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Africa: Tomato Market 2022

Tomato Market Size in Africa

The African tomato market amounted to $X in 2021, increasing by less than X% against the previous year. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The level of consumption peaked at $X in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, consumption remained at a lower figure.

Tomato Production in Africa

In value terms, tomato production reached $X in 2021 estimated in export price. The total output value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013 with an increase of X% against the previous year. The level of production peaked at $X in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, production failed to regain momentum.

The countries with the highest volumes of tomato production in 2021 were Egypt (X tons), Nigeria (X tons) and Algeria (X tons), together comprising X% of total production. These countries were followed by Tunisia, Morocco, Cameroon, Sudan, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Kenya, Tanzania and Ghana, which together accounted for a further X 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of production, amongst the main producing countries, was attained by Malawi (with a CAGR of +X%), while production for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

The average tomato yield declined to X tons per ha in 2021, falling by -X% compared with 2020 figures. Over the period under review, the yield continues to indicate a noticeable curtailment. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2014 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, the yield reached the peak level of X tons per ha. From 2015 to 2021, the growth of the tomato yield remained at a somewhat lower figure. Despite the increased use of modern agricultural techniques and methods, future yield figures may still be impacted by adverse weather conditions.

In 2021, the harvested area of tomatoes in Africa rose markedly to X ha, increasing by X% against the year before. The harvested area increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 when the harvested area increased by X% against the previous year. The level of harvested area peaked in 2021 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

Tomato Exports

Exports in Africa

In 2021, tomato exports in Africa stood at X tons, growing by X% on 2020 figures. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 with an increase of X%. The volume of export peaked at X tons in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, the exports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, tomato exports reached $X in 2021. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 with an increase of X%. The level of export peaked at $X in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, the exports remained at a lower figure.

Exports by Country

In 2021, Morocco (X tons) represented the largest exporter of tomatoes, achieving X% of total exports. It was distantly followed by Egypt (X tons), mixing up a X% share of total exports. Tunisia (X tons), South Africa (X tons) and Ethiopia (X tons) held a minor share of total exports.

Morocco was also the fastest-growing in terms of the tomatoes exports, with a CAGR of +X% from 2012 to 2021. Egypt, Tunisia and Ethiopia experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. South Africa (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. percentage points. South Africa (less than X p.p.) saw their shares reduced. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

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

In Morocco, tomato exports increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012-2021. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: Tunisia (+X% per year) and Egypt (-X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the export price in Africa amounted to $X per ton, which is down by less than X% against the previous year. Over the last nine-year period, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2017 when the export price increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export prices attained the peak figure at $X per ton in 2020, and then declined modestly in the following year.

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

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

Tomato Imports

Imports in Africa

In 2021, purchases abroad of tomatoes decreased by less than X% to X tons, falling for the third consecutive year after three years of growth. Overall, imports showed a noticeable contraction. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2016 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, imports attained the peak figure at X tons in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, tomato imports expanded rapidly to $X in 2021. In general, imports recorded a mild decline. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of X% against the previous year. The level of import peaked at $X in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

Botswana (X tons), Djibouti (X tons), Lesotho (X tons) and Somalia (X tons) represented roughly X% of total imports in 2021. It was distantly followed by Mozambique (X tons), Swaziland (X tons), Namibia (X tons) and Ghana (X tons), together achieving a X% share of total imports. South Africa (X tons) held a relatively small share of total imports.

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

In value terms, the largest tomato importing markets in Africa were Somalia ($X), Botswana ($X) and Djibouti ($X), with a combined X% share of total imports. These countries were followed by Mozambique, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa, Ghana and Swaziland, which together accounted for a further X terms of the main importing countries, Swaziland, with a CAGR of +X%, recorded the highest growth rate of the value of imports, over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the import price in Africa amounted to $X per ton, surging by X% against the previous year. Over the period from 2012 to 2021, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The level of import peaked at $X per ton in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, import prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

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

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Mozambique (+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 tomatoes in Africa?
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The countries with the highest volumes of tomato consumption in 2021 were Egypt, Nigeria and Algeria, with a combined 57% share of total consumption. Tunisia, Cameroon, Morocco, Sudan, Malawi, Mozambique, Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania and Ghana lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 35%.
What are the largest producers of tomatoes in Africa?
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The countries with the highest volumes of tomato production in 2021 were Egypt, Nigeria and Algeria, with a combined 55% share of total production. Tunisia, Morocco, Cameroon, Sudan, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Kenya, Tanzania and Ghana lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 37%.
What are the leading suppliers of tomatoes in Africa?
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In value terms, Morocco remains the largest tomato supplier in Africa, comprising 88% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by Tunisia, with a 5.9% share of total exports. It was followed by Egypt, with less than 0.1% share.
What are the leading importers of tomatoes in Africa?
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In value terms, the largest tomato importing markets in Africa were Somalia, Botswana and Djibouti, together comprising 48% of total imports. These countries were followed by Mozambique, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa, Ghana and Swaziland, which together accounted for a further 34%.
What is the average export price for tomatoes in Africa?
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In 2021, the export price in Africa amounted to $1,172 per ton, with a decrease of less than 0.1% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for tomatoes in Africa?
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The import price in Africa stood at $853 per ton in 2021, jumping by 16% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the tomato 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:
• FCL 388 - Tomatoes, fresh

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
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 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:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Yield, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
Table 11:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 12:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 13:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
Table 14:
Producer Prices, By Major Producing Country, 2021
Table 15:
Producer Prices Index - Annual Data (2004-2006=100), By Major Producing Country
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:
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, 2012–2021
Figure 18:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 19:
Area Harvested, 2012–2021
Figure 20:
Yield, 2012–2021
Figure 21:
Production, By Country, 2021
Figure 22:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 23:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2021
Figure 24:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 25:
Yield, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 29:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 31:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 32:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 33:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 35:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 36:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 37:
Export Prices, 2012–2021
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