JMB Exporters is one of the largest exporter of Citrus Export. We have a record of 19000 Metric Ton back in 2004.
Pakistan has several varieties of Citrus Fruit, in addition to the popularity known as Kinnow (a Variety of Mandarin of easy peel) all of which may interest importers in Asia and Europe. We have four Products of Citrus.
Following are the main commercial varieties of Citrus Grown in Pakistan.
|Sweet Orange:||Succri,. Mausami, Washington Navel, Jaffa, Red Blood, Ruby Red and
|Mandarines:||Feutrells Early and Kinnow|
|Grape Fruit:||Mash Seedless, Duncan, Foster and Shamber|
|Lemon:||Eureka, Lisbon Lemon and rough Lemon|
|Lime:||Kaghzi Lime and Sweet Lime|
Kinnow is rightly called the king of all the varieties of easy peelers and excels the best varieties of the world. The export figures for these fruits are increasing every year with leaps and bounds. in Year 2004 Kinnow exported from Pakistan was about 0.15 millions tons. Its juice contest is between 44% to 47.5% which is the highest for all easy peelers varieties. The sugar content is 12 – 13% and each 100ml of Kinnow contains 20-25 mg of Vitamins-C.
The connoisseur would know that most varieties of the Citrus fruit originated in Asia in the foothills of the Himalayas. It was at one time a luxury grown and is known as sweet orange.
It is available from December 15 to January 15.
Malta, which has a lovely sour taste but not fall in the easy peel variety.
It is Available during the period from November to February.
It is a small size fruit and easy to peel. It is popular in Pakistan but export potential has not been exported so.
Its Season Starts from November till January
We have our own facilities from Farming to Export. JMB established first plant of Pakistan and introduced automatic grading and waxing.
We have 2000 Acre farms of Kinnow Under the Supervision of Global GAP.
We are working in Kinnow exports since 1976. We have a very strong network, equipped with latest machinery along with highly qualified & trained manpower.
INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS & STRICT QUALITY CONTROLS
We have approved intentional standards of GLOBAL GAP & HACCP to ensure the best quality. No compromise on quality. Everything is automatic and operated under personal supervision and strong quality checkouts.
The harvesting season for citrus starts in November and ends in March. Please follow the chart to see the availability period of citrus.
PROCESSING AND PACKAGING
We have one of the best and largest processing, grading and waxing Automatic Plant. JMB Exporters has its own processing units along with cold storage facility at two major locations of Citrus growing area Bhalwal & Sargodha.
|Packing:||6, 8 , 10 , 13 kg (Export quality cartoon box available)|
JMB emphasis on quality and believe in independence that why we have own 3 stores with every processing plant to ensure the freshness of fruit.
|Karachi:||300 ton/ hour|
Our Major Exports are in Central Asian States, Russian Federation, Philiphines, Sri-lanka, Bahrain, Dubai, Doha, Indonesia……