Mexico - Tomatoes - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights
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Mexico - Tomatoes - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights

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Mexico's Tomato Price Grows Modestly to $1,628 per Ton

Mexico Tomato Export Price in November 2022

In November 2022, the tomato price amounted to $1,628 per ton (FOB, Mexico), rising by 8.4% against the previous month. Overall, the export price continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in October 2022 an increase of 16% month-to-month. The export price peaked in November 2022.

As there is only one major export destination, the average price level is determined by prices for the United States.

From January 2022 to November 2022, the rate of growth in terms of prices for the United States amounted to +0.6% per month.

Mexico Tomato Exports

In November 2022, approximately 167K tons of tomatoes were exported from Mexico; picking up by 14% compared with October 2022 figures. In general, exports, however, showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in March 2022 with an increase of 18% m-o-m. As a result, the exports reached the peak of 197K tons. From April 2022 to November 2022, the growth of the exports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, tomato exports skyrocketed to $272M (IndexBox estimates) in November 2022. Overall, exports showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in October 2022 with an increase of 26% against the previous month. The exports peaked in November 2022.

Mexico Tomato Exports by Country

The United States (166K tons) was the main destination for tomato exports from Mexico, accounting for a approximately 99% share of total exports. From January 2022 to November 2022, the average monthly rate of growth in terms of volume to the United States was relatively modest.

In value terms, the United States ($271M) also remains the key foreign market for tomato exports from Mexico. From January 2022 to November 2022, the average monthly growth rate of value to the United States was relatively modest.

Factors Affecting Tomato Prices

Mexico is among of the world's leading producers of tomatoes, and the price of tomatoes in Mexico is a key factor in the global market. The country's climate and soil are ideal for tomato production, and Mexican farmers have developed a sophisticated system of irrigation and transportation that keeps Tomato prices relatively low. However, Mexican Tomato prices have been volatile in recent years due to problems with pests and diseases, as well as competition from other countries.

The price of tomatoes can vary depending on a number of factors, such as the time of year, the region where they are grown, and the size and type of tomato. For example, prices are typically higher during the winter months due to lower production levels. Additionally, organic tomatoes typically cost more than conventionally-grown tomatoes.

The price fluctuations have made it difficult for growers and processors to predict their costs and plan their production. As a result, the global Tomatoes market has become more unstable, driving up prices for consumers around the world.

While some factors, such as bad weather and pests, are beyond the control of tomato growers, there are steps that can be taken to help keep prices down. For one, increasing production efficiency can help to lower costs and make tomatoes more affordable. In addition, working closely with retailers can help ensure that tomatoes are available at a fair price for consumers.

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence Platform

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the tomato market in Mexico. Within it, you will discover the latest data on market trends and opportunities by country, consumption, production and price developments, as well as the global trade (imports and exports). The forecast exhibits the market prospects through 2030.


Product coverage:
• FCL 388 - Tomatoes, fresh
Country coverage:
• Mexico

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Trade (exports and imports) in Mexico
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

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  1. 1. INTRODUCTION

    Making Data-Driven Decisions to Grow Your Business

    1. REPORT DESCRIPTION
    2. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND AI PLATFORM
    3. DATA-DRIVEN DECISIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
    4. GLOSSARY AND SPECIFIC TERMS
  2. 2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

    A Quick Overview of Market Performance

    1. KEY FINDINGS
  3. 3. MARKET OVERVIEW

    Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

    1. MARKET SIZE
    2. MARKET STRUCTURE
    3. TRADE BALANCE
    4. PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION
    5. MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
  4. 4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCT

    Finding New Products to Diversify Your Business

    1. TOP PRODUCTS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR BUSINESS
    2. BEST-SELLING PRODUCTS
    3. MOST CONSUMED PRODUCT
    4. MOST TRADED PRODUCT
    5. MOST PROFITABLE PRODUCT FOR EXPORT
  5. 5. MOST PROMISING SUPPLYING COUNTRIES

    Choosing the Best Countries to Establish Your Sustainable Supply Chain

    1. TOP COUNTRIES TO SOURCE YOUR PRODUCT
    2. TOP PRODUCING COUNTRIES
    3. COUNTRIES WITH TOP YIELDS
    4. TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
    5. LOW-COST EXPORTING COUNTRIES
  6. 6. MOST PROMISING OVERSEAS MARKETS

    Choosing the Best Countries to Boost Your Exports

    1. TOP OVERSEAS MARKETS FOR EXPORTING YOUR PRODUCT
    2. TOP CONSUMING MARKETS
    3. UNSATURATED MARKETS
    4. TOP IMPORTING MARKETS
    5. MOST PROFITABLE MARKETS
  7. 7. PRODUCTION

    The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

    1. PRODUCTION, HARVESTED AREA AND YIELD
  8. 8. IMPORTS

    The Largest Import Supplying Countries

    1. IMPORTS FROM 2012–2022
    2. IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
    3. IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
  9. 9. EXPORTS

    The Largest Destinations for Exports

    1. EXPORTS FROM 2012–2022
    2. EXPORTS BY COUNTRY
    3. EXPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
  10. 10. PROFILES OF MAJOR PRODUCERS

    The Largest Producers on The Market and Their Profiles

  11. LIST OF TABLES
    1. Key Findings In 2022
    2. Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
    3. Market Value, 2012–2022
    4. Per Capita Consumption In 2012-2022
    5. Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
    6. Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
    7. Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
    8. Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
    9. Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
    10. Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
  12. LIST OF FIGURES
    1. Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
    2. Market Value, 2012–2022
    3. Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012-2022
    4. Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2012-2022
    5. Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2012-2022
    6. Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2012-2022
    7. Per Capita Consumption, 2012-2022
    8. Market Volume Forecast to 2030
    9. Market Value Forecast to 2030
    10. Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
    11. Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
    12. Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
    13. Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
    14. Production Volume And Growth
    15. Yield And Growth
    16. Exports And Growth
    17. Export Prices And Growth
    18. Market Size And Growth
    19. Per Capita Consumption
    20. Imports And Growth
    21. Import Prices
    22. Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
    23. Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
    24. Area Harvested, 2012–2022
    25. Yield, 2012–2022
    26. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
    27. Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
    28. Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
    29. Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
    30. Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
    31. Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
    32. Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
    33. Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
    34. Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
    35. Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
    36. Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
    37. Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022

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