Which Country Exports the Most Cherries in the World?

Pome Fruits And Stone Fruits February 01, 2018
Author: Anna Sergeeva
Market Analyst

Global cherry exports amounted to 475 thousand tonnes in 2015, coming up by +10.1% against the previous year level. Overall, the global cherry exports indicated a pronounced growth from 2007 to 2015. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +8.3% over the last eight years.

The growth pace was the most rapid in 2008, when the output figure increased by +17% from the previous year level. Over the period under review, the global cherry exports reached its maximum volume in 2015, and is likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, global exports amounted to $1,621 million in 2015. Overall, the value of global exports increased tangibly from 2007 to 2015, expanding at an average annual rate of +8.7%. This trend pattern, however, indicated relatively mild fluctuations throughout the analyzed period.

Top Cherry Exporting Countries in the World

1. Chile (83K Tonnes)

2. USA (78K Tonnes)

3. Turkey (69K Tonnes)

4. Belarus (38K Tonnes)

5. Greece (26K Tonnes)

6. Spain (26K Tonnes)

7. Hungary (24K Tonnes)

Cherry Imports By Country

The countries with the highest levels of the cherry exports in 2015 were Chile (83 thousand tonnes), the United States (78 thousand tonnes), Turkey (69 thousand tonnes), together accounting for 48% of total exports.

From 2007 to 2015, the most notable growth rates of cherry exports among the main exporting countries was attained by Chile (+15.3% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Chile (510 million USD), the United States (450 million USD) and Turkey (123 million USD) were the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2015, together accounting for 67% of total exports.

Chile (+18.9% per year) had the highest growth rates of cherry exports among the main exporting countries over the last eight years, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

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