Postharvest Biology and Technology

Journal info (provided by editor)

The editor of Postharvest Biology and Technology has not yet provided information for this page.

Space for journal cover image
Issues per year
Articles published last year
Manuscripts received last year
% accepted last year
% immediately rejected last year
Open access status
Manuscript handling fee?
Kind of complaint procedure
Two-year impact factor
Five-year impact factor
Disciplines: Agronomy, Trofology

Aims and scope

The editor has not yet provided this information.

SciRev ratings (provided by authors) (based on 2 reviews)

Duration of manuscript handling phases
Duration first review round 3.4 mnths compare →
Total handling time accepted manuscripts 5.3 mnths compare →
Decision time immediate rejection n/a compare →
Characteristics of peer review process
Average number of review reports 3.5 compare →
Average number of review rounds 1.5 compare →
Quality of review reports 4.5 compare →
Difficulty of reviewer comments 4.0 compare →
Overall rating manuscript handling 4.0 (range 0-5) compare →

Latest review

First review round: 4.1 weeks. Overall rating: 4 (very good). Outcome: Rejected.

Thank you for submitting your manuscript to Postharvest Biology and Technology. I regret to inform you that while one reviewer was supportive of this study, the other two reviewers (experts in the field) recommended against publishing your manuscript, and I must therefore reject it. My comments, and any reviewer comments, are below.