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Egypt: Melon Market Overview 2021

Melon Market Size in Egypt

In 2020, the Egyptian melon market increased by X% to $X, rising for the second year in a row after four years of decline. In general, consumption continues to indicate a slight expansion. Over the period under review, the market reached the maximum level at $X in 2010; however, from 2011 to 2020, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Melon Production in Egypt

In value terms, melon production soared to $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. Overall, production saw a noticeable increase. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $X in 2010; however, from 2011 to 2020, production remained at a lower figure.

The average yield of melons in Egypt totaled X tonnes per ha in 2020, approximately reflecting the year before. Overall, the yield saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, the average melon yield hit record highs at X tonnes per ha in 2015; however, from 2016 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.

In 2020, approx. X ha of melons were harvested in Egypt; remaining relatively unchanged against the previous year. Overall, the harvested area saw a slight reduction. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2008 when the harvested area increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, the harvested area dedicated to melon production attained the maximum at X ha in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2020, the harvested area failed to regain the momentum.

Melon Exports

Exports from Egypt

In 2020, shipments abroad of melons decreased by -X% to X tonnes, falling for the third consecutive year after two years of growth. In general, exports saw a deep contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Exports peaked at X tonnes in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, exports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, melon exports dropped dramatically to $X in 2020. Over the period under review, exports faced a abrupt descent. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2012 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, exports attained the peak of $X. from 2013 to 2020, the growth exports remained at a lower figure.

Exports by Country

Turkey (X tonnes) was the main destination for melon exports from Egypt, with a X% share of total exports. Moreover, melon exports to Turkey exceeded the volume sent to the second major destination, Kuwait (X tonnes), fourfold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Saudi Arabia (X tonnes), with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual growth rate of volume to Turkey stood at +X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Kuwait (-X% per year) and Saudi Arabia (+X% per year).

In value terms, the largest markets for melon exported from Egypt were Turkey ($X), Kuwait ($X) and Saudi Arabia ($X), with a combined X% share of total exports.

Among the main countries of destination, Turkey recorded the highest growth rate of 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

In 2020, the average melon export price amounted to $X per tonne, declining by -X% against the previous year. In general, the export price, however, showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2008 when the average export price increased by X% against the previous year. The export price peaked at $X per tonne in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, export prices remained at a lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination; the country with the highest price was Oman ($X per tonne), while the average price for exports to Turkey ($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 Turkey, while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

Melon Imports

Imports into Egypt

Melon imports into Egypt shrank significantly to X tonnes in 2020, with a decrease of -X% against the previous year's figure. Over the period under review, imports recorded a deep contraction. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2012 with an increase of X% year-to-year. As a result, imports attained the peak of X tonnes. from 2013 to 2020, the growth imports remained at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, melon imports reached $X in 2020. Overall, imports continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2014 with an increase of X% year-to-year. As a result, imports attained the peak of $X. from 2015 to 2020, the growth imports remained at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2020, Costa Rica (X tonnes) constituted the largest supplier of melon to Egypt, accounting for a X% share of total imports. Moreover, melon imports from Costa Rica exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, Brazil (X tonnes), threefold. The Netherlands (X tonnes) ranked third in terms of total imports with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume from Costa Rica stood at +X%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Brazil (-X% per year) and the Netherlands (+X% per year).

In value terms, the largest melon suppliers to Egypt were Costa Rica ($X), Honduras ($X) and the Netherlands ($X), together accounting for X% of total imports.

In terms of the main suppliers, Costa Rica recorded the highest growth rate of 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 melon import price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, increasing by X% against the previous year. In general, the import price enjoyed a resilient expansion. As a result, import price attained the peak level and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major supplying countries. In 2020, the country with the highest price was Honduras ($X per tonne), while the price for India ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Honduras, 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 melons in the world?
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China (14M tonnes) constituted the country with the largest volume of melon consumption, comprising approx. 49% of total volume. Moreover, melon consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Turkey (1.8M tonnes), eightfold. India (1.3M tonnes) ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 4.7% share.
What are the largest producers of melons in the world?
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China (14M tonnes) remains the largest melon producing country worldwide, comprising approx. 49% of total volume. Moreover, melon production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Turkey (1.8M tonnes), eightfold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by India (1.3M tonnes), with a 4.7% share.
What are the leading suppliers of melons to Egypt?
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In value terms, the largest melon suppliers to Egypt were Costa Rica ($28K), Honduras ($26K) and the Netherlands ($20K), together accounting for 74% of total imports.
What are the leading importers of melons from Egypt?
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In value terms, Turkey ($340K), Kuwait ($328K) and Saudi Arabia ($260K) were the largest markets for melon exported from Egypt worldwide, together accounting for 75% of total exports.
What is the average export price for melons in Egypt?
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In 2020, the average melon export price amounted to $558 per tonne, declining by -7.5% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for melons in Egypt?
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In 2020, the average melon import price amounted to $3,689 per tonne, jumping by 61% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• FCL 568 - Melons, Cantaloupes

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the melon market in Egypt. 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.


Country coverage:
• Egypt

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

2.1
KEY FINDINGS
2.2
MARKET TRENDS
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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