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Asia: Root And Tuber Market 2022

Root And Tuber Market Size in Asia

In 2021, the Asian root and tuber market increased by 4.7% to $X for the first time since 2018, thus ending a two-year declining trend. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +2.1% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed throughout the analyzed period. The level of consumption peaked at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, consumption remained at a lower figure.

Root And Tuber Production in Asia

In value terms, root and tuber production expanded markedly to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. The total output value increased at an average annual rate of +4.0% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 with an increase of 19%. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $X in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, production failed to regain momentum.

China (X tons) remains the largest root and tuber producing country in Asia, accounting for 41% of total volume. Moreover, root and tuber production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, India (X tons), twofold. The third position in this ranking was taken by Thailand (X tons), with a 9.5% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of volume in China amounted to -1.3%. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: India (+1.2% per year) and Thailand (+0.1% per year).

The average root and tuber yield contracted to X tons per ha in 2021, approximately equating 2020. Overall, the yield, however, recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2017 when the yield increased by 2.6% against the previous year. The level of yield peaked at X tons per ha in 2020, and then contracted slightly in the following year. Despite the increased use of modern agricultural techniques and methods, future yield figures may still be impacted by adverse weather conditions.

In 2021, approx. X ha of roots and tubers were harvested in Asia; flattening at 2020 figures. Overall, the harvested area recorded a slight descent. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2020 with an increase of 0.9% against the previous year. The level of harvested area peaked at X ha in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, the harvested area stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Root And Tuber Exports

Exports in Asia

In 2021, shipments abroad of roots and tubers increased by 50% to X tons, rising for the second year in a row after two years of decline. In general, exports, however, recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2020 when exports increased by 52%. The volume of export peaked at X tons in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2021, the exports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, root and tuber exports skyrocketed to $X in 2021. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +1.3% over the period from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Over the period under review, the exports reached the maximum at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, the exports failed to regain momentum.

Exports by Country

Thailand prevails in exports structure, recording X tons, which was near 65% of total exports in 2021. Vietnam (X tons) ranks second in terms of the total exports with a 6.4% share, followed by China (5.9%), India (4.9%) and Pakistan (4.8%). The following exporters - Turkey (X tons) and Israel (X tons) - together made up 4.8% of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, average annual rates of growth with regard to root and tuber exports from Thailand stood at +2.5%. At the same time, Turkey (+26.2%) and India (+9.6%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Turkey emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in Asia, with a CAGR of +26.2% from 2012-2021. China and Pakistan experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, Israel (-2.7%) and Vietnam (-14.5%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. While the share of Thailand (+13 p.p.), India (+2.8 p.p.) and Turkey (+2.6 p.p.) increased significantly in terms of the total exports from 2012-2021, the share of Vietnam (-19.7 p.p.) displayed negative dynamics. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, Thailand ($X) remains the largest root and tuber supplier in Asia, comprising 48% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by China ($X), with a 14% share of total exports. It was followed by Vietnam, with a 6.2% share.

In Thailand, root and tuber exports increased at an average annual rate of +2.0% over the period from 2012-2021. The remaining exporting countries recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: China (+3.4% per year) and Vietnam (-12.7% per year).

Export Prices by Country

The export price in Asia stood at $X per ton in 2021, waning by -12.3% against the previous year. Export price indicated modest growth from 2012 to 2021: its price increased at an average annual rate of +1.4% over the last nine-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, root and tuber export price decreased by -35.1% against 2019 indices. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2019 when the export price increased by 53% against the previous year. As a result, the export price reached the peak level of $X per ton. From 2020 to 2021, the the export prices remained at a lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably country of origin: the country with the highest price was China ($X per ton), while Turkey ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Israel (+3.2%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Root And Tuber Imports

Imports in Asia

In 2021, supplies from abroad of roots and tubers increased by 34% to X tons, rising for the second year in a row after two years of decline. Total imports indicated moderate growth from 2012 to 2021: its volume increased at an average annual rate of +2.2% over the last nine-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, imports increased by +86.4% against 2019 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2020 with an increase of 39% against the previous year. The volume of import peaked at X tons in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, root and tuber imports skyrocketed to $X in 2021. Total imports indicated modest growth from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +1.9% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, imports increased by +51.0% against 2019 indices. The level of import peaked at $X in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

China was the key importer of roots and tubers in Asia, with the volume of imports finishing at X tons, which was near 51% of total imports in 2021. It was distantly followed by Thailand (X tons), comprising a 25% share of total imports. The following importers - Nepal (X tons), South Korea (X tons), Uzbekistan (X tons), Malaysia (X tons), Vietnam (X tons) and Azerbaijan (X tons) - together made up 12% of total imports.

Imports into China decreased at an average annual rate of -1.1% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Uzbekistan (+35.2%), Azerbaijan (+25.5%), Thailand (+15.3%), Vietnam (+10.3%) and Nepal (+9.7%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Uzbekistan emerged as the fastest-growing importer imported in Asia, with a CAGR of +35.2% from 2012-2021. Malaysia experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, South Korea (-9.2%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. While the share of Thailand (+17 p.p.) and Uzbekistan (+1.7 p.p.) increased significantly in terms of the total imports from 2012-2021, the share of South Korea (-3.8 p.p.) and China (-17.7 p.p.) displayed negative dynamics. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, China ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported roots and tubers in Asia, comprising 46% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Thailand ($X), with a 15% share of total imports. It was followed by Vietnam, with a 6.2% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value in China stood at -1.6%. The remaining importing countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Thailand (+16.9% per year) and Vietnam (+19.3% per year).

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the import price in Asia amounted to $X per ton, approximately equating the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2019 when the import price increased by 30%. As a result, import price attained the peak level of $X per ton. From 2020 to 2021, the import prices failed to regain momentum.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major importing countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Vietnam ($X per ton), while Thailand ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Vietnam (+8.2%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence 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 roots and tubers in Asia?
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China constituted the country with the largest volume of root and tuber consumption, comprising approx. 43% of total volume. Moreover, root and tuber consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, India, twofold. The third position in this ranking was held by Thailand, with an 8.6% share.
What are the largest producers of roots and tubers in Asia?
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China constituted the country with the largest volume of root and tuber production, comprising approx. 41% of total volume. Moreover, root and tuber production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, India, twofold. The third position in this ranking was taken by Thailand, with a 9.5% share.
What are the leading exporters of roots and tubers in Asia?
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In value terms, Thailand remains the largest root and tuber supplier in Asia, comprising 48% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by China, with a 14% share of total exports. It was followed by Vietnam, with a 6.2% share.
What are the leading importers of roots and tubers in Asia?
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In value terms, China constitutes the largest market for imported roots and tubers in Asia, comprising 46% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by Thailand, with a 15% share of total imports. It was followed by Vietnam, with a 6.2% share.
What is the average export price for roots and tubers in Asia?
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The export price in Asia stood at $304 per ton in 2021, reducing by -12.3% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for roots and tubers in Asia?
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The import price in Asia stood at $264 per ton in 2021, approximately mirroring the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the root and tuber market in Asia. 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 125 - Cassava
• FCL 149 - Roots and tubers nes
• FCL 122 - Sweet potatoes
• FCL 136 - Taro (Cocoyam)
• FCL 137 - Yams
• FCL 135 - Yautia (Cocoyam)

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Production in Asia, split by region and country
• Trade (exports and imports) in Asia
• 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
REPORT DESCRIPTION
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 PRODUCT

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

• Afghanistan
• Armenia
• Azerbaijan
• Bahrain
• Bangladesh
• Bhutan
• Brunei Darussalam
• Cambodia
• China
• Hong Kong SAR
• Macao SAR
• Cyprus
• Georgia
• India
• Indonesia
• Iran
• Iraq
• Israel
• Japan
• Jordan
• Kazakhstan
• Kuwait
• Kyrgyzstan
• Lebanon
• Malaysia
• Maldives
• Mongolia
• Myanmar
• Nepal
• Oman
• Pakistan
• Palestine
• Philippines
• Qatar
• Saudi Arabia
• Singapore
• South Korea
• Sri Lanka
• Syrian Arab Republic
• Taiwan (Chinese)
• Tajikistan
• Thailand
• Timor-Leste
• Turkey
• Turkmenistan
• United Arab Emirates
• Uzbekistan
• Vietnam
• Yemen
• Lao People's Democratic Republic
• Democratic People's Republic of Korea
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, 2018–2021
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2007-2021
Table 7:
Yield, By Country, 2007-2021
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, 2007-2021
Figure 25:
Yield, By Country, 2007-2021
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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