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Tereos to start potato campaign in France

Tereos has started its potato campaign in France which will be spread over 160 days with almost 9,600 hectares of starch potatoes expected to be exported. To ensure the competitiveness of this cooperative sector, Tereos has invested a total of €25 million (US$28.9 million) over the last three years and is taking further steps to enlarge the company’s total storage capacity. According to the latest European Union estimates, the performance of the 2018-2019 campaign will no doubt be less than the average of the last five years. Tereos is employing new agronomic and environmental measures to promote production, according to the company. Read more