Which Country Produces the Most Bovine Hides and Skins in the World?

Cattle And Buffaloes November 16, 2017
Author: Anna Sergeeva
Market Analyst

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In 2015, the countries with the highest levels of production in 2015 were China (1,573 thousand tonnes), the United States (1,123 thousand tonnes), Brazil (957 thousand tonnes), together accounting for 44% of total output.

From 2007 to 2015, the most notable growth rates of bovine hide and skin production among the main producing countries was attained by China (+1.6% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Top 10 Bovine Hide And Skin Producing Countries in the World

1. China (1,573K Tonnes)
2. United States (1,123K Tonnes)
3. Brazil (957K Tonnes)
4. Argentina (434K Tonnes)
5. India (408K Tonnes)
6. Australia (230K Tonnes)
7. Mexico (219K Tonnes)
8. Pakistan (167K Tonnes)
9. Russia (163K Tonnes)
10. Germany (128K Tonnes)

Global Bovine Hides and Skins Production

Global bovine hide and skin production amounted to 8,308 thousand tonnes in 2015, rising by +1.3% against the previous year level. Overall, the global bovine hide and skin output pursued a moderate growth from 2007 to 2015. The trend pattern was relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The total output figures increased at an average annual rate of +0.6%. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013, when the output figure increased by +1% from the previous year level. Over the period under review, the global bovine hide and skin production reached its maximum volume in 2015, and is likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.

Over the analyzed period, an increase in global bovine hide and skin production was primarily driven by disposable income growth and population growth. Furthermore, these key drivers are expected to continue promoting the bovine hide and skin output in the immediate term. This general positive trend was largely conditioned by a measured expansion of the number of slaughtered animals and a moderate improvement of the yield figures.

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Source: World: Raw Hides And Skins Of Cattle - Market Report. Analysis And Forecast