Iranian figs

Iranian figs

The soil and climate in city of Estahban near Shiraz center of Fars province are ideal for growing the best figs in the world.
Figs orchards in Estahban cultivated by dry farming and their fruits are naturally sun dried.
Most of activity in the orchards of figs begins in May as the fruit appears on the tree and culminates in October when the first picking of dried figs started.

Pollination

Figs tree have no blossoms on their branches, the flowers are inside the fruit.
These many tiny flowers produce the crunchy little seeds, which give figs their unique texture.
Pollination of fruit is by a tiny wasp stinger less, that coming out from male figs and inters the “eye” at the bottom of the female figs, unwittingly pollinates it by brushing pollen onto the female flowers in order to have the fruit mature. It then exits the figs to pollinate other fruits.

Processing

After the maturing and drying phases of figs that take place on the tree, the crop collected and transferred to the factory.
The fruit travels through two more sorts by sorting machine and workers carefully to remove blemished and undesirable fruit and also grading, selecting for different purpose.

Dried figs

After processing and selecting the figs, they are graded in different sizes by All grade for dried figs are as follows:

GRADE 101 AA A B
Diameter/mm D>22 D>22 22>D>18 14<D<18
Piece/Kg 160-170 160-170 210-220 300-320

 

GRADE 101 AA A B
Diameter/mm D>22 D>22 22>D>18 14<D<18
Piece/Kg 160-170 160-170 210-220 300-320

Packing

10 Kg dried figs net in polyethylene bag in cartoon.

Grade Packing Container (FLC) Container Trukload
A 10Kg/carton 1900 cartons/20ft 2400 cartons/40ft 1900 cartons
B 10Kg/cartons 1900 cartons/20ft 2400 cartons/40ft 1900 cartons

All Type Of figs

  • Dried Fig Open Mouth

    We mostly export Dried fig open mouth to East Asia countries such as China, Hong Kong, and Korea. The demand is high for this type of figs due to its reasonable quotation. Figs are mostly used in snacks, confectionery and…
  • Dried Fig Close Mouth

    We mostly export Dried fig close mouth to East Asia countries such as China, Hong Kong, and Korea. The demand is high for this type of figs due to its reasonable quotation. Figs are mostly used in snacks, confectionery and…
  • Pressed Fig

    We mostly export Pressed Fig to East Asia countries such as China, Hong Kong, and Korea and India. The demand is high for this type of figs due to its economical prices and high moisture. This kind of Figs is…

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