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Africa: Frozen Whole Fish Market 2022

Frozen Whole Fish Market Size in Africa

In 2021, the African frozen whole fish market increased by X% to $X, rising for the fifth year in a row after two years of decline. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The level of consumption peaked in 2021 and is likely to see gradual growth in years to come.

Frozen Whole Fish Production in Africa

In value terms, frozen whole fish production dropped to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. The total production indicated a strong increase from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, production increased by +X% against 2016 indices. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of X% against the previous year. The level of production peaked at $X in 2020, and then contracted in the following year.

Production By Country in Africa

The countries with the highest volumes of in 2021 were Angola (X tons), Morocco (X tons) and Namibia (X tons), together comprising X% of total production.

From 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were in Angola (with a CAGR of +X%), while production for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Frozen Whole Fish Exports

Exports in Africa

In 2021, overseas shipments of frozen whole fish were finally on the rise to reach X tons for the first time since 2017, thus ending a three-year declining trend. Total exports indicated a notable increase from 2012 to 2021: its volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, exports decreased by -X% against 2017 indices. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2016 when exports increased by X%. Over the period under review, the exports reached the peak figure at X tons in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2021, the exports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, frozen whole fish exports expanded markedly to $X in 2021. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed throughout the analyzed period. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2016 with an increase of X%. The level of export peaked at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, the exports remained at a lower figure.

Exports by Country

The shipments of the three major exporters of frozen whole fish, namely Mauritania, Senegal and Morocco, represented more than half of total export. Namibia (X tons) ranks next in terms of the total exports with a X% share, followed by Seychelles (X%). The following exporters - South Africa (X tons) and Guinea-Bissau (X tons) - each accounted for a X% share of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were in Seychelles (with a CAGR of +X%), while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest frozen whole fish supplying countries in Africa were Mauritania ($X), Senegal ($X) and Morocco ($X), together comprising X% of total exports. Seychelles, Namibia, South Africa and Guinea-Bissau lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further X the main exporting countries, Guinea-Bissau, with a CAGR of +X%, saw the highest growth rate of the value of exports, over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Export Prices by Country

The export price in Africa stood at $X per ton in 2021, reducing by -X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price recorded a perceptible curtailment. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 an increase of X%. The level of export peaked at $X per ton in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, the export prices remained at a lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin: the country with the highest price was South Africa ($X per ton), while Guinea-Bissau ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by South Africa (+X%), while the other leaders experienced mixed trends in the export price figures.

Frozen Whole Fish Imports

Imports in Africa

In 2021, supplies from abroad of frozen whole fish increased by X% to X tons for the first time since 2018, thus ending a two-year declining trend. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed throughout the analyzed period. As a result, imports attained the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, frozen whole fish imports expanded significantly to $X in 2021. In general, imports recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The level of import peaked at $X in 2018; afterwards, it flattened through to 2021.

Imports by Country

In 2021, Nigeria (X tons) was the largest importer of frozen whole fish, creating X% of total imports. Cote d'Ivoire (X tons) took a X% share (based on physical terms) of total imports, which put it in second place, followed by Egypt (X%) and Ghana (X%). South Africa (X tons), Cameroon (X tons), Mauritius (X tons), Benin (X tons), Seychelles (X tons), Togo (X tons), Mali (X tons), Tunisia (X tons) and Senegal (X tons) followed a long way behind the leaders.

Imports into Nigeria increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Senegal (+X%), Benin (+X%), Mali (+X%), Tunisia (+X%), South Africa (+X%), Cote d'Ivoire (+X%), Togo (+X%), Seychelles (+X%) and Ghana (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Senegal emerged as the fastest-growing importer imported in Africa, with a CAGR of +X% from 2012-2021. By contrast, Egypt (-X%), Mauritius (-X%) and Cameroon (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. While the share of Cote d'Ivoire (+X p.p.), Benin (+X p.p.), Nigeria (+X p.p.), South Africa (+X p.p.) and Senegal (+X p.p.) increased significantly in terms of the total imports from 2012-2021, the share of Mauritius (-X p.p.), Cameroon (-X p.p.) and Egypt (-X p.p.) displayed negative dynamics. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, the largest frozen whole fish importing markets in Africa were Nigeria ($X), Cote d'Ivoire ($X) and Egypt ($X), together accounting for X% of total imports. These countries were followed by Mauritius, Ghana, South Africa, Seychelles, Benin, Cameroon, Tunisia, Senegal, Mali and Togo, which together accounted for a further X, with a CAGR of +X%, recorded the highest growth rate of the value of imports, among the main importing countries over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

The import price in Africa stood at $X per ton in 2021, falling by -X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price showed a pronounced slump. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when the import price increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, import prices hit record highs at $X per ton in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, import prices failed to regain momentum.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination: the country with the highest price was Seychelles ($X per ton), while Togo ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Egypt (+X%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2021 2007-2021 2022-2030 US$, Tons

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for frozen whole fish in Africa?
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Nigeria constituted the country with the largest volume of frozen whole fish consumption, comprising approx. 25% of total volume. Moreover, frozen whole fish consumption in Nigeria exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Cote d'Ivoire, twofold. The third position in this ranking was held by Angola, with a 9.8% share.
What are the largest producers of frozen whole fish in Africa?
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The countries with the highest volumes of in 2021 were Angola, Morocco and Namibia, with a combined 49% share of total production.
What are the leading exporters of frozen whole fish in Africa?
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In value terms, Mauritania, Senegal and Morocco appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2021, together comprising 50% of total exports. Seychelles, Namibia, South Africa and Guinea-Bissau lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 36%.
What are the leading importers of frozen whole fish in Africa?
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In value terms, the largest frozen whole fish importing markets in Africa were Nigeria, Cote d'Ivoire and Egypt, together accounting for 49% of total imports. These countries were followed by Mauritius, Ghana, South Africa, Seychelles, Benin, Cameroon, Tunisia, Senegal, Mali and Togo, which together accounted for a further 35%.
What is the average export price for frozen whole fish in Africa?
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In 2021, the export price in Africa amounted to $1,292 per ton, shrinking by -4.9% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for frozen whole fish in Africa?
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In 2021, the import price in Africa amounted to $1,007 per ton, shrinking by -1.7% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the frozen whole fish market in Africa. Within it, you will discover the latest data on market trends and opportunities by country, consumption, production and price developments, as well as the global trade (imports and exports). The forecast exhibits the market prospects through 2030.


Product coverage:
• Prodcom 10201330 - Frozen whole salt water fish
• Prodcom 10201360 - Frozen whole fresh water fish
• Prodcom 10201600 - Frozen fish livers and roes
Country coverage:
• Benin
• Botswana
• Burkina Faso
• Burundi
• Cabo Verde
• Cameroon
• Central African Republic
• Chad
• Comoros
• Congo
• Cote d'Ivoire
• Democratic Republic of the Congo
• Djibouti
• Equatorial Guinea
• Eritrea
• Ethiopia
• Gabon
• Gambia
• Guinea
• Guinea-Bissau
• Lesotho
• Liberia
• Madagascar
• Malawi
• Mali
• Mauritania
• Mauritius
• Mayotte
• Mozambique
• Namibia
• Reunion
• Rwanda
• Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
• Sao Tome and Principe
• Senegal
• Seychelles
• Sierra Leone
• Somalia
• South Sudan
• Swaziland
• Tanzania
• Togo
• Tunisia
• Uganda
• Western Sahara
• Zambia
• Zimbabwe

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Production in Africa, split by region and country
• Trade (exports and imports) in Africa
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

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This report is designed for manufacturers, distributors, importers, and wholesalers, as well as for investors, consultants and advisors.

In this report, you can find information that helps you to make informed decisions on the following issues:
1. How to diversify your business and benefit from new market opportunities
2. How to load your idle production capacity
3. How to boost your sales on overseas markets
4. How to increase your profit margins
5. How to make your supply chain more sustainable
6. How to reduce your production and supply chain costs
7. How to outsource production to other countries
8. How to prepare your business for global expansion
While doing this research, we combine the accumulated expertise of our analysts and the capabilities of artificial intelligence. The AI-based platform, developed by our data scientists, constitutes the key working tool for business analysts, empowering them to discover deep insights and ideas from the marketing data.
1. INTRODUCTION

Making Data-Driven Decisions to Grow Your Business

1.1
REPORT DESCRIPTION
1.2
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND AI PLATFORM
1.3
DATA-DRIVEN DECISIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
1.4
GLOSSARY AND SPECIFIC TERMS
2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

A Quick Overview of Market Performance

3. MARKET OVERVIEW

Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

3.1
MARKET SIZE
3.2
CONSUMPTION BY COUNTRY
3.3
MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCTS

Finding New Products to Diversify Your Business

4.1
TOP PRODUCTS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR BUSINESS
4.2
BEST-SELLING PRODUCTS
4.3
MOST CONSUMED PRODUCT
4.4
MOST TRADED PRODUCT
4.5
MOST PROFITABLE PRODUCT FOR EXPORT
5. MOST PROMISING SUPPLYING COUNTRIES

Choosing the Best Countries to Establish Your Sustainable Supply Chain

5.1
TOP COUNTRIES TO SOURCE YOUR PRODUCT
5.2
TOP PRODUCING COUNTRIES
5.3
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.4
LOW-COST EXPORTING COUNTRIES
6. MOST PROMISING OVERSEAS MARKETS

Choosing the Best Countries to Boost Your Exports

6.1
TOP OVERSEAS MARKETS FOR EXPORTING YOUR PRODUCT
6.2
TOP CONSUMING MARKETS
6.3
UNSATURATED MARKETS
6.4
TOP IMPORTING MARKETS
6.5
MOST PROFITABLE MARKETS
7. PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
7.2
PRODUCTION BY COUNTRY
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2021
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Exporters on The Market and How They Succeed

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2012–2021
9.2
EXPORTS BY COUNTRY
9.3
EXPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
10. PROFILES OF MAJOR PRODUCERS

The Largest Producers on The Market and Their Profiles

11. COUNTRY PROFILES

The Largest Markets And Their Profiles

• Algeria
• Angola
• Benin
• Botswana
• Burkina Faso
• Burundi
• Cabo Verde
• Cameroon
• Central African Republic
• Chad
• Comoros
• Congo
• Democratic Republic of the Congo
• Djibouti
• Egypt
• Equatorial Guinea
• Eritrea
• Ethiopia
• Gabon
• Gambia
• Ghana
• Guinea
• Guinea-Bissau
• Kenya
• Lesotho
• Liberia
• Libya
• Madagascar
• Malawi
• Mali
• Mauritania
• Mauritius
• Mayotte
• Morocco
• Mozambique
• Namibia
• Niger
• Nigeria
• Reunion
• Rwanda
• Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
• Sao Tome and Principe
• Senegal
• Seychelles
• Sierra Leone
• Somalia
• South Africa
• Sudan
• Swaziland
• Tanzania
• Togo
• Tunisia
• Uganda
• Zambia
• Zimbabwe
• Cote d'Ivoire
• Western Sahara
• South Sudan
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2021
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015–2021
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2021
Figure 4:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 5:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 6:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 7:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 8:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 9:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 10:
Exports And Growth
Figure 11:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 12:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 13:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 14:
Imports And Growth
Figure 15:
Import Prices
Figure 16:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2021
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2012–2021
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