Socially, sportive and financially investment in a sustainable world


Total Produce B.V. dedicates itself socially, sportive and financially to invest in a sustainable world.

The creation of the Nadorcott


Near Afourer the foundation was laid for the Nadorcott. After several hybrids, the product evolved to become a tasty, (nearly) seedless product.

Melon season has begun - new addition to the family


During week 36, the overseas melon season started up again for Total Produce BV. Yet another variety was added to the range this season, the Tigrinho.

A steady and stable market for South African citrus this year


Last year was a difficult year for the import of South African citrus. This stands in sharp contrast to this year: good quality and prices.

Working on soil diversity


This topic is highlighted in the ‘International Year of Soils’. Taking immediate action, Total Produce B.V. launched a compost pilot in Honduras.

Agrolibano, melon specialist with heart of gold


Late last year, Agropecuaria Montelibano celebrated its 35-year anniversary. Besides a heart for melons, the company heavily invests in human capital.

Total Produce wins prestigious award at Hillenraad100 Ceremony In The Netherlands


The 2014 Hillenraad100 was unveiled during the Hortigala. In the €500m+ category, Total Produce was recognised as the Number 1 Horticultural Company.

Focus on further development of Brazilian melon varieties


Last months, various summer fruits from Southern Europe dominated the market. This is the time for Total Produce B.V. to prepare their melon season.

Argentinean-based orange producer and exporter Ledesma is committed to building the future, every single day


Ledesma, as a leading supplier of top-quality oranges and lemons but also market leader in many different markets.

Total Produce B.V. adds pineapple to its TOP home brand


TOP includes a new product: Extra Sweet Pineapple. The new product will be available in new packaging year-round from week 30.

Three generations of Laeveld Sitrus in South Africa


In the northeast province Limpopo produces Laeveld Sitrus citrus fruit (packed in Sungold) for Total Produce BV.

A golden oldie: Rotterdam Citrus Auction House


In the heart of a row of famous buildings, the characteristic building of the Rotterdam Citrus Auction House have graced the Merwehaven for decades.

Exportadora Rucaray a household name for decades


One of the pioneers in the production and export of Chilean fruit is without a doubt Exportadora Rucaray.

Pineapples now also available under TOP quality label


The extra sweet pineapples will soon also be available under our own quality label TOP.

Mobile Research Lab up and running


The Total Produce B.V. Mobile Research Lab has completed the test phase and will soon be carrying out a number of studies with Pink Lady and Williams.

A conversation with Henk Nelisse: "Plant breeding is the source of the future"


Operational Director Henk Nelisse has personally experienced the many aspects of Total Produce, ultimately focusing on his passion: fruit conditioning

Fruit grower in Peru replaces pesticides with predatory insects


Duna Corp has taken a different and unique approach to meeting social demands for reduced usage of crop treatment products.

Total Produce B.V. signs SIFAV covenant: 100% sustainable import in 2020


April 3th, Michel Jansen (Managing Director, Total Produce B.V.) signed the SIFAV covenant.

ICT offers Total Produce better insight


The strong focus on automation in recent years has resulted in considerable changes within Total Produce.

The Big 5 in Rotterdam


Since deregulation in 1997, Total Produce has been an important importer of South African citrus fruits.

The Barge: innovative, fast and sustainable container transport


The Barge is a state-of-the-art medium-sized container ship with its own crane facilities that is suitable for all types of containers.

Enchanté Total Produce Indigo


Total Produce Indigo is a French importer located in Vitrolles in Southern France.

Who's Mike?


Almost everyone in the produce sector is familiar with the Mike’s Melons brand. This label is carried by Montelibano.

UGLI® - ugly but sweet and juicy


In 1924, a good friend of fruit grower Sharp wrote to him that he had discovered an odd type of fruit in the wild at his farm in Browns Town, Jamaica. It was wrinkly and ugly, but very sweet and full of juice. 

Grape punnets packed in the Netherlands


Starting in January 2014, most of the punnets of red and white seedless grapes will be packed in the Netherlands in 500g baskets. 

Stems offers South African stone fruit with added value


The Stems marketing company was established in June 2011 as an extension of a dynamic group of South African stone fruit growers

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