Which Country Eats the Most Pineapples in the World?

Tropical And Subtropical Fruits February 09, 2018
Author: Sergey Avramenko
Head of Global Markets Research Team

Global pineapple consumption amounted to 26,781 thousand tonnes in 2015, moving up by +6.9% against the previous year level. Overall, the global pineapple consumption indicated a pronounced growth from 2007 to 2015. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The total consumption volume increased at an average annual rate of +3.8%. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011, when the output figure increased by +8% from the previous year level. Over the period under review, the global pineapple consumption reached its maximum volume in 2015, and is likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.

Top Pineapple Consuming Countries in the World

1. Brazil (2657K Tonnes)

2. Philippines (2296K Tonnes)

3. China (2082K Tonnes)

4. Indonesia (1886K Tonnes)

5. India (1836K Tonnes)

Global Pineapples Consumption

In 2015, the countries with the highest consumption were Brazil (2,657 thousand tonnes), the Philippines (2,296 thousand tonnes), China (2,082 thousand tonnes), together mixed up 27% of total consumption. They were followed by Indonesia with a 7% of global consumption share and India with a 7% share.

From 2007 to 2015, the most notable growth rates of pineapple consumption among the main consuming countries was attained by China (+5.2% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

The highest levels of pineapple per capita consumption was registered in the Philippines (22.80 kg/year), followed by Brazil (12.78 kg/year), Indonesia (7.32 kg/year), China (1.48 kg/year) and India (1.40 kg/year), while the average per capita consumption of pineapple was estimated at 4.92 kg/year in 2015.

In China, per capita pineapple consumption has grown noticably (+4.7% per year) in recent years. In 2015, China per capita consumption reached 22.80 kg/year as compared with 1.03 kg/year in 2007.

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Source: World: Pineapples - Market Report. Analysis And Forecast To 2025