January 21, 2023
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Mission Produce scoops up Chilean avocado company


Nearly three decades after Oxnard’s Mission Produce became the first U.S. company to import avocados from Chile, the avocado giant is expanding its South American operations with an investment in Cabilfrut. Mission announced on Oct. 13 that it signed an agreement to buy 50 percent of Cabilfrut S.A., a Santiago-based avocado packer and marketer. The…


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