Quince is a fruit tree from rosaceae family. Its height is about 4-5 meters. It originated from around Caspian Sea and Northern Anatolia. It can be produced everywhere with a mild and humid climate that does not exceed the altitude of 1000 meters.
Although nearly every region in Turkey is appropriate for quince production, it does not get much attention. If we were to look at the area which quince is cultivated then, China comes first with %28 of the total area and Turkey comes second with %14. But when we look at the production amounts Turkey is first with %22 while China becomes second with %20. 139.000 tonne of quince is produced in an area of 10.700 hectares in Turkey. Turkey is the biggest exporter of quince in the world with 13.100 tonne of quince exported every year.
Germany, Russia, Austria, Holland and Jordan are the countries that are exported the most. Although Turkey is number one in terms of quince exportation, it only exports the %9 of the quince that it produces. %29 of total production of quince in Turkey is in Sakarya. After Sakarya, Bursa, Antalya, Bilecik and Denizli provinces come in terms of production of quince. Production in these provinces totals up to %60 of quince production in Turkey. Cultivars of quince that are produced in Turkey; Bardak Quince, Demir Quince, Ekmek Quince, Limon Quince, Esme Quince, Sekergevrek Quince, Altın Quince and Tekkes Quince.
With cupitfood buying quince from Turkey becomes very easy. Cupitfood as a company of supplier of organic fruits and vegetables is able to export the amount you need to anywhere in the world. As one of the best food distribution companies in Turkey, our company only delivers the freshest fruits and vegetables for you. All of our quinces are produced with the care they deserve by Turkish farmers. We are ready and determined to provide you with the best Turkish quinces. As cupitfood, a turkish exporter of wholesale fresh fruits and vegetables, our mission is to introduce the food that we like and produce with diligence to the world.