Frozen concentrated orange juice exports from Brazil rose by 10.2% last month, according to recent figures.

The Trade Ministry's foreign trade secretariat said yesterday (1 February) that the country exported 68,000 tonnes of FCOJ in January, compared to 61,700 tonnes in January 2004.

Brazil, the world's No. 1 orange producer and exporter of frozen concentrate, shipped 100,300 tonnes of orange juice in December.