Nuts and dried fruits

NUTS for GIFTS is an original initiative by the International Nut and Dried Fruit Council (INC) to promote the inclusion of nuts and dried fruits in our diet.

INC

INC (INTERNATIONAL NUT AND DRIED FRUIT COUNCIL)
is the world's leading organization representing the interests of the global nut and dried fruits industry. INC is the international source of information on health, nutrition, food safety, statistics, standards, government guidelines and regulations on trade barriers and agricultural quality standards. It comprises more than 700 companies in the dried fruits and dehydrated fruit sector in more than 70 countries.

Founded in 1983
The aim of the INC is to encourage the global consumption of nuts and dried fruits and to promote investigation. INC supports the entire industry in order to achieve its objectives of international growth and provides a platform which ensures that the sector remains united and works toward our common goals.

INC leads efforts and strategic initiatives
in the common interests of the industry through several key areas such as health and nutrition, food safety, statistics, holding congresses and international fairs, government guidelines and regulations on trade barriers and agricultural quality standards. Since the 1990s, INC has led campaigns for the recognition of the benefits of nuts and dried fruits to human health and has funded numerous scientific studies that demonstrate these benefits.

Furthermore, INC has a global vision
of production, trade and consumption. As a result, INC offers the most relevant international statistics on the sector, which are published in the in the magazine Nutfruit, the annual Global Statistical Review, The World Map of Trade Flows and the online database.