Mexico is the world’s largest avocado producing country, it provides 45% of the international avocado market, the other major producers are Chile, Indonesia, United States, Dominican Republic, Colombia, Brazil and Peru in that order. Mexican avocado production is concentrated in Michoacán state in west central Mexico, accounting for 92% of the country’s production of the crop.
Global warming affects a lot to the European olive orchards and the reduction of olive output making avocado a rising market requirement. Exports of avocado in Mexico increased more than 4-fold in the period from 2000 to 2011, avocado oil business will develops faster and better than the olive oil.
Mexican avocado oil exported to Europe are generally being used as raw material for cosmetic products, because of its very high skin penetration and rapid absorption. While in native, it is usually used for healthy cooking, because it is high in monounsaturated fats and vitamin E, and also an unusually high smoke point.
Retail price of avocado oil is high, for example, generally a bottle avocado oil with 250ml capacity is over $3.75 USD, the 500ml price is over $6.32 USD. But in Mexico, there are just a few companies which make avocado oil. Traditional processing method of avocado oil need to separate the fruit pulp, dry and extract the dried pulp with solvents at elevated temperatures. This processing method takes fussy steps and long time, some of the chemical characteristics would be changed by the high temperature.
SIMEC hydraulic oil press provides a new way for avocado oil extraction, fresh avocado fruits can be directly pressed by the equipment, saving the time of drying. Cold pressing technology maintain the health and freshness of avocado oil at maximum, and also greatly increase the hourly output of avocado oil, so manufacturers can get more economic benefits.
The following is the operation video of SIMEC avocado oil press:
Choosing the right equipment for avocado processing is of great meaning for avocado oil manufacturers to increase the production and economic efficiency. SIMEC can provide high quality avocado oil press as well as professional services for customers, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org without hesitation to get the quotation!