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Africa: Meat And Poultry Market Overview 2020

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Meat And Poultry Market Size in Africa

For the fourth consecutive year, the African meat and poultry 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 growth pace was the most rapid in 2010 when the market value increased by X% year-to-year. The level of consumption peaked in 2019 and is expected to retain growth in years to come.

Meat And Poultry Production in Africa

In value terms, meat and poultry production rose modestly 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 growth pace was the most rapid in 2017 with an increase of X% y-o-y. The level of production peaked in 2019 and is expected to retain growth in the near future.

The countries with the highest volumes of meat and poultry production in 2019 were South Africa (X tonnes), Egypt (X tonnes) and Sudan (X tonnes), together accounting for X% of total production. These countries were followed by Nigeria, Morocco, Kenya, Algeria, Ethiopia, Chad, Malawi, Tanzania and Angola, which together accounted for a further X 2007 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of meat and poultry production, amongst the main producing countries, was attained by Malawi, while meat and poultry production for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

The average meat and poultry yield fell slightly to X kg per X heads in 2019, remaining relatively unchanged against 2018. In general, the yield, however, continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013 with an increase of X% against the previous year. The level of yield peaked at X kg per X heads in 2017; afterwards, it flattened through to 2019.

The global number of animals slaughtered for meat and poultry production amounted to X heads in 2019, picking up by X% against 2018 figures. This number increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2019; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 when the number of producing animals increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, this number attained the peak level in 2019 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

Production By Country in Africa

The countries with the highest volumes of meat and poultry production in 2019 were South Africa (X tonnes), Egypt (X tonnes) and Sudan (X tonnes), with a combined X% share of total production. These countries were followed by Nigeria, Morocco, Kenya, Algeria, Ethiopia, Chad, Malawi, Tanzania and Uganda, which together accounted for a further X 2007 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of meat and poultry production, amongst the key producing countries, was attained by Malawi, while meat and poultry production for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Meat And Poultry Exports

Exports in Africa

Meat and poultry exports fell to X tonnes in 2019, dropping by -X% on the previous year. In general, exports, however, showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 when exports increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, exports hit record highs at X tonnes in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2019, exports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, meat and poultry exports dropped notably to $X in 2019. The total export 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 in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 when exports increased by X% year-to-year. As a result, exports reached the peak of $X. From 2011 to 2019, the growth exports failed to regain the momentum.

Exports by Country

South Africa was the key exporter of meat and poultry in Africa, with the volume of exports accounting for X tonnes, which was approx. X% of total exports in 2019. It was distantly followed by Botswana (X tonnes), Namibia (X tonnes), Ethiopia (X tonnes), Sudan (X tonnes) and Kenya (X tonnes), together mixing up a X% share of total exports. Benin (X tonnes) held a relatively small share of total exports.

From 2007 to 2019, average annual rates of growth with regard to meat and poultry exports from South Africa stood at +X%. At the same time, Kenya (+X%), Ethiopia (+X%), Sudan (+X%) and Botswana (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Kenya emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in Africa, with a CAGR of +X% from 2007-2019. By contrast, Namibia (-X%) and Benin (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. South Africa (+X p.p.), Ethiopia (+X p.p.), Kenya (+X p.p.), Sudan (+X p.p.) and Botswana (+X p.p.) significantly strengthened its position in terms of the total exports, while Benin and Namibia saw its share reduced by -X% and -X% from 2007 to 2019, respectively.

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

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

Export Prices by Country

In 2019, the meat and poultry export price in Africa amounted to $X per tonne, remaining stable against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price, however, continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when the export price increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, export prices hit record highs at $X per tonne in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2019, export prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

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

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

Meat And Poultry Imports

Imports in Africa

In 2019, purchases abroad of meat and poultry increased by X% to X tonnes, rising for the third year in a row after two years of decline. Total imports indicated a resilient increase from 2007 to 2019: its volume 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 2016 indices. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs in 2019 and are expected to retain growth in the near future.

In value terms, meat and poultry imports soared to $X in 2019. Total imports indicated a remarkable increase 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 2016 indices. The growth pace was the most rapid 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 remained at a lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2019, Angola (X tonnes) and Egypt (X tonnes) represented the major importers of meat and poultry in Africa, together recording approx. X% of total imports. South Africa (X tonnes) occupied a X% share (based on tonnes) of total imports, which put it in second place, followed by Ghana (X%), Libya (X%), Democratic Republic of the Congo (X%) and Congo (X%). The following importers - Benin (X tonnes), Gabon (X tonnes), Algeria (X tonnes), Guinea (X tonnes) and Liberia (X tonnes) - together made up X% of total imports.

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

In value terms, Egypt ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported meat and poultry in Africa, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Angola ($X), with a X% share of total imports. It was followed by South Africa, with a X% share.

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

Import Prices by Country

In 2019, the meat and poultry import price in Africa amounted to $X per tonne, rising by X% against the previous year. Overall, the import price continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 when the import price increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, import prices hit record highs at $X per tonne in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2019, import prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination; the country with the highest price was Algeria ($X per tonne), while Ghana ($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 meat and poultry in Africa?
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The countries with the highest volumes of meat and poultry consumption in 2019 were South Africa (3.6M tonnes), Egypt (2.8M tonnes) and Sudan (1.5M tonnes), with a combined 34% share of total consumption. Nigeria, Morocco, Kenya, Algeria, Angola, Chad, Ethiopia, Malawi and Tanzania lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 35%.
What are the largest producers of meat and poultry in Africa?
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The countries with the highest volumes of meat and poultry production in 2019 were South Africa (3.3M tonnes), Egypt (2.2M tonnes) and Sudan (1.5M tonnes), with a combined 34% share of total production. These countries were followed by Nigeria, Morocco, Kenya, Algeria, Ethiopia, Chad, Malawi, Tanzania and Uganda, which together accounted for a further 38%.
What are the leading suppliers of meat and poultry in Africa?
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In value terms, South Africa ($217M) remains the largest meat and poultry supplier in Africa, comprising 39% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Ethiopia ($71M), with a 13% share of total exports. It was followed by Sudan, with a 12% share.
What are the leading importers of meat and poultry in Africa?
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In value terms, Egypt ($1.7B) constitutes the largest market for imported meat and poultry in Africa, comprising 36% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Angola ($712M), with a 16% share of total imports. It was followed by South Africa, with a 9.5% share.
What is the average export price for meat and poultry in Africa?
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The meat and poultry export price in Africa stood at $3,339 per tonne in 2019, flattening at the previous year.
What is the average import price for meat and poultry in Africa?
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The meat and poultry import price in Africa stood at $1,583 per tonne in 2019, picking up by 10% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• FCL 1108 - Meat of asses
• FCL 1089 - Meat of pigeons and other birds nes
• FCL 947 - Buffalo meat
• FCL 1127 - Meat of camels
• FCL 867 - Meat of cattle
• FCL 870 - Meat of cattle, boneless
• FCL 1058 - Chicken meat
• FCL 1069 - Duck meat
• FCL 1017 - Goat meat
• FCL 1073 - Goose meat
• FCL 1097 - Horse meat
• FCL 1111 - Meat of mules
• FCL 1158 - Meat of other domestic camelids
• FCL 1151 - Meat of other domestic rodents
• FCL 1035 - Pig meat
• FCL 1141 - Rabbit meat
• FCL 977 - Meat of sheep
• FCL 1080 - Turkey meat

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the meat and poultry 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

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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
PRODUCING ANIMALS AND YIELD BY COUNTRY
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2007–2019
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 2007–2019
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 2019
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2019
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015–2019
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 6:
Producing Animals, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 7:
Yield, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 8:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 9:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 10:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2019
Table 11:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 12:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 13:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2019
Table 14:
Producer Prices, By Major Producing Country, 2019
Table 15:
Producer Prices Index - Annual Data (2004-2006=100), By Major Producing Country
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2019
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2019
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, 2007–2019
Figure 18:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 19:
Producing Animals, 2007–2019
Figure 20:
Yield, 2007–2019
Figure 21:
Production, By Country, 2019
Figure 22:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 23:
Producing Animals, By Country, 2019
Figure 24:
Producing Animals, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 25:
Yield, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 26:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 27:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2019
Figure 29:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 30:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 31:
Import Prices, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 32:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 33:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2019
Figure 35:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 36:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 37:
Export Prices, 2007–2019

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