Pfalzmarkt at a glance

Summary
  • We are a registered cooperative in accordance with German cooperative law and are classified as a producer organisation for fruit and vegetables in compliance with the EU 2002/96 (EG) Directive.
  • Our Cooperative was born on 28th November 1985 as the “Obst- und Gemüsegroßmarkt Schifferstadt eG”, out of the merger between the “Obst- und Gemüsegroßmarkt Südpfalz-Landau eG” and the “Pfalzmarkt für Obst und Gemüse eG”
  • Our Cooperative combines 250 active growers.
  • We produce more than 250,000 tons of fruit and vegetables a year over an area of over 15,000 hectares.
  • Gemüsegarten Rheinpfalz GmbH and Pfalz Fresh GmbH both companies belong to Pfalzmarkt Group.
  • We supply more than 70 different products.
  • Top ten products with the highest turnover are spring onions, radishes, leeks, cauliflower, lettuce/mixed salads, soup vegetables, greens, lamb’s lettuce, kohlrabi and rocket.