In Chile, the 2014 campaign of grapes is characterized by net precocity.
Advance of 10-15 days for most varieties compared to last season. The main cause would be the high temperatures (36-37 ° C) recorded after mid-December.
The Flame variety had two weeks as the Thompson and Princess Seedless varieties. The varieties Red Globe and Crimson had only a few days in advance.The exporters are satisfied, demand is consolidated in the United States with prices remain at good levels. Shipments in Korea and the United Kingdom are also profitable.
(Source – http://www.blackseagrain.net/novosti/chile-early-campaign-for-table-grapes)