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Middle East: Meat Market 2022

Meat Market Size in the Middle East

The Middle Eastern meat market was finally on the rise to reach $X in 2021, after two years of decline. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, consumption attained the peak level of $X. From 2019 to 2021, the growth of the market failed to regain momentum.

Meat Production in the Middle East

In value terms, meat production amounted to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. The total output value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with only minor fluctuations being observed in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, production reached the peak level of $X. From 2019 to 2021, production growth failed to regain momentum.

The countries with the highest volumes of production in 2021 were Turkey (X tons), Iran (X tons) and Saudi Arabia (X tons), with a combined X% share of total production. These countries were followed by Yemen, Syrian Arab Republic, Israel and the United Arab Emirates, which together accounted for a further X 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of production, amongst the key producing countries, was attained by the United Arab Emirates (with a CAGR of +X%), while production for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

The average meat yield fell slightly to X kg per head in 2021, approximately equating the year before. In general, the yield recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, the yield reached the peak level of X kg per head. From 2017 to 2021, the growth of the meat yield remained at a somewhat lower figure.

In 2021, number of animals slaughtered for meat production in the Middle East amounted to X heads, picking up by X% against the previous year's figure. This number increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations in certain years. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2014 when the number of producing animals increased by X%. Over the period under review, this number reached the maximum level at X heads in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2021, producing animals remained at a lower figure.

Meat Exports

Exports in the Middle East

In 2021, overseas shipments of meat were finally on the rise to reach X tons for the first time since 2018, thus ending a two-year declining trend. In general, exports continue to indicate a noticeable expansion. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, the exports reached the peak of X tons. From 2019 to 2021, the growth of the exports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, meat exports rose significantly to $X in 2021. Overall, exports showed measured growth. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2018 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, the exports attained the peak of $X. From 2019 to 2021, the growth of the exports failed to regain momentum.

Exports by Country

The United Arab Emirates represented the main exporter of meat in the Middle East, with the volume of exports resulting at X tons, which was approx. X% of total exports in 2021. Saudi Arabia (X tons) held the second position in the ranking, followed by Turkey (X tons) and Jordan (X tons). All these countries together took near X% share of total exports. The following exporters - Kuwait (X tons), Iran (X tons) and Israel (X tons) - each reached a X% share of total exports.

Exports from the United Arab Emirates increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Turkey (+X%), Kuwait (+X%), Israel (+X%), Jordan (+X%) and Iran (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Turkey emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in the Middle East, with a CAGR of +X% from 2012-2021. By contrast, Saudi Arabia (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. From 2012 to 2021, the share of Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait increased by +X, +X and +X percentage points, respectively. Saudi Arabia (-X p.p.) saw their shares reduced. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, the United Arab Emirates ($X) remains the largest meat supplier in the Middle East, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Turkey ($X), with an X% share of total exports. It was followed by Saudi Arabia, with a X% share.

In the United Arab Emirates, meat exports increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012-2021. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: Turkey (+X% per year) and Saudi Arabia (-X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the export price in the Middle East amounted to $X per ton, shrinking by -X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price, however, recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2020 when the export price increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, the export price attained the peak level of $X per ton, and then contracted in the following year.

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

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Iran (+X%), while the other leaders experienced mixed trends in the export price figures.

Meat Imports

Imports in the Middle East

In 2021, approx. X tons of meat were imported in the Middle East; increasing by X% against the previous year's figure. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed in certain years. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2015 when imports increased by X%. The volume of import peaked at X tons in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, imports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, meat imports expanded sharply to $X in 2021. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 with an increase of X%. The level of import peaked in 2021 and is likely to continue growth in years to come.

Imports by Country

Iran (X tons) and the United Arab Emirates (X tons) were the major importers of meat in 2021, amounting to approx. X% and X% of total imports, respectively. Saudi Arabia (X tons) ranks next in terms of the total imports with a X% share, followed by Israel (X%), Iraq (X%), Jordan (X%), Qatar (X%) and Kuwait (X%).

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

In value terms, the United Arab Emirates ($X), Iran ($X) and Israel ($X) constituted the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2021, together comprising X% of total imports. These countries were followed by Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Jordan, Kuwait and Iraq, which together accounted for a further X, with a CAGR of +X%, saw the highest growth rate of the value of imports, among 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

The import price in the Middle East stood at $X per ton in 2021, almost unchanged from the previous year. In general, the import price showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 when the import price increased by X%. As a result, import price reached the peak level of $X per ton. From 2015 to 2021, the import prices remained at a somewhat lower figure.

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

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

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 meat in the the Middle East?
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The countries with the highest volumes of consumption in 2021 were Turkey, Iran and Saudi Arabia, together accounting for 59% of total consumption. The United Arab Emirates, Israel, Yemen and Syrian Arab Republic lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 24%.
What are the largest producers of meat in the the Middle East?
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The countries with the highest volumes of production in 2021 were Turkey, Iran and Saudi Arabia, with a combined 65% share of total production. Yemen, Syrian Arab Republic, Israel and the United Arab Emirates lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 22%.
What are the leading exporters of meat in the the Middle East?
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In value terms, the United Arab Emirates remains the largest meat supplier in the Middle East, comprising 36% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Turkey, with an 18% share of total exports. It was followed by Saudi Arabia, with a 16% share.
What are the leading importers of meat in the the Middle East?
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In value terms, the United Arab Emirates, Iran and Israel constituted the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2021, together comprising 55% of total imports. Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Jordan, Kuwait and Iraq lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 36%.
What is the average export price for meat in the the Middle East?
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The export price in the Middle East stood at $4,144 per ton in 2021, reducing by -3.4% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for meat in the the Middle East?
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The import price in the Middle East stood at $4,554 per ton in 2021, standing approx. at the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the meat market in the Middle East. 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 1108 - Meat of asses
• FCL 947 - Buffalo meat
• FCL 1127 - Meat of camels
• FCL 867 - Meat of cattle
• FCL 870 - Meat of cattle, boneless
• FCL 1017 - Goat meat
• FCL 1097 - Horse meat
• FCL 1111 - Meat of mules
• FCL 1158 - Meat of other domestic camelids
• FCL 1151 - Meat of other domestic rodents
• FCL 1035 - Pig meat
• FCL 1141 - Rabbit meat
• FCL 977 - Meat of sheep

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

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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
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 2012–2021
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 2012–2021
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

11. COUNTRY PROFILES

The Largest Markets And Their Profiles

• Bahrain
• Iran
• Iraq
• Israel
• Jordan
• Kuwait
• Lebanon
• Oman
• Palestine
• Qatar
• Saudi Arabia
• Syrian Arab Republic
• Turkey
• United Arab Emirates
• Yemen
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, By Country, 2015–2021
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Producing Animals, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Yield, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
Table 11:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 12:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 13:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
Table 14:
Producer Prices, By Major Producing Country, 2021
Table 15:
Producer Prices Index - Annual Data (2004-2006=100), By Major Producing Country
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2021
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, 2012–2021
Figure 18:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 19:
Producing Animals, 2012–2021
Figure 20:
Yield, 2012–2021
Figure 21:
Production, By Country, 2021
Figure 22:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 23:
Producing Animals, By Country, 2021
Figure 24:
Producing Animals, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 25:
Yield, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 29:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 31:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 32:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 33:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 35:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 36:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 37:
Export Prices, 2012–2021
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