G. RUSSO & C. Snc


Tel: +39-095-901118
www.arance-pinguino.it
g.russo@arance-pinguino.it

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G. Russo & C. was founded by Gaetano Russo in 1925 in Lentini, in the province of Siracusa. The citrus fruit export trade to Austria, Switzerland and Germany started out right after the company’s establishment and without the intermediation of any agency. Nowadays, arrived at the fourth generation, G. Russo & C. is considered the oldest Sicilian company exporting citrus fruit, having established steady business relationships with some of the most bigger European retailers. The warehouse, equipped with the latest technology for storage, is able to offer a traceability system and various packaging solutions. Blood orange varieties such as Tarocco, Moro, and Sanguinello are the main products in the citrus fruit supply.



Main products: citrus fruit, watermelon, table grape

Other products: melon

Direct production (2014): 40%
Organic (2014): 40%
Industry (2014): 20%
Export (2014): 99%
Main brands: Pinguino
Main foreign countries served: Scandinavia, Denmark, Germany, Benelux, Eastern Europe, Austria, Croatia
Certifications: Iso 9001, Brc, Ifs, Organic, GlobalGAP

Info

2012 2013 2014
Turnover (Euros x 1,000) 11,000 11,000 11,000
citrus Volume (Tonnes) 16,000 16,000 16,000
Total Volume (Tonnes) 20,000 20,000 20,000

Calendar

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
ORANGE
TABLE GRAPE
WATERMELON