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Japan: Banana And Plantain Market 2022

Banana And Plantain Market Size in Japan

For the fourth consecutive year, the Japanese banana and plantain market recorded growth in sales value, which increased by X% to $X in 2021. Overall, consumption saw a slight expansion. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 when the market value increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, the market attained the peak level in 2021 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

Banana And Plantain Production in Japan

In value terms, banana and plantain production dropped modestly to $X in 2021 estimated in export prices. Overall, production, however, recorded a deep contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 when the production volume increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, production remained at a lower figure.

The average yield of bananas and plantains in Japan soared to X tonnes per ha in 2021, picking up by X% compared with 2020 figures. Overall, the yield showed noticeable growth. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2016 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, the average banana and plantain yield hit record highs in 2021 and is expected to retain growth in the near future. Despite the increased use of modern agricultural techniques and methods, future yield figures may still be impacted by adverse weather conditions.

In 2021, approx. X ha of bananas and plantains were harvested in Japan; shrinking by -X% against the year before. Overall, the harvested area recorded a deep contraction. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2019 when the harvested area increased by X% y-o-y. The banana and plantain harvested area peaked at X ha in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, the harvested area failed to regain momentum.

Banana And Plantain Exports

Exports from Japan

After five years of growth, overseas shipments of bananas and plantains decreased by -X% to X tonnes in 2021. Over the period under review, exports recorded a deep setback. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 when exports increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, the exports attained the peak figure at X tonnes in 2020, and then declined significantly in the following year.

In value terms, banana and plantain exports fell notably to $X in 2021. Overall, exports saw a pronounced contraction. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2018 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the exports hit record highs at $X in 2020, and then plummeted in the following year.

Exports by Country

The Philippines (X tonnes) was the main destination for banana and plantain exports from Japan, with a X% share of total exports. Moreover, banana and plantain exports to the Philippines exceeded the volume sent to the second major destination, Singapore (X kg), ninefold.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume to the Philippines totaled +X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Singapore (+X% per year) and Hong Kong SAR (-X% per year).

In value terms, the Philippines ($X) remains the key foreign market for banana and plantain exports from Japan, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Hong Kong SAR ($X), with a X% share of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value to the Philippines totaled +X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Hong Kong SAR (-X% per year) and Singapore (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the average banana and plantain export price amounted to $X per tonne, waning by -X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price, however, enjoyed mild growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 an increase of X% year-to-year. As a result, the export price attained the peak level of $X per tonne. From 2014 to 2021, the the average export prices remained at a somewhat lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices for the major external markets. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Hong Kong SAR ($X per tonne), while the average price for exports to the Philippines ($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 Singapore (+X%), while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

Banana And Plantain Imports

Imports into Japan

Banana and plantain imports into Japan rose slightly to X tonnes in 2021, increasing by X% on the previous year's figure. In general, imports saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2019 when imports increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs in 2021 and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, banana and plantain imports dropped slightly to $X in 2021. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations being observed in certain years. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2016 when imports increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, imports reached the maximum at $X in 2020, and then reduced in the following year.

Imports by Country

In 2021, the Philippines (X tonnes) constituted the largest supplier of banana and plantain to Japan, with a X% share of total imports. Moreover, banana and plantain imports from the Philippines exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, Ecuador (X tonnes), sixfold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Mexico (X tonnes), with a X% share.

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

In value terms, the Philippines ($X) constituted the largest supplier of banana and plantain to Japan, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Ecuador ($X), with an X% share of total imports. It was followed by Mexico, with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value from the Philippines was relatively modest. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Ecuador (+X% per year) and Mexico (+X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

The average banana and plantain import price stood at $X per tonne in 2021, falling by -X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price, however, saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2016 an increase of X% year-to-year. As a result, import price attained the peak level of $X per tonne. From 2017 to 2021, the average import prices remained at a somewhat lower figure.

Average prices varied noticeably amongst the major supplying countries. In 2021, the countries with the highest prices were Guatemala ($X per tonne) and the Philippines ($X per tonne), while the price for Ecuador ($X per tonne) and Mexico ($X per tonne) were amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by the Philippines (+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 bananas and plantains in the world?
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India constituted the country with the largest volume of banana and plantain consumption, comprising approx. 18% of total volume. Moreover, banana and plantain consumption in India exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, China, twofold. Uganda ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 4.7% share.
What are the largest producers of bananas and plantains in the world?
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India remains the largest banana and plantain producing country worldwide, comprising approx. 19% of total volume. Moreover, banana and plantain production in India exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, China, threefold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by the Philippines, with a 5.6% share.
What are the leading suppliers of bananas and plantains to Japan?
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In value terms, the Philippines constituted the largest supplier of banana and plantain to Japan, comprising 77% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Ecuador, with an 11% share of total imports. It was followed by Mexico, with a 6.6% share.
What are the leading importers of bananas and plantains from Japan?
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In value terms, the Philippines remains the key foreign market for banana and plantain exports from Japan, comprising 63% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Hong Kong SAR, with a 26% share of total exports.
What is the average export price for bananas and plantains in Japan?
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In 2021, the average banana and plantain export price amounted to $866 per tonne, which is down by -3.5% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for bananas and plantains in Japan?
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In 2021, the average banana and plantain import price amounted to $884 per tonne, reducing by -4.3% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the banana and plantain market in Japan. 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 486 - Bananas
• FCL 489 -
Country coverage:
• Japan

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