IN A NUTSHELL
Zespri sold $2.26 billion of premium Zespri kiwifruit in 2016/17.
Zespri has around half of its nearly 500 staff based offshore, with people in 21 countries running sales and marketing programmes in 59 countries, and a global sales and marketing hub in Singapore.
Zespri sells premium kiwifruit from New Zealand and has long-term supply partnerships with growers in the Northern Hemisphere to provide year-round supply to markets. The majority of this supply comes from Italy, with supplying orchards also in France, Japan and Korea.