Which Country Imports the Most Coffee Extracts in the World?

Other Food Products May 28, 2018
Author: Sergey Avramenko
Head of Global Markets Research Team

Which Country Imports the Most Coffee Extracts in the World?

IndexBox has just published a new report "World: Cocoa Powder (Not Sweetened) ; Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025". Here is a summary of the report's key findings.

In 2016, the global cocoa powder imports totaled 849K tonnes, rising by 2% against the previous year figure. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +2.9% over the period from 2007 to 2016; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations being observed throughout the analyzed period. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010, when import increased by 12% y;o;y. Global cocoa powder import peaked in 2016, and are expected to retain its growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, cocoa powder imports stood at $2.5B in 2016. In general, cocoa powder imports continue to indicate a prominent expansion. Over the period under review, global cocoa powder imports attained its maximum level of $3.5B in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

Top Cocoa Powder Importing Countries in the World

1. USA (383.4 million USD)

2. Germany (148.8 million USD)

3. Belgium (139.6 million USD)

4. France (121.2 million USD)

5. Russia (109.9 million USD)

6. Italy (101.0 million USD)

7. China (98.5 million USD)

8. Netherlands (84.1 million USD)

9. Canada (65.9 million USD)

10. Poland (63.0 million USD)

11. Philippines (61.2 million USD)

12. Malaysia (48.7 million USD)

Cocoa Powder Imports By Country

In 2016, the U.S. (109K tonnes), distantly followed by Germany (50K tonnes), Belgium (47K tonnes), Russia (44K tonnes), and France (40K tonnes) were the key importers of cocoa powder, together constituting 34% of total imports. China (37K tonnes), Italy (33K tonnes), the Netherlands (31K tonnes), the Philippines (24K tonnes), Canada (22K tonnes), Malaysia (21K tonnes), and Poland (20K tonnes) followed a long way behind this figure.

The U.S. experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. At the same time, Malaysia (+27.7%), Belgium (+11.3%), China (+10.2%), the Philippines (+7.8%), Canada (+4.6%), Russia (+2.0%), Italy (+1.9%), and France (+1.2%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Malaysia emerged as the fastest growing importer/exporter in the world, with a CAGR of +27.7% from 2007;2016. The Netherlands, Germany, and Poland experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. From 2007 to 2016, the share of Malaysia, China, and Belgium decreased by ;2.2%, ;2.5%, and ;3.4% percentage points, while the shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, the U.S. ($383M) constitutes the largest market for imported cocoa powder worldwide, making up 15% of global imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Germany ($149M), with the share of 6% of global imports. It was followed by Belgium, with the share of 6%.

From 2007 to 2016, the average annual growth rate of value of cocoa powder imports in the U.S. expanded at +8.5%. The remaining importing countries recorded the following average annual rates: Germany (+6.6% per year) and Belgium (+17.4% per year).

Cocoa Powder Import Prices By Country

The average cocoa powder import price stood at $2,920 per tonne in 2016, ascending by 17% against the previous year. In general, cocoa powder import price continues to indicate a prominent growth. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010, when import increased by 63% from the previous year level. Over the period under review, average cocoa powder import price reached its maximum level of $4,731 per tonne in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.

Average import prices varied somewhat amongst major importing countries. In 2016, major importing countries recorded the following import prices: in the U.S. ($3,513 per tonne) and Poland ($3,156 per tonne), while Malaysia ($2,365 per tonne) and Russia ($2,474 per tonne) were among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of cocoa powder import prices was attained by the Philippines (+11.3% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

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All data provided in this article covers the following product: HS Code 1805 ; Cocoa; powder, not containing added sugar or other sweetening matter.

Source: World: Cocoa Powder (Not Sweetened) ; Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025"

"IndexBox has just published a new report "World: Coffee Extracts, Essences And Concentrates - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025". Here is a summary of the report's key findings.

In 2016, the amount of coffee extract imported worldwide stood at 1.3M tonnes, jumping by 5% against the previous year level. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +2.4% over the period from 2007 to 2016- the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed over the period under review. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2012, an increase of 17% from the previous year level. Over the period under review, global coffee extract imports attained its maximum volume in 2016, and are expected to retain its growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, coffee extract imports totaled $7.6B in 2016. Overall, it indicated a strong expansion from 2007 to 2016: the total imports value increased at an average annual rate of +2.4% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. Based on the result of 2016, coffee extract imports decreased by -5.7% against its level of 2013. Global coffee extract import peaked of $8.1B in 2013- however, from 2014 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.

Top Coffee Extract Importing Countries in the World

1. USA (542.7 million USD)

2. Germany (460.6 million USD)

3. Russia (433.4 million USD)

4. China (422.1 million USD)

5. Philippines (387.6 million USD)

6. United Kingdom (383.8 million USD)

7. France (272.4 million USD)

8. Poland (267.2 million USD)

9. Canada (197.6 million USD)

10. Netherlands (188.1 million USD)

11. Greece (99.2 million USD)

12. Portugal (38.6 million USD)

Coffee Extract Imports By Country

The Philippines (158K tonnes), and Portugal (115K tonnes) represented roughly 21% of total imports of coffee extract in 2016. Germany (71K tonnes) ranks second globally in coffee extract imports with a 5% share, following Russia (5%). The U.S. (58K tonnes), China (49K tonnes), the UK (47K tonnes), Canada (40K tonnes), Poland (32K tonnes), France (29K tonnes), Greece (28K tonnes), and the Netherlands (27K tonnes) held the slight share of total imports.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of coffee extract imports, among the main importing countries, was attained by China (+40.1% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest coffee extract markets worldwide were the U.S. ($543M), Germany ($461M) and Russia ($433M), with a combined 19% share of global imports. These countries were followed by China, the Philippines, the UK, France, Poland, Canada, the Netherlands, Greece and Portugal, which together accounted for a further 30%.

China (+44.2% per year) had the highest growth rate of coffee extract imports, in terms of the main importing countries, over the last 9 year period, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Coffee Extract Import Prices By Country

The average coffee extract import price stood at $5,719 per tonne in 2016, going down by -2.1% against the previous year. Over the last nine years it increased at an average annual rate of +2.4%.The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011, when import increased by 25% year-to-year. In that year, average coffee extract import price reached its maximum level of $6,904 per tonne. From 2012 to 2016, growth of average coffee extract import price failed to regain its strength.

There were significant differences in the average import prices amongst major importing countries. In 2016, the country with the highest import prices was France ($9,416 per tonne), while Portugal ($336 per tonne) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of coffee extract import prices was attained by the U.S. (+12.2% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Do you want to know more about global coffee extract market? Get the latest trends and insight from our report. It includes a wide range of statistics on

  • coffee extract market share
  • coffee extract prices
  • coffee extract industry
  • coffee extract sales
  • coffee extract import
  • coffee extract export
  • coffee extract market forecast
  • coffee extract price forecast
  • key coffee extract producers

All data provided in this article covers the following product: HS Code 2101 - Extracts, essences, concentrates of coffee, tea or mate- preparations with a basis of these products or with a basis of coffee, tea or mate- roasted chicory and other roasted coffee substitutes and extracts, essences and concentrates thereof.

Source: World: Coffee Extracts, Essences And Concentrates - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025