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Kenya: Root And Tuber Market 2022

Root And Tuber Market Size in Kenya

The Kenyan root and tuber market totaled $X in 2021, growing by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, consumption, however, saw a slight shrinkage. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Root And Tuber Production in Kenya

In value terms, root and tuber production rose rapidly to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Over the period under review, production, however, continues to indicate a mild decrease. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2019 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Root and tuber production peaked at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, production remained at a lower figure.

In 2021, the average yield of roots and tubers in Kenya stood at X tons per ha, increasing by X% compared with 2020. In general, the yield, however, recorded a perceptible contraction. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2019 with an increase of X%. The root and tuber yield peaked at X tons 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, the total area harvested in terms of roots and tubers production in Kenya reached X ha, surging by X% on 2020. Over the period under review, the harvested area saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2017 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the harvested area dedicated to root and tuber production attained the peak figure at X ha in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, the harvested area failed to regain momentum.

Root And Tuber Exports

Exports from Kenya

After two years of growth, shipments abroad of roots and tubers decreased by -X% to X tons in 2021. Over the period under review, exports, however, saw significant growth. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2020 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, the exports reached the peak of X tons, and then fell in the following year.

In value terms, root and tuber exports rose remarkably to $X in 2021. In general, exports, however, continue to indicate a significant increase. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2014 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. The exports peaked at $X in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2021, the exports remained at a lower figure.

Exports by Country

Uganda (X tons) was the main destination for root and tuber exports from Kenya, with a approx. X% share of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume to Uganda totaled +X%.

In value terms, Uganda ($X) also remains the key foreign market for root and tuber exports from Kenya.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value to Uganda amounted to +X%.

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the average root and tuber export price amounted to $X per ton, with an increase of X% against the previous year. Overall, the export price saw a mild expansion. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 when the average export price increased by X%. The export price peaked at $X per ton in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2021, the export prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

As there is only one major export destination, the average price level is determined by prices for Uganda.

From 2012 to 2021, the rate of growth in terms of prices for Uganda amounted to -X% per year.

Root And Tuber Imports

Imports into Kenya

In 2021, the amount of roots and tubers imported into Kenya reduced to X tons, dropping by -X% on 2020 figures. Overall, imports, however, continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2015 with an increase of X%. Imports peaked at X tons in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, root and tuber imports stood at $X in 2021. Over the period under review, imports showed a mild contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when imports increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, imports attained the peak of $X. From 2018 to 2021, the growth of imports remained at a lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2021, the Netherlands (X tons) constituted the largest root and tuber supplier to Kenya, with a X% share of total imports. Moreover, root and tuber imports from the Netherlands exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, Tanzania (X tons), fourfold. China (X tons) ranked third in terms of total imports with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume from the Netherlands stood at +X%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Tanzania (-X% per year) and China (+X% per year).

In value terms, the Netherlands ($X) constituted the largest supplier of root and tuber to Kenya, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by China ($X), with a X% share of total imports. It was followed by Tanzania, with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value from the Netherlands stood at +X%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: China (+X% per year) and Tanzania (-X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the average root and tuber import price amounted to $X per ton, surging by X% against the previous year. Overall, the import price, however, recorded a mild reduction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 an increase of X%. The import price peaked at $X per ton in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, import prices failed to regain momentum.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major supplying countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was China ($X per ton), while the price for Tanzania ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Egypt (+X%), while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced mixed trend patterns.

Source: IndexBox 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 roots and tubers in the world?
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China remains the largest root and tuber consuming country worldwide, comprising approx. 18% of total volume. Moreover, root and tuber consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Nigeria, twofold. India ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 7.5% share.
What are the largest producers of roots and tubers in the world?
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The country with the largest volume of root and tuber production was China, accounting for 18% of total volume. Moreover, root and tuber production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Nigeria, twofold. The third position in this ranking was held by India, with a 7.5% share.
What are the leading suppliers of roots and tubers to Kenya?
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In value terms, the Netherlands constituted the largest supplier of root and tuber to Kenya, comprising 87% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by China, with a 4.4% share of total imports. It was followed by Tanzania, with a 4.2% share.
What are the leading importers of roots and tubers from Kenya?
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In value terms, Uganda remains the key foreign market for root and tuber exports from Kenya.
What is the average export price for roots and tubers in Kenya?
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In 2021, the average root and tuber export price amounted to $221 per ton, picking up by 23% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for roots and tubers in Kenya?
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In 2021, the average root and tuber import price amounted to $404 per ton, growing by 21% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the root and tuber market in Kenya. 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 125 - Cassava
• FCL 149 - Roots and tubers nes
• FCL 122 - Sweet potatoes
• FCL 136 - Taro (Cocoyam)
• FCL 137 - Yams
• FCL 135 - Yautia (Cocoyam)
Country coverage:
• Kenya

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Trade (exports and imports) in Kenya
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

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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
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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
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 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 2012–2021
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, 2012–2021
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2012–2021
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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