There was frost last weekend in Malatya Turkey. According to the estimations loss is around 30.000 tons.
Damaged unripe fruits dropped from the trees. 2019 crop revised expectation for dried apricots is 120.000 tons total if all goes good for 2 months.
It is still big quantity, together with the carryover supply will be 150.000 tons so prices are still expected to be low.
USD rate is today is 5,87 (USD/TL). Current offers for N4 So2 apricots is 2600USD per ton.