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EU - Figs - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights

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EU: Fig Market 2023

Fig Market Size in the EU

For the fourth year in a row, the EU fig market recorded growth in sales value, which increased by 0.8% to $X in 2021. The total consumption indicated a buoyant expansion from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +5.7% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, consumption increased by +48.9% against 2015 indices. The level of consumption peaked in 2021 and is likely to see gradual growth in years to come.

Fig Production in the EU

In value terms, fig production stood at $X in 2021 estimated in export price. The total production indicated a resilient expansion from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +6.4% 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 +56.4% against 2013 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 with an increase of 28% against the previous year. The level of production peaked in 2021 and is likely to see gradual growth in the immediate term.

Spain (X tons) constituted the country with the largest volume of fig production, comprising approx. 57% of total volume. Moreover, fig production in Spain exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Greece (X tons), threefold. Italy (X tons) ranked third in terms of total production with a 12% share.

In Spain, fig production increased at an average annual rate of +10.2% over the period from 2012-2021. The remaining producing countries recorded the following average annual rates of production growth: Greece (-0.5% per year) and Italy (+2.0% per year).

The average fig yield fell to X tons per ha in 2021, waning by -4.9% compared with the previous year. The yield figure increased at an average annual rate of +4.6% from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2016 with an increase of 31%. The level of yield peaked at X tons per ha in 2020, and then shrank 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 harvested area of figs in the European Union amounted to X ha, remaining relatively unchanged against the previous year's figure. Overall, the harvested area showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2019 when the harvested area increased by 3.8%. Over the period under review, the harvested area dedicated to fig production attained the peak figure at X ha in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, the harvested area failed to regain momentum.

Fig Exports

Exports in the EU

For the third consecutive year, the European Union recorded growth in overseas shipments of figs, which increased by 30% to X tons in 2021. Total exports indicated strong growth from 2012 to 2021: its volume increased at an average annual rate of +6.9% 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 +38.3% against 2018 indices. As a result, the exports attained the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, fig exports skyrocketed to $X in 2021. Total exports indicated a buoyant expansion from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +9.5% 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 +47.4% against 2017 indices. As a result, the exports reached the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Exports by Country

Austria (X tons) and Spain (X tons) represented roughly 43% of total exports in 2021. Germany (X tons) held a 13% share (based on physical terms) of total exports, which put it in second place, followed by the Netherlands (12%), Greece (8.4%) and Italy (7.3%). France (X tons) held a relatively small share of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were in Austria (with a CAGR of +59.5%), while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Austria ($X), the Netherlands ($X) and Germany ($X) were the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2021, with a combined 52% share of total exports.

Austria, with a CAGR of +62.1%, saw the highest growth rate of the value of exports, among the main exporting countries over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the export price in the European Union amounted to $X per ton, increasing by 9.1% against the previous year. Over the last nine-year period, it increased at an average annual rate of +2.4%. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 when the export price increased by 11% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export prices reached the peak figure in 2021 and is likely to see steady growth in years to come.

Prices varied noticeably country of origin: the country with the highest price was France ($X per ton), while Spain ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Spain (+4.4%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Fig Imports

Imports in the EU

In 2021, supplies from abroad of figs increased by 8.6% to X tons, rising for the third consecutive year after two years of decline. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +5.0% from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 with an increase of 16%. The volume of import peaked in 2021 and is likely to see steady growth in years to come.

In value terms, fig imports skyrocketed to $X in 2021. Total imports indicated strong growth from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +6.7% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, imports increased by +37.7% against 2014 indices. As a result, imports reached the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Imports by Country

Germany (X tons) and France (X tons) were the largest importers of figs in 2021, reaching approx. 23% and 23% of total imports, respectively. Austria (X tons) held a 12% share (based on physical terms) of total imports, which put it in second place, followed by the Netherlands (8%) and Italy (7%). Belgium (X tons), Slovakia (X tons), Poland (X tons), Hungary (X tons), Bulgaria (X tons), Spain (X tons) and Sweden (X tons) followed a long way behind the leaders.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the key importing countries, was attained by Bulgaria (with a CAGR of +26.8%), while imports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest fig importing markets in the European Union were Germany ($X), France ($X) and Austria ($X), with a combined 57% share of total imports. These countries were followed by the Netherlands, Italy, Belgium, Poland, Bulgaria, Sweden, Spain, Slovakia and Hungary, which together accounted for a further 33%.

Bulgaria, with a CAGR of +42.1%, recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of imports, in terms of the main importing countries over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the import price in the European Union amounted to $X per ton, with an increase of 9.5% against the previous year. Over the last nine-year period, it increased at an average annual rate of +1.6%. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 when the import price increased by 10%. The level of import peaked at $X per ton in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, import prices remained at a lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably country of destination: the country with the highest price was the Netherlands ($X per ton), while Hungary ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Bulgaria (+12.1%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2022 2012-2022 2023-2030 US$, Tons

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for figs in the the EU?
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Spain remains the largest fig consuming country in the European Union, accounting for 34% of total volume. Moreover, fig consumption in Spain exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, France, twofold. Greece ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 12% share.
What are the largest producers of figs in the the EU?
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Spain constituted the country with the largest volume of fig production, comprising approx. 57% of total volume. Moreover, fig production in Spain exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Greece, threefold. Italy ranked third in terms of total production with a 12% share.
What are the leading suppliers of figs in the the EU?
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In value terms, the largest fig supplying countries in the European Union were Austria, the Netherlands and Germany, together comprising 52% of total exports.
What are the leading importers of figs in the the EU?
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In value terms, Germany, France and Austria appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2021, together comprising 57% of total imports. The Netherlands, Italy, Belgium, Poland, Bulgaria, Sweden, Spain, Slovakia and Hungary lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 33%.
What is the average export price for figs in the the EU?
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In 2021, the export price in the European Union amounted to $4,387 per ton, growing by 9.1% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for figs in the the EU?
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The import price in the European Union stood at $3,940 per ton in 2021, picking up by 9.5% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the fig market in the EU. 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 569 - Figs

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Production in the EU, split by region and country
• Trade (exports and imports) in the EU
• 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
CONSUMPTION BY COUNTRY
3.3
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 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 2012–2022
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 2012–2022
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

• Austria
• Belgium
• Bulgaria
• Croatia
• Cyprus
• Czech Republic
• Denmark
• Estonia
• Finland
• France
• Germany
• Greece
• Hungary
• Ireland
• Italy
• Latvia
• Lithuania
• Luxembourg
• Malta
• Netherlands
• Poland
• Portugal
• Romania
• Slovakia
• Slovenia
• Spain
• Sweden
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2022
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2018–2022
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 6:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2007-2022
Table 7:
Yield, By Country, 2007-2022
Table 8:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 9:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 10:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
Table 11:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 12:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 13:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
Table 14:
Producer Prices, By Major Producing Country, 2022
Table 15:
Producer Prices Index - Annual Data (2004-2006=100), By Major Producing Country
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2022
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, 2012–2022
Figure 18:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 19:
Area Harvested, 2012–2022
Figure 20:
Yield, 2012–2022
Figure 21:
Production, By Country, 2022
Figure 22:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 23:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2022
Figure 24:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2007-2022
Figure 25:
Yield, By Country, 2007-2022
Figure 26:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 27:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 29:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 30:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 31:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 32:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 33:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 35:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 36:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 37:
Export Prices, 2012–2022
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