Which Country Imports the Most Canary Seed in the World?

Cereals January 18, 2018
Author: Anna Sergeeva
Market Analyst

Global canary seed imports amounted to 200 thousand tonnes in 2015, approximately equating the previous year level. Overall, the global canary seed imports indicated a moderate decline from 2007 to 2015. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The total import volume decreased at an average annual rate of -0.4% over the last eight years.

The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013, when the output figure increased by +95% from the previous year level. In that year, the global canary seed imports attained its maximum volume of 368 thousand tonnes. From 2014 to 2015, the total canary seed imports growth failed to regain its strength.

In value terms, global canary seed imports amounted to $130 million in 2015. Overall, the value of global canary seed imports increased robustly from 2007 to 2015, expanding at an average annual rate of +3.5%. This trend pattern, however, indicated relatively mild fluctuations throughout the analyzed period.

Top Canary Seed Importing Countries in the World

1. Mexico (37K Tonnes)
2. Belgium (28K Tonnes)
3. Brazil (23K Tonnes)
4. Indonesia (17K Tonnes)
5. Spain (13K Tonnes)
6. United Kingdom (10K Tonnes)
7. USA (9K Tonnes)

Canary Seed Imports By Country

The countries with the highest levels of the canary seed imports in 2015 were Mexico (37 thousand tonnes), Belgium (28 thousand tonnes), Brazil (23 thousand tonnes), together accounting for 44% of total imports.

From 2007 to 2015, the most notable growth rates of canary seed imports among the main importing countries was attained by Indonesia (+29.1% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Mexico (26 million USD), Belgium (18 million USD) and Brazil (13 million USD) were the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2015, together accounting for 44% of total imports.

Indonesia (+36.8% per year) had the highest growth rates of canary seed imports among the main importing countries over the last eight years, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

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