Dried Apricots (Sulphureted)
Altın Kayısı grows, packs and exports dried apricots. Throughout each year, we handle hundreds tons of dried apricots.
Malatya, is known for its apricots. We grow apricots under natural conditions and dry them and treat them with SO2 to keep its yellow color and extend its shelf life. We can arrange the SO2 content between 2000 ppm and 3000. SO2 has no side affects for most people.
We offer Class I, Class II, and – industrial grades as well as all sizes.
Please contact us for further details.
Apricots are seasonal fruits grown in the western parts of Asia, mostly in Malatya region of Turkey. Dried apricots are available everywhere throughout the year.
Health benefits of Apricots
Apricots are an excellent source of dietary fiber, antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals. Apricots help prevent heart disease, regulate heart rate and blood pressure, protect the body from lung and oral cavity cancers, reduce LDL, (“bad cholesterol”) levels and offer protection against cancers, develop resistance against infectious agents and scavenge harmful oxygen-free radicals.
Natural apricots are good source of minerals such as potassium, iron, zinc, calcium and manganese.
Size Jumbo: up to 80 fruit / Per Kg
Size 3: 121 – 140 fruit / Per Kg
Size 6: 181 – 200 fruit / Per Kg
Size 1: 80 – 100 fruit / Per Kg
Size 4: 141 – 160 fruit / Per Kg
Size 7: 201 – 220 fruit / Per Kg
Size 2: 101 – 120 fruit / Per Kg
Size 5: 161 – 180 fruit / Per Kg
Size 8: 221+ fruit / Per Kg