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BANANAS

Photo: ©Klaus Pichler

Sort: Bananas‚ Cavendish’
Place of production: Mao Valverde, Dominican Republic
Transport distance: 8500km (linear distance)
Mode of Transport: Ship, Freight vehicle
Cultivation: Outdoor plantation
Harvest time: All-season
Carbon footprint (production & transport) per kg: 1,61 kg
Water requirement (production & transport) per kg: 643 kg
Price: 1,49€ / kg