2017/05/04 - The International Olive Council (IOC) has just made public the Mario Solinas Prize, in which eight Spanish EVOOs have been awarded in their different categories. In addition to Spanish juices, extra virgins from Italy, Croatia and France have also been recognized in this edition.
2017/04/04 - The olive cultivation is an important agricultural activity for Portugal, since it represents 95.5 million euros, with a weight of 1.36% in the value of agricultural production. The olive sector has an industry with 1,431 employees (1.6% of the total agro-food industry) and has more than 495 oil mills, 12 olive oil refineries and 17 olive pomace extractors, according to the latest market report of the International Olive Council (IOC), which analyzes the olive sector in Portugal.
2017/03/04 - The Pro Olivo Association -representative institution of the Peruvian olive sector, integrated by processing and exporting companies of table olives and olive oil- is executing the Project "Technological Innovation Agenda for the Technical and Commercial Development of the Olive Tree," which aims to increase the competitiveness of the value chain of table olives and olive oil and has been conceived as a useful tool to generate consensus on the problems and needs of the olive growing sector of the South American country.
2017/15/03 - OliveClub has created the Evooleum OliveClub Pack, a new project aimed at extra virgin olive oil lovers that contains a selection of the best EVOOs in the world included in the EVOOLEUM World's TOP 100 Extra Virgin Olive Oils Guide.

2017/29/03 - The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Food and Environment (Mapama) has published the market bulletin of olive oil corresponding to the month of March, which analyzes the data provided by the Food Information and Control Agency (AICA) until to February 28th, as well as the market situation. This report shows the good performance of the commercialization, with 615,800 tons, increasing by 16% over the previous season and 9% compared to the average of the last four, due to the significant increase in the foreign market .

2017/28/03 - Madrid is already prepared to host the most ambitious and international edition of the World Olive Oil Exhibition (WOOE), which will be attended by buyers, distributors and entrepreneurs from more than 30 different nationalities. In the framework of the fair, the organizers for EVOOLEUM will unveil the 100 best EVOOs of the world of the second edition of the International Competition EVOOLEUM WORLD'S TOP100 EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OILS.
2017/27/03 - Intra-EU exports of olive oil stood at 254,100 tons in the first quarter of the 2016/17 marketing year, increasing by 13% regarding the same period of last year, according to the latest figures from the European Commission (EC).
2017/24/03 - The first deadline to register for the next edition of the TerraOlivo Extra Virgin Olive Oil International Contest will end on March 31st. According to the statements the organizers of the event to Mercacei, those interested in participating will have a discount before this date, while from April 1st the registration period will continue until May 31st.
2017/23/03 - The Japanese business professional olive oil showcase, Olive Oil Kansai International Exhibition in the limelight of the world olive oil industry will be organized again from October 11th Wednesday to 13th, Friday, 2017 at the largest exhibition venue in the west Japan, Intex Osaka.
2017/22/03 - Jaén will host the International Scientific-Professional Congress of Oleotourism and Territorial Innovation from September 13 to 15, which will discuss the importance of oleotourism as an instrument for socio-economic development and territorial innovation in rural areas.