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EU: Overview of the Market for Lamb and Sheep Meat 2021

Market Size for Lamb and Sheep Meat in the EU

The EU lamb and sheep meat market fell to $X in 2020, dropping by -X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, consumption saw a mild decrease. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011 with an increase of X% y-o-y. As a result, consumption attained the peak level of $X. from 2012 to 2020, the growth of the market remained at a lower figure.

Production of Lamb and Sheep Meat in the EU

In value terms, lamb and sheep meat production reached $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. In general, production showed a mild reduction. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2008 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $X in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2020, production failed to regain the momentum.

The countries with the highest volumes of lamb and sheep meat production in 2020 were Spain (X tonnes), France (X tonnes) and Ireland (X tonnes), with a combined X% share of total production.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of lamb and sheep meat production, amongst the main producing countries, was attained by Ireland, while lamb and sheep meat production for the other leaders experienced a decline in the production figures.

In 2020, the average yield of lamb and sheep meat in the European Union reached X kg per head, remaining stable against the previous year. Overall, the yield saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2015 with an increase of X% year-to-year. The level of yield peaked at X kg per head in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2020, the yield stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In 2020, number of animals slaughtered for lamb and sheep meat production in the European Union declined modestly to X heads, waning by -X% on 2019 figures. Over the period under review, the number of producing animals saw a noticeable descent. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2016 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, this number reached the maximum level at X heads in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, producing animals failed to regain the momentum.

Production By Country in the EU

The countries with the highest volumes of lamb and sheep meat production in 2020 were Spain (X tonnes), France (X tonnes) and Ireland (X tonnes), together comprising X% of total production.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of lamb and sheep meat production, amongst the leading producing countries, was attained by Ireland, while lamb and sheep meat production for the other leaders experienced a decline in the production figures.

Exports of Lamb and Sheep Meat

Exports in the EU

Lamb and sheep meat exports totaled X tonnes in 2020, standing approx. at the previous year. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2017 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, exports reached the peak of X tonnes. from 2018 to 2020, the growth exports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, lamb and sheep meat exports rose slightly to $X in 2020. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2017 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, exports reached the maximum in 2020 and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Exports by Country

Ireland (X tonnes) and Spain (X tonnes) represented roughly X% of total exports of lamb and sheep meat in 2020. It was distantly followed by the Netherlands (X tonnes), committing a X% share of total exports. France (X tonnes), Belgium (X tonnes), Greece (X tonnes), Germany (X tonnes), Italy (X tonnes) and Romania (X tonnes) followed a long way behind the leaders.

From 2007 to 2020, the biggest increases were in Romania, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Ireland ($X), Spain ($X) and the Netherlands ($X) appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2020, with a combined X% share of total exports. These countries were followed by Belgium, France, Germany, Greece, Romania and Italy, which together accounted for a further X recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to 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

The lamb and sheep meat export price in the European Union stood at $X per tonne in 2020, picking up by X% against the previous year. Overall, the export price recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011 when the export price increased by X% year-to-year. As a result, export price attained the peak level of $X per tonne. from 2012 to 2020, the growth in terms of the export prices remained at a lower figure.

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

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Germany, while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Imports of Lamb and Sheep Meat

Imports in the EU

In 2020, purchases abroad of lamb and sheep meat decreased by -X% to X tonnes, falling for the second year in a row after two years of growth. Over the period under review, imports recorded a mild reduction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 when imports increased by X% year-to-year. The volume of import peaked at X tonnes in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2020, imports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, lamb and sheep meat imports shrank modestly to $X in 2020. Overall, imports continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2011 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, imports reached the peak of $X. from 2012 to 2020, the growth imports failed to regain the momentum.

Imports by Country

In 2020, France (X tonnes), distantly followed by Germany (X tonnes), the Netherlands (X tonnes), Italy (X tonnes) and Belgium (X tonnes) were the major importers of lamb and sheep meat, together generating X% of total imports. The following importers - Ireland (X tonnes) and Sweden (X tonnes) - each amounted to an X% share of total imports.

From 2007 to 2020, the biggest increases were in Ireland, while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest lamb and sheep meat importing markets in the European Union were France ($X), Germany ($X) and the Netherlands ($X), together accounting for X% of total imports. These countries were followed by Belgium, Italy, Sweden and Ireland, which together accounted for a further X terms of the main importing countries, Ireland saw 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 lamb and sheep meat import price in the European Union stood at $X per tonne in 2020, increasing by X% against the previous year. Over the period from 2007 to 2020, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2011 an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, import price attained the peak level of $X per tonne. from 2012 to 2020, the growth in terms of the import prices remained at a somewhat lower figure.

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

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Sweden, while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for lamb and sheep meat in the the EU?
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The countries with the highest volumes of lamb and sheep meat consumption in 2020 were France (150K tonnes), Spain (84K tonnes) and Germany (78K tonnes), together accounting for 52% of total consumption. These countries were followed by Greece, Italy, Romania, Portugal, Ireland, Belgium, Sweden, the Netherlands and Austria, which together accounted for a further 41%.
What are the largest producers of lamb and sheep meat in the the EU?
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The countries with the highest volumes of lamb and sheep meat production in 2020 were Spain (119K tonnes), France (78K tonnes) and Ireland (66K tonnes), together accounting for 51% of total production.
What are the leading suppliers of lamb and sheep meat in the the EU?
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In value terms, the largest lamb and sheep meat supplying countries in the European Union were Ireland ($390M), Spain ($207M) and the Netherlands ($193M), together comprising 75% of total exports. Belgium, France, Germany, Greece, Romania and Italy lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 22%.
What are the leading importers of lamb and sheep meat in the the EU?
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In value terms, France ($524M), Germany ($430M) and the Netherlands ($219M) were the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2020, with a combined 65% share of total imports. These countries were followed by Belgium, Italy, Sweden and Ireland, which together accounted for a further 24%.
What is the average export price for lamb and sheep meat in the the EU?
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The lamb and sheep meat export price in the European Union stood at $6,773 per tonne in 2020, with an increase of 3.1% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for lamb and sheep meat in the the EU?
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In 2020, the lamb and sheep meat import price in the European Union amounted to $7,517 per tonne, surging by 4.5% against the previous year.
Product coverage:
• FCL 977 - Meat of sheep

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the market for lamb and sheep meat 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 2025.



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
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
PRODUCING ANIMALS AND YIELD BY COUNTRY
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2007–2020
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 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

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 2020
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015–2020
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 6:
Producing Animals, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 7:
Yield, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 8:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 9:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 10:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020
Table 11:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 12:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 13:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Table 14:
Producer Prices, By Major Producing Country, 2020
Table 15:
Producer Prices Index - Annual Data (2004-2006=100), By Major Producing Country
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2020
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, 2007–2020
Figure 18:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 19:
Producing Animals, 2007–2020
Figure 20:
Yield, 2007–2020
Figure 21:
Production, By Country, 2020
Figure 22:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 23:
Producing Animals, By Country, 2020
Figure 24:
Producing Animals, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 25:
Yield, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 26:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 27:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 29:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 30:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 31:
Import Prices, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 32:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 33:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 35:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 36:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 37:
Export Prices, 2007–2020
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