Origins / Growing Areas
USA (California), the Mediterranean areas (mainly Turkey), Iran , Chile and Australia.
Grades / Varieties
Raisins grown in Turkey and Iran are mainly Sultana type raisins and are sorted on color in (st. 8, st. 9 and st. 10). Beside that, customer can choose for different kind of sorting, like laser sorting and hand picking on tables.
It is only in recent years that Turkey started to produce Thompson raisins as well.