In 2020, American papaya imports reached $134M, the highest point over the last decade. Both in volume and value terms, imports grow for the second year in a row despite the pandemic. Mexico and Guatemala rule the American import market, comprising 98% of the total volume of shipments to the U.S. In 2020, the average papaya import price in the U.S. rose by +2% compared to the previous year's figures.
Guatemala emerged as the fastest-growing exporter in Latin America and the Caribbean, with a CAGR of +53.8% from 2009-2018.
The revenue of the papaya market in Latin America and the Caribbean amounted to $2.2B in 2017, coming down by -12.1% again...
Global papaya consumption amounted to X thousand tonnes in 2015, growing by +X% against the previous year level.
Global papaya exports amounted to X thousand tonnes in 2015, coming up by +X% against the previous year level.
Global papaya imports amounted to X thousand tonnes in 2015, coming up by +X% against the previous year level.
In 2015, the country with the largest volume of the papaya output was India (X thousand tonnes), accounting for X% of global production.
With the help of a robust increase in exports in 2014, Mexico continued its dominance in the global papaya trade. In 2014, Mexico exported X thousand tonnes of papaya totaling X million USD, X% over the previous year. Its primary trading partner wa