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China: Date Market Overview 2021

Date Market Size in China

The Chinese date market rose rapidly to $X in 2020, surging by X% against the previous year. In general, consumption saw a buoyant increase. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market reached the peak level in 2020 and is expected to retain growth in the near future.

Date Production in China

In value terms, date production stood at $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. Overall, production continues to indicate a buoyant increase. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2013 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Date production peaked at $X in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2020, production failed to regain the momentum.

In 2020, the average yield of dates in China contracted modestly to X tonnes per ha, waning by -X% compared with the previous year's figure. Overall, the yield continues to indicate a noticeable curtailment. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010 when the yield increased by X% year-to-year. The date yield peaked at X tonnes per ha in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, the yield stood 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.

The date harvested area in China rose notably to X ha in 2020, surging by X% compared with the year before. In general, the total harvested area indicated a prominent expansion from 2007 to 2020: its figure increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2020 figures, date harvested area increased by +X% against 2007 indices. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2009 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, the harvested area dedicated to date production attained the maximum in 2020 and is expected to retain growth in the near future.

Date Exports

Exports from China

Date exports from China dropped markedly to X tonnes in 2020, reducing by -X% on the previous year's figure. Overall, exports saw a significant decrease. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2012 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, exports reached the peak of X tonnes. from 2013 to 2020, the growth exports remained at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, date exports declined sharply to $X in 2020. In general, exports saw a precipitous contraction. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2012 when exports increased by X% year-to-year. As a result, exports attained the peak of $X. from 2013 to 2020, the growth exports failed to regain the momentum.

Exports by Country

Hong Kong SAR (X tonnes), Macao SAR (X tonnes) and Malaysia (X kg) were the main destinations of date exports from China, together accounting for X% of total exports.

From 2007 to 2020, the biggest increases were in Macao SAR, while shipments for the other leaders experienced a decline.

In value terms, Hong Kong SAR ($X) emerged as the key foreign market for date exports from China, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Macao SAR ($X), with a X% share of total exports. It was followed by Malaysia, with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual growth rate of value to Hong Kong SAR totaled -X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Macao SAR (-X% per year) and Malaysia (-X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

The average date export price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, picking up by X% against the previous year. Overall, the export price posted prominent growth. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2013 when the average export price increased by X% year-to-year. The export price peaked in 2020 and is expected to retain growth in the near future.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination; the country with the highest price was Hong Kong SAR ($X per tonne), while the average price for exports to Malaysia ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to Macao SAR, while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

Date Imports

Imports into China

In 2020, the amount of dates imported into China contracted to X tonnes, waning by -X% on 2019 figures. Overall, imports, however, posted strong growth. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2012 when imports increased by X% year-to-year. Imports peaked at X tonnes in 2019, and then dropped in the following year.

In value terms, date imports plummeted to $X in 2020. In general, imports, however, showed a prominent expansion. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 with an increase of X% year-to-year. As a result, imports reached the peak of $X. from 2015 to 2020, the growth imports remained at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2020, Iraq (X tonnes) constituted the largest date supplier to China, accounting for a X% share of total imports. Moreover, date imports from Iraq exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, Saudi Arabia (X tonnes), threefold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Iran (X tonnes), with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual growth rate of volume from Iraq was relatively modest. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Saudi Arabia (+X% per year) and Iran (-X% per year).

In value terms, the largest date suppliers to China were Iraq ($X), Saudi Arabia ($X) and Iran ($X), with a combined X% share of total imports.

In terms of the main suppliers, Saudi Arabia saw the highest rates of growth with regard to 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

The average date import price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, waning by -X% against the previous year. In general, the import price, however, continues to indicate a temperate expansion. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2009 an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, average import prices hit record highs at $X per tonne in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2020, import prices failed to regain the momentum.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin; the country with the highest price was Iran ($X per tonne), while the price for Iraq ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by the United Arab Emirates, while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for dates in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of date consumption in 2020 were Egypt (1.6M tonnes), Saudi Arabia (1.4M tonnes) and Iran (1.2M tonnes), with a combined 44% share of global consumption. These countries were followed by Algeria, Iraq, Pakistan, Sudan, Oman, India, the United Arab Emirates, Tunisia, China and Libya, which together accounted for a further 44%.
What are the largest producers of dates in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of date production in 2020 were Egypt (1.6M tonnes), Saudi Arabia (1.6M tonnes) and Iran (1.3M tonnes), together accounting for 49% of global production. These countries were followed by Algeria, Iraq, Pakistan, Sudan, Oman, Tunisia, the United Arab Emirates, Libya and China, which together accounted for a further 44%.
What are the leading suppliers of dates to China?
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In value terms, the largest date suppliers to China were Iraq ($1.8M), Saudi Arabia ($1.4M) and Iran ($1M), with a combined 83% share of total imports.
What are the leading importers of dates from China?
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In value terms, Hong Kong SAR ($20K) emerged as the key foreign market for date exports from China, comprising 67% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Macao SAR ($8.1K), with a 28% share of total exports. It was followed by Malaysia, with a 3.6% share.
What is the average export price for dates in China?
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In 2020, the average date export price amounted to $2,974 per tonne, surging by 30% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for dates in China?
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In 2020, the average date import price amounted to $471 per tonne, falling by -10% against the previous year.
Product coverage:
• FCL 577 - Dates

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the date market in China. 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.


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Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Trade (exports and imports) in China
• 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

3. MARKET OVERVIEW

Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

3.1
MARKET SIZE
3.2
MARKET STRUCTURE
3.3
TRADE BALANCE
3.4
PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION
3.5
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, HARVESTED AREA AND YIELD
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2007–2020
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

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

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 In 2007–2020
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007–2020
Figure 8:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 9:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 10:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 11:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 12:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 13:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 14:
Yield And Growth
Figure 15:
Exports And Growth
Figure 16:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 17:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 18:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 19:
Imports And Growth
Figure 20:
Import Prices
Figure 21:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 22:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 23:
Area Harvested, 2007–2020
Figure 24:
Yield, 2007–2020
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 27:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 29:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 30:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 33:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 35:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 36:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020
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