Grading by size
Carrots can be supplied in various sizes conforming to official Dutch quality standards:
Size B 50-250 gr
Size B/C 100-300 gr
Size C 200-400 gr
Size D 400-600 gr
Dutch winter carrots are available all year round, but supplies for export can be limited during June and July.
Mostagro can also offer carrots grown in Belgium and France.
Mostagro can supply either a Class 1 or a Class 2 product. Together with the producers and packers we ensure throughout harvest and packing that all carrots conform to pre-determined quality standards. Careful storage and transport are all important for the maintenance of a quality product. All consignments are checked by our quality control managers before dispatch.
Minimum requirements for meeting European quality standards are briefly outlined below:
- intact, uncontaminated, robust
- practically free from animal parasites or attack by same
- not woody, not sprouting
- not forked and without side shoots
The following are permissible:
- minor variations in shape and colour
- small naturally occurring splits
- minor abrasions or splits resulting from handling or washing
Carrots are available in packs varying from 1kg to bulk, in polynet or plastic bags, with or without labels.
We will be happy to advise you as to the best temperature and storage conditions for the product.
10 x 1 kg 100 – 120 sacks / pallet
5 kg 200 – 220 sacks / pallet
10 kg 100 -120 sacks / pallet
25 kg 40 – 50 sacks / pallet
Combined transport (mixed cargo) of different packaging options or in combination with other products is possible. Just let us know what you require.