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China: Vegetable Market 2022

Vegetable Market Size in China

After nine years of growth, the Chinese vegetable market decreased by -X% to $X in 2021. Overall, the total consumption indicated a remarkable increase from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last nine-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, consumption increased by +X% against 2012 indices. Vegetable consumption peaked at $X in 2020, and then declined slightly in the following year.

Vegetable Production in China

In value terms, vegetable production reduced to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Over the period under review, the total production indicated a resilient expansion from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +X% 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 increased by +X% against 2012 indices. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2015 with an increase of X%. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $X in 2020, and then shrank modestly in the following year.

In 2021, the average yield of vegetables in China dropped modestly to X tonnes per ha, waning by -X% on the year before. The yield figure 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 in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when the yield increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the average vegetable yield attained the peak level at X tonnes per ha in 2020, and then fell modestly 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, the total area harvested in terms of vegetables production in China reached X ha, remaining relatively unchanged against the previous year. Over the period under review, the harvested area recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2015 with an increase of X%. As a result, the harvested area attained the peak level of X ha. From 2016 to 2021, the growth of the vegetable harvested area remained at a lower figure.

Vegetable Exports

Exports from China

In 2021, approx. X tonnes of vegetables were exported from China; increasing by X% on 2020. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. As a result, the exports attained the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, vegetable exports shrank modestly to $X in 2021. Over the period under review, total exports indicated a strong increase from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last nine-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, exports increased by +X% against 2018 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2019 when exports increased by X%. Over the period under review, the exports attained the peak figure at $X in 2020, and then fell modestly in the following year.

Exports by Country

Hong Kong SAR (X tonnes), Vietnam (X tonnes) and Indonesia (X tonnes) were the main destinations of vegetable exports from China, together accounting for X% of total exports. These countries were followed by Malaysia, Thailand, Russia, Japan, Macao SAR, South Korea, Bangladesh, Brazil and the United Arab Emirates, which together accounted for a further X 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were in Bangladesh (with a CAGR of +X%), while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Hong Kong SAR ($X), Vietnam ($X) and Indonesia ($X) appeared to be the largest markets for vegetable exported from China worldwide, together accounting for X% of total exports. Malaysia, Russia, Japan, Thailand, Brazil, South Korea, the United Arab Emirates, Bangladesh and Macao SAR lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further X terms of the main countries of destination, Bangladesh, with a CAGR of +X%, recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of exports, over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Export Prices by Country

The average vegetable export price stood at $X per tonne in 2021, declining by -X% against the previous year. Over the last nine years, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 an increase of X%. As a result, the export price reached the peak level of $X per tonne. From 2017 to 2021, the the average export prices remained at a somewhat lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices for the major foreign markets. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Hong Kong SAR ($X per tonne), while the average price for exports to Macao SAR ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

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

Vegetable Imports

Imports into China

In 2021, the amount of vegetables imported into China expanded remarkably to X tonnes, with an increase of X% compared with 2020 figures. Overall, imports posted a significant increase. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2019 with an increase of X%. As a result, imports reached the peak of X tonnes. From 2020 to 2021, the growth imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, vegetable imports totaled $X in 2021. Over the period under review, imports saw a resilient increase. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2017 when imports increased by X% against the previous year. Imports peaked at $X in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2021, Vietnam (X tonnes) constituted the largest supplier of vegetable to China, accounting for a X% share of total imports. Moreover, vegetable imports from Vietnam exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, Myanmar (X tonnes), sevenfold.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of volume from Vietnam totaled +X%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Myanmar (+X% per year) and New Zealand (+X% per year).

In value terms, Vietnam ($X) constituted the largest supplier of vegetable to China, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Myanmar ($X), with an X% share of total imports.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value from Vietnam stood at +X%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Myanmar (-X% per year) and New Zealand (+X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the average vegetable import price amounted to $X per tonne, remaining constant against the previous year. Overall, the import price, however, continues to indicate a pronounced decline. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013 when the average import price increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, average import prices attained the maximum at $X per tonne in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, import prices failed to regain momentum.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major supplying countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was New Zealand ($X per tonne), while the price for Myanmar ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by New Zealand (+X%), while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced a decline.

Source: IndexBox Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2021 2007-2021 2022-2030 US$, Tonnes

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for vegetables in the world?
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China constituted the country with the largest volume of vegetable consumption, accounting for 45% of total volume. Moreover, vegetable consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, India, fourfold. The United States ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 3.6% share.
What are the largest producers of vegetables in the world?
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The country with the largest volume of vegetable production was China, comprising approx. 45% of total volume. Moreover, vegetable production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, India, fourfold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by the United States, with a 3.3% share.
What are the leading suppliers of vegetables to China?
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In value terms, Vietnam constituted the largest supplier of vegetable to China, comprising 78% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Myanmar, with an 8.4% share of total imports.
What are the leading importers of vegetables from China?
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In value terms, Hong Kong SAR, Vietnam and Indonesia constituted the largest markets for vegetable exported from China worldwide, together accounting for 50% of total exports. These countries were followed by Malaysia, Russia, Japan, Thailand, Brazil, South Korea, the United Arab Emirates, Bangladesh and Macao SAR, which together accounted for a further 31%.
What is the average export price for vegetables in China?
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In 2021, the average vegetable export price amounted to $730 per tonne, falling by -12% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for vegetables in China?
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In 2021, the average vegetable import price amounted to $712 per tonne, approximately equating the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the vegetable 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:
• FCL 116 - Potatoes
• FCL 388 - Tomatoes, fresh
• FCL 402 - Onions, shallots (green)
• FCL 403 - Onions, dry
• FCL 406 - Garlic
• FCL 407 - Leeks and other alliaceous vegetables
• FCL 393 - Cauliflowers and broccoli
• FCL 372 - Lettuce and chicory
• FCL 426 - Carrot
• FCL 397 - Cucumbers and gherkins
• FCL 417 - Peas, green
• FCL 414 - Beans, green
• FCL 423 - String Beans
• FCL 367 - Asparagus
• FCL 399 - Eggplants
• FCL 401 - Chillies and peppers (green)
• FCL 373 - Spinach
• FCL 260 - Olives
• FCL 394 - Pumpkins, squash and gourds
• FCL 463 - Vegetables, Fresh n.e.s.
• FCL 446 - Green Corn (Maize)
• FCL 430 - Okra
• FCL 394 - Pumpkins, squash and gourds
• FCL 378 - Cassava leaves
• FCL 366 - Artichokes
• FCL 260 - Olives
• FCL 358 - Cabbages
• FCL 449 - Mushrooms
• FCL 366 - Artichokes
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
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 2007–2021
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2007–2021
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, 2007–2021
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2021
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007–2021
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2021
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2021
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, 2007–2021
Figure 22:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 23:
Area Harvested, 2007–2021
Figure 24:
Yield, 2007–2021
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 27:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 29:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 30:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2021
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 33:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 35:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 36:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2021
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