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Japan: Buckwheat Market 2022

Buckwheat Market Size in Japan

The Japanese buckwheat market rose to $X in 2021, increasing by less than X% against the previous year. In general, consumption continues to indicate a deep reduction. Over the period under review, the market reached the peak level at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Buckwheat Production in Japan

In value terms, buckwheat production skyrocketed to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. In general, production continues to indicate a abrupt curtailment. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2019 when the production volume increased by X% against the previous year. Buckwheat production peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, production failed to regain momentum.

The average yield of buckwheat in Japan dropped to X kg per ha in 2021, waning by -X% against the previous year. In general, the yield recorded a mild reduction. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2019 with an increase of X%. The buckwheat yield peaked at X kg per ha in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, the yield failed to regain momentum. 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 buckwheat were harvested in Japan; growing by less than X% compared with the year before. The harvested area increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with only minor fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2016 with an increase of less than X%. The buckwheat harvested area peaked in 2021 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

Buckwheat Exports

Exports from Japan

In 2021, approx. X tons of buckwheat were exported from Japan; almost unchanged from 2020. In general, exports showed a prominent increase. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2015 when exports increased by X%. As a result, the exports attained the peak of X tons. From 2016 to 2021, the growth of the exports remained at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, buckwheat exports shrank significantly to $X in 2021. Overall, exports, however, showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2015 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the exports reached the peak figure at $X in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2021, the exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

Russia (X tons), France (X tons) and the United States (X tons) were the main destinations of buckwheat exports from Japan, together comprising X% of total exports.

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

In value terms, the United States ($X), Russia ($X) and France ($X) appeared to be the largest markets for buckwheat exported from Japan worldwide, together comprising X% of total exports.

The United States, with a CAGR of +X%, recorded the highest growth rate of the value of exports, among the main countries of destination over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced mixed trend patterns.

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the average buckwheat export price amounted to $X per ton, waning by -X% against the previous year. Overall, the export price faced a deep downturn. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the average export prices hit record highs at $X per ton in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, the export prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination: the country with the highest price was the United States ($X per ton), while the average price for exports to Russia ($X per ton) 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.

Buckwheat Imports

Imports into Japan

In 2021, supplies from abroad of buckwheat decreased by -X% to X tons, falling for the third year in a row after two years of growth. In general, imports saw a abrupt decrease. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2014 when imports increased by X% against the previous year. Imports peaked at X tons in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, buckwheat imports totaled $X in 2021. Over the period under review, imports saw a drastic downturn. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Imports peaked at $X in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

The United States (X tons), Russia (X tons) and China (X tons) were the main suppliers of buckwheat imports to Japan, with a combined X% share of total imports.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the main suppliers, was attained by Russia (with a CAGR of +X%), while imports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest buckwheat suppliers to Japan were the United States ($X), Russia ($X) and China ($X), with a combined X% share of total imports.

Among the main suppliers, Russia, with a CAGR of +X%, saw the highest rates of growth with regard to 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

In 2021, the average buckwheat import price amounted to $X per ton, rising by X% against the previous year. Over the period from 2012 to 2021, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. As a result, import price attained the peak level and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Average prices varied somewhat amongst the major supplying countries. In 2021, the highest price was recorded for prices from China ($X per ton) and the United States ($X per ton), while the price for Brazil ($X per ton) and Russia ($X per ton) were amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by China (+X%), while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence 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 buckwheat in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of buckwheat consumption in 2021 were Russia, China and France, together comprising 67% of global consumption. These countries were followed by Poland, Ukraine, the United States, Lithuania, Japan, Brazil and Kazakhstan, which together accounted for a further 25%.
What are the largest producers of buckwheat in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of buckwheat production in 2021 were Russia, China and France, together comprising 70% of global production. These countries were followed by Poland, Ukraine, the United States, Lithuania, Brazil, Japan and Kazakhstan, which together accounted for a further 24%.
What are the leading suppliers of buckwheat to Japan?
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In value terms, the largest buckwheat suppliers to Japan were the United States, Russia and China, with a combined 90% share of total imports.
What are the leading importers of buckwheat from Japan?
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In value terms, the largest markets for buckwheat exported from Japan were the United States, Russia and France, with a combined 94% share of total exports.
What is the average export price for buckwheat in Japan?
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In 2021, the average buckwheat export price amounted to $1,044 per ton, waning by -18.3% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for buckwheat in Japan?
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In 2021, the average buckwheat import price amounted to $813 per ton, surging by 13% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the buckwheat 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 89 - Buckwheat
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

Reasons to buy this report:
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• 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
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
MARKET STRUCTURE
3.3
TRADE BALANCE
3.4
PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION
3.5
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, HARVESTED AREA AND YIELD
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2021
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

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

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 In 2007-2021
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2021
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, 2012–2021
Figure 22:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 23:
Area Harvested, 2012–2021
Figure 24:
Yield, 2012–2021
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 29:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 33:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 35:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 36:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
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