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China: Root And Tuber Market 2022

Root And Tuber Market Size in China

In 2021, the Chinese root and tuber market was finally on the rise to reach $X for the first time since 2018, thus ending a two-year declining trend. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +3.5% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. Root and tuber consumption peaked at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Root And Tuber Production in China

In value terms, root and tuber production amounted to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. In general, the total production indicated buoyant growth from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +6.3% over the last nine-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, production decreased by -21.2% against 2018 indices. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013 with an increase of 26%. Over the period under review, production attained the peak level at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In 2021, the average root and tuber yield in China was estimated at X tons per ha, almost unchanged from the previous year. Overall, the yield recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2017 when the yield increased by 3.5% against the previous year. The root and tuber yield peaked at X tons per ha in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, the yield remained at a 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, approx. X ha of roots and tubers were harvested in China; standing approx. at the year before. Overall, the harvested area showed a noticeable contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2020 with an increase of 1% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the harvested area dedicated to root and tuber production attained the maximum at X ha in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, the harvested area failed to regain momentum.

Root And Tuber Exports

Exports from China

In 2021, root and tuber exports from China fell to X tons, dropping by -9.2% on the previous year. In general, exports, however, continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2014 with an increase of 49%. Over the period under review, the exports attained the peak figure at X tons in 2016; however, from 2017 to 2021, the exports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, root and tuber exports declined remarkably to $X in 2021. Overall, total exports indicated a notable expansion from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +3.4% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, exports decreased by -34.4% against 2019 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 when exports increased by 53%. Over the period under review, the exports reached the maximum at $X in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, the exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

Vietnam (X tons), Malaysia (X tons) and Japan (X tons) were the main destinations of root and tuber exports from China, together accounting for 72% of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of shipments, amongst the main countries of destination, was attained by Vietnam (with a CAGR of +8.9%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Vietnam ($X) remains the key foreign market for root and tuber exports from China, comprising 39% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Japan ($X), with a 19% share of total exports. It was followed by Malaysia, with a 17% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value to Vietnam stood at +16.3%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Japan (-2.1% per year) and Malaysia (+1.7% per year).

Export Prices by Country

The average root and tuber export price stood at $X per ton in 2021, with a decrease of -8.8% against the previous year. Over the period from 2012 to 2021, it increased at an average annual rate of +2.8%. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 when the average export price increased by 27%. The export price peaked at $X per ton in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, the export prices remained at a lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices for the major external markets. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Japan ($X per ton), while the average price for exports to Sri Lanka ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to Russia (+13.2%), while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

Root And Tuber Imports

Imports into China

In 2021, overseas purchases of roots and tubers increased by 93% to X tons, rising for the second consecutive year after two years of decline. Overall, imports, however, recorded a slight decrease. Over the period under review, imports reached the maximum at X tons in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, root and tuber imports skyrocketed to $X in 2021. Over the period under review, imports, however, continue to indicate a slight curtailment. Imports peaked at $X in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2021, Thailand (X tons) constituted the largest root and tuber supplier to China, accounting for a 75% share of total imports. Moreover, root and tuber imports from Thailand exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, Vietnam (X tons), ninefold.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume from Thailand was relatively modest.

In value terms, Thailand ($X) constituted the largest supplier of root and tuber to China, comprising 88% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by Vietnam ($X), with a 10% share of total imports.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value from Thailand stood at +1.0%.

Import Prices by Country

The average root and tuber import price stood at $X per ton in 2021, growing by 1.5% against the previous year. Overall, the import price, however, showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 when the average import price increased by 32% against the previous year. Over the period under review, average import prices hit record highs at $X per ton in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, import prices remained at a lower figure.

Average prices varied noticeably amongst the major supplying countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Thailand ($X per ton), while the price for Vietnam totaled $X per ton.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Vietnam (+1.7%).

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 the world?
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China constituted the country with the largest volume of root and tuber consumption, comprising approx. 18% of total volume. Moreover, root and tuber consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Nigeria, twofold. India ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 7.4% share.
What are the largest producers of roots and tubers in the world?
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China constituted the country with the largest volume of root and tuber production, accounting for 18% of total volume. Moreover, root and tuber production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Nigeria, twofold. India ranked third in terms of total production with a 7.5% share.
What are the leading suppliers of roots and tubers to China?
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In value terms, Thailand constituted the largest supplier of root and tuber to China, comprising 88% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by Vietnam, with a 10% share of total imports.
What are the leading importers of roots and tubers from China?
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In value terms, Vietnam remains the key foreign market for root and tuber exports from China, comprising 39% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by Japan, with a 19% share of total exports. It was followed by Malaysia, with a 17% share.
What is the average export price for roots and tubers in China?
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The average root and tuber export price stood at $712 per ton in 2021, waning by -8.8% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for roots and tubers in China?
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The average root and tuber import price stood at $237 per ton in 2021, rising by 1.5% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the root and tuber 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 2030.


Product coverage:
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• FCL 136 - Taro (Cocoyam)
• FCL 137 - Yams
• FCL 135 - Yautia (Cocoyam)
Country coverage:

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

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2021
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

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

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 In 2007-2021
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007-2021
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, 2012–2021
Figure 22:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 23:
Area Harvested, 2012–2021
Figure 24:
Yield, 2012–2021
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 29:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 33:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 35:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 36:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
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