Production Trend - 2011
  • Production Trend - 2009
  • Production Trend - 2015
  • Market Pricing Behavior

Order the CD ROM


Primary Information Services
 21 Murugappan St, SwamyNagar Ext2, 
Ullagaram, Chennai - 600091, India.
 
Phone: 91 44 22421080  Email : informer@eth.net
Mobile number: 9444008898  Fax : 91 44 22423753