Latest Report Update: Mar 21, 2021

Africa - Fruits - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights
Update: COVID-19 Impact

Licenses

You will receive a PDF copy of the report by email within 24 hours (Mon - Fri).

By clicking «Buy the Report», you agree to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. We'll occasionally send you account related emails.

Africa: Fruit Market Overview 2021

Fruit Market Size in Africa

For the fourth consecutive year, the African fruit market recorded growth in sales value, which increased by X% to $X in 2019. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2019; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2009 when the market value increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, the market attained the maximum level in 2019 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

Fruit Production in Africa

In value terms, fruit production rose rapidly to $X in 2019 estimated in export prices. The total output value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2019; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 with an increase of X% against the previous year. The level of production peaked in 2019 and is expected to retain growth in years to come.

The countries with the highest volumes of fruit production in 2019 were Egypt (X tonnes), Nigeria (X tonnes) and Algeria (X tonnes), together accounting for X% of total production. These countries were followed by South Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ghana, Cameroon, Morocco, Tanzania, Angola, Uganda, Sudan and Kenya, which together accounted for a further X 2007 to 2019, the biggest increases were in Angola, while fruit production for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

The average fruit yield was estimated at X tonnes per ha in 2019, growing by X% against 2018 figures. Over the period under review, the yield continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The level of yield peaked at X tonnes per ha in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2019, the yield failed to regain the momentum. Despite the increased use of modern agricultural techniques and methods, future yield figures may still be impacted by adverse weather conditions.

The fruit harvested area reduced to X ha in 2019, declining by -X% compared with the year before. The harvested area increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2019; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 when the harvested area increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, the harvested area reached the peak level of X ha, and then reduced in the following year.

Production By Country in Africa

The countries with the highest volumes of fruit production in 2019 were Egypt (X tonnes), Nigeria (X tonnes) and Algeria (X tonnes), together accounting for X% of total production. South Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ghana, Cameroon, Morocco, Tanzania, Angola, Uganda, Sudan and Kenya lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further X 2007 to 2019, the biggest increases were in Angola, while fruit production for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Fruit Exports

Exports in Africa

In 2019, the amount of fruits exported in Africa declined to X tonnes, waning by -X% compared with the year before. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2019; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 when exports increased by X% year-to-year. As a result, exports attained the peak of X tonnes, and then reduced in the following year.

In value terms, fruit exports declined to $X in 2019. Total exports indicated notable growth from 2007 to 2019: its value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last twelve years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2013 with an increase of X% y-o-y. The level of export peaked at $X in 2018, and then fell in the following year.

Exports by Country

South Africa was the largest exporter of fruits in Africa, with the volume of exports recording X tonnes, which was approx. X% of total exports in 2019. Egypt (X tonnes) held the second position in the ranking, followed by Morocco (X tonnes) and Cote d'Ivoire (X tonnes). All these countries together held near X% share of total exports. Cameroon (X tonnes), Tunisia (X tonnes) and Ghana (X tonnes) took a relatively small share of total exports.

From 2007 to 2019, average annual rates of growth with regard to fruit exports from South Africa stood at +X%. At the same time, Egypt (+X%), Tunisia (+X%), Cote d'Ivoire (+X%), Ghana (+X%) and Morocco (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Egypt emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in Africa, with a CAGR of +X% from 2007-2019. By contrast, Cameroon (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. From 2007 to 2019, the share of Egypt increased by +X% percentage points, while South Africa (-X p.p.) and Cameroon (-X p.p.) saw their share reduced. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, South Africa ($X) remains the largest fruit supplier in Africa, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Egypt ($X), with a X% share of total exports. It was followed by Morocco, with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2019, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value in South Africa amounted to +X%. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: Egypt (+X% per year) and Morocco (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

The fruit export price in Africa stood at $X per tonne in 2019, which is down by -X% against the previous year. Over the period from 2007 to 2019, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 an increase of X% year-to-year. The level of export peaked at $X per tonne in 2018, and then fell slightly in the following year.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major exporting countries. In 2019, the country with the highest price was Tunisia ($X per tonne), while Egypt ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Cote d'Ivoire, while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Fruit Imports

Imports in Africa

In 2019, supplies from abroad of fruits increased by X% to X tonnes, rising for the second consecutive year after two years of decline. Total imports indicated a perceptible increase from 2007 to 2019: its volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last twelve years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2019 figures, imports increased by +X% against 2017 indices. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2010 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, imports reached the peak figure at X tonnes in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2019, imports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, fruit imports expanded markedly to $X in 2019. Total imports indicated resilient growth from 2007 to 2019: its value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last twelve-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2019 figures, imports increased by +X% against 2017 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 when imports increased by X% against the previous year. The level of import peaked at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2019, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2019, Egypt (X tonnes), distantly followed by Morocco (X tonnes), South Africa (X tonnes) and Libya (X tonnes) were the key importers of fruits, together constituting X% of total imports. Senegal (X tonnes), Nigeria (X tonnes), Algeria (X tonnes), Kenya (X tonnes), Mauritania (X tonnes), Tunisia (X tonnes), Botswana (X tonnes), Namibia (X tonnes) and Djibouti (X tonnes) followed a long way behind the leaders.

From 2007 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the main importing countries, was attained by Tunisia, while imports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Morocco ($X), Egypt ($X) and South Africa ($X) appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2019, with a combined X% share of total imports. Algeria, Nigeria, Libya, Senegal, Kenya, Botswana, Mauritania, Namibia, Tunisia and Djibouti lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further X recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to 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

In 2019, the fruit import price in Africa amounted to $X per tonne, which is down by -X% against the previous year. Over the period from 2007 to 2019, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 when the import price increased by X% against the previous year. The level of import peaked at $X per tonne in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2019, import prices failed to regain the momentum.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major importing countries. In 2019, the country with the highest price was Algeria ($X per tonne), while Tunisia ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Algeria, while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox AI Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for fruits in Africa?
+
The countries with the highest volumes of fruit consumption in 2019 were Egypt (14M tonnes), Nigeria (12M tonnes) and Algeria (8.4M tonnes), with a combined 32% share of total consumption. Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ghana, Cameroon, Tanzania, Morocco, Angola, South Africa, Uganda, Sudan and Malawi lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 47%.
What are the largest producers of fruits in Africa?
+
The countries with the highest volumes of fruit production in 2019 were Egypt (15M tonnes), Nigeria (12M tonnes) and Algeria (8.4M tonnes), together accounting for 31% of total production. These countries were followed by South Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ghana, Cameroon, Morocco, Tanzania, Angola, Uganda, Sudan and Kenya, which together accounted for a further 48%.
What are the leading suppliers of fruits in Africa?
+
In value terms, South Africa ($3.2B) remains the largest fruit supplier in Africa, comprising 48% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Egypt ($974M), with a 14% share of total exports. It was followed by Morocco, with a 10% share.
What are the leading importers of fruits in Africa?
+
In value terms, Morocco ($238M), Egypt ($190M) and South Africa ($92M) appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2019, together accounting for 50% of total imports. Algeria, Nigeria, Libya, Senegal, Kenya, Botswana, Mauritania, Namibia, Tunisia and Djibouti lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 32%.
What is the average export price for fruits in Africa?
+
The fruit export price in Africa stood at $978 per tonne in 2019, shrinking by -2.3% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for fruits in Africa?
+
The fruit import price in Africa stood at $723 per tonne in 2019, with a decrease of -3.2% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• FCL 515 - Apples
• FCL 521 - Pears
• FCL 523 - Quinces
• FCL 526 - Apricots
• FCL 534 - Peaches and nectarines
• FCL 536 - Plums
• FCL 486 - Bananas
• FCL 489 -
• FCL 577 - Dates
• FCL 569 - Figs
• FCL 574 - Pineapples
• FCL 572 - Avocados
• FCL 571 - Mangoes
• FCL 490 - Oranges
• FCL 495 - Tangerines, mandarins, clementines, satsumas
• FCL 507 - Grapefruit and pomelo
• FCL 497 - Lemons and limes
• FCL 512 - Citrus fruit nes
• FCL 560 - Grapes
• FCL 567 - Watermelons
• FCL 568 - Melons, Cantaloupes
• FCL 600 - Papayas

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the fruit 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 2025.



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

Reasons to buy this report:
• Take advantage of the latest data
• Find deeper insights into current market developments
• Discover vital success factors affecting the market
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

2.1
KEY FINDINGS
2.2
MARKET TRENDS
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
COUNTRIES WITH TOP YIELDS
5.4
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.5
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
7.3
HARVESTED AREA AND YIELD BY COUNTRY
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2007–2020
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 2007–2020
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
• Réunion
• 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 2020
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015–2020
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 6:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 7:
Yield, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 8:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 9:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 10:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020
Table 11:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 12:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 13:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Table 14:
Producer Prices, By Major Producing Country, 2020
Table 15:
Producer Prices Index - Annual Data (2004-2006=100), By Major Producing Country
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2020
Figure 4:
Market Forecast To 2025
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:
Yield And Growth
Figure 11:
Exports And Growth
Figure 12:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 13:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 14:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 15:
Imports And Growth
Figure 16:
Import Prices
Figure 17:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 18:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 19:
Area Harvested, 2007–2020
Figure 20:
Yield, 2007–2020
Figure 21:
Production, By Country, 2020
Figure 22:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 23:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2020
Figure 24:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 25:
Yield, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 26:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 27:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 29:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 30:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 31:
Import Prices, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 32:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 33:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 35:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 36:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 37:
Export Prices, 2007–2020

Webinar: Global Graphite Market - Statistics, Trends, and Outlook



Join our live webinar to get insights into the global graphite market.



Tuesday, May 18th, 2021 @ 04:00 pm ET


Register

Webinar: Global Coal Market - Statistics, Trends, and Outlook



Join our live webinar to get insights into the global сoal market.



Tuesday, June 1st, 2021 @ 04:00 pm ET


Register

Webinar: Global Biodiesel Market - Statistics, Trends, and Outlook



Join our live webinar to get insights into the global biodiesel market.



Thursday, June 10th, 2021 @ 04:00 pm ET


Register
Ready to Get Started?
We can help you conduct market research and write a report using the most reliable data