International produce businesses that move fruits and vegetables across borders are cheering for Del Monte Fresh Produce in its challenge to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) closure of the U.S. border to the supplier of Guatemala cantaloupes.


Del Monte Fresh Produce gets cantaloupes in Guatemala from Productos Agricolas de

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In an unusual move, Del Monte Fresh Produce has filed suit against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration saying “erroneous speculation, unsupported by scientific evidence” led to a March recall of Guatemalan cantaloupes tied to an outbreak of Salmonella Panama.

The 25-page complaint, filed in U.S. District Court in

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