The pecan meat markets opened stronger today on higher volume. As the first quarter of the 2018 pecan season continues on, many pecan industry professionals believe pecan meat prices will continue to rise into the second quarter.
Export and domestic sales have been increasing in the pecan meat markets for quite some time now. This increased growth in sales has had effects throughout the pecan nut market, for both in-shell pecans and the pecan meat market. As pecan, cold storage supplies dwindle in the US and Mexico, pecan sheller’s say that this year’s harvest just couldn’t come soon enough.