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Eastern Asia: Grain Market 2022

Grain Market Size in Eastern Asia

After four years of growth, the East Asian grain market decreased by -X% to $X in 2021. 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 2020, and then contracted modestly in the following year.

Grain Production in Eastern Asia

In value terms, grain production fell to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. The total production indicated a modest 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, production increased by +X% against 2016 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2019 with an increase of X%. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $X in 2020, and then declined in the following year.

The country with the largest volume of grain production was China (X tons), accounting for X% of total volume. It was followed by Japan (X tons), with a X% share of total production.

In China, grain production expanded at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012-2021.

The average grain yield declined to X tons per ha in 2021, leveling off at the previous year. Overall, the yield, however, showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2019 when the yield increased by X% 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.

The grain harvested area stood at X ha in 2021, remaining stable against the previous year. Over the period under review, the harvested area showed 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 reached the peak level of X ha. From 2016 to 2021, the growth of the grain harvested area remained at a lower figure.

Grain Exports

Exports in Eastern Asia

In 2021, after four years of decline, there was significant growth in overseas shipments of cereal grains, when their volume increased by X% to X tons. Overall, exports, however, continue to indicate a drastic downturn. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the exports hit record highs at X tons in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, the exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, grain exports expanded slightly to $X in 2021. Over the period under review, exports, however, continue to indicate a deep setback. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2016 with an increase of X% against the previous year. The level of export peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, the exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

China was the largest exporting country with an export of around X tons, which accounted for X% of total exports. It was distantly followed by Hong Kong SAR (X tons), mixing up an X% share of total exports. South Korea (X tons) took a relatively small share of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, average annual rates of growth with regard to grain exports from China stood at -X%. At the same time, Hong Kong SAR (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Hong Kong SAR emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in Eastern Asia, with a CAGR of +X% from 2012-2021. By contrast, South Korea (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. From 2012 to 2021, the share of Hong Kong SAR increased by +X percentage points. South Korea (-X p.p.) and China (-X p.p.) saw their shares reduced.

In value terms, China ($X) remains the largest grain supplier in Eastern Asia, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by Hong Kong SAR ($X), with a X% share of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value in China stood at -X%. The remaining exporting countries recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Hong Kong SAR (+X% per year) and South Korea (-X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the export price in Eastern Asia amounted to $X per ton, falling by -X% against the previous year. Export price indicated a buoyant expansion from 2012 to 2021: its price 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, grain export price increased by +X% against 2015 indices. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2015 an increase of X%. Over the period under review, the export prices hit record highs at $X per ton in 2020, and then dropped in the following year.

Prices varied noticeably countryorigin: the country with the highest price was China ($X per ton), while Hong Kong SAR ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

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

Grain Imports

Imports in Eastern Asia

For the third year in a row, Eastern Asia recorded growth in supplies from abroad of cereal grains, which increased by X% to X tons in 2021. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed throughout the analyzed period. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2015 when imports increased by X%. The volume of import peaked in 2021 and is likely to see gradual growth in the near future.

In value terms, grain imports rose rapidly to $X in 2021. In general, imports, however, continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2020 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, imports attained the peak figure at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2021, China (X tons) represented the largest importer of cereal grains, committing X% of total imports. Japan (X tons) held the second position in the ranking, distantly followed by South Korea (X tons) and Taiwan (Chinese) (X tons). All these countries together held approx. X% share of total imports.

From 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were in China (with a CAGR of +X%), while purchases for the other leaders experienced mixed trends in the imports figures.

In value terms, China ($X), Japan ($X) and South Korea ($X) appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2021, with a combined X% share of total imports.

In terms of the main importing countries, China, 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 a decline in the imports figures.

Import Prices by Country

The import price in Eastern Asia stood at $X per ton in 2021, growing by X% against the previous year. Overall, the import price, however, continues to indicate a perceptible contraction. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 an increase of X%. The level of import peaked at $X per ton in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, import prices remained at a lower figure.

Average prices varied somewhat amongst the major importing countries. In 2021, major importing countries recorded the following prices: in Japan ($X per ton) and Taiwan (Chinese) ($X per ton), while South Korea ($X per ton) and China ($X per ton) were amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Japan (-X%), while the other leaders experienced a decline in the import price figures.

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 cereal grains in Eastern Asia?
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China remains the largest grain consuming country in Eastern Asia, comprising approx. 91% of total volume. Moreover, grain consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Japan, more than tenfold.
What are the largest producers of cereal grains in Eastern Asia?
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China constituted the country with the largest volume of grain production, accounting for 96% of total volume. It was followed by Japan, with a 1.8% share of total production.
What are the leading exporters of cereal grains in Eastern Asia?
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In value terms, China remains the largest grain supplier in Eastern Asia, comprising 94% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by Hong Kong SAR, with a 3.7% share of total exports.
What are the leading importers of cereal grains in Eastern Asia?
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In value terms, China, Japan and South Korea appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2021, together accounting for 93% of total imports.
What is the average export price for cereal grains in Eastern Asia?
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The export price in Eastern Asia stood at $1,035 per ton in 2021, declining by -7.5% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for cereal grains in Eastern Asia?
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The import price in Eastern Asia stood at $250 per ton in 2021, growing by 7.5% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the grain market in Eastern 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 108 - Cereals, nes
• FCL 103 - Mixed grain
• FCL 92 - Quinoa
• FCL 15 - Wheat
• FCL 71 - Rye
• FCL 44 - Barley
• FCL 75 - Oats
• FCL 56 - Maize
• FCL 27 - Rice, paddy
• FCL 83 - Sorghum
• FCL 89 - Buckwheat
• FCL 101 - Canary seed
• FCL 94 - Fonio
• FCL 97 - Triticale
• FCL 79 - Millet
Country coverage:
• Democratic People's Republic of Korea
• Macao SAR
• Taiwan (Chinese)

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Production in Eastern Asia, split by region and country
• Trade (exports and imports) in Eastern Asia
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

Reasons to buy this report:
• Take advantage of the latest data
• Find deeper insights into current market developments
• Discover vital success factors affecting the market
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

• China
• Hong Kong SAR
• Macao SAR
• Japan
• South Korea
• Taiwan (Chinese)
• 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, 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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