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Pakistan: Plantain Market Overview 2021

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Plantain Market Size in Pakistan

For the seventh consecutive year, the Pakistani plantain market recorded decline in sales value, which decreased by -X% to $X in 2018. Overall, consumption faced a precipitous contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 when the market value decreased by -X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2018, consumption failed to regain the momentum.

Plantain Production in Pakistan

In value terms, plantain production surged to $X in 2019 estimated in export prices. In general, production, however, saw a sharp contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 when the production volume increased by X% against the previous year. Plantain production peaked at $X in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2019, production remained at a lower figure.

The average yield of plantains in Pakistan totaled X kg per ha in 2019, remaining stable against 2018. Overall, the yield showed a relatively flat trend pattern. Despite the increased use of modern agricultural techniques and methods, future yield figures may still be impacted by adverse weather conditions.

In 2019, approx. X ha of plantains were harvested in Pakistan; standing approx. at the year before. Over the period under review, the harvested area showed a relatively flat trend pattern.

Plantain Exports

Exports from Pakistan

In 2019, overseas shipments of plantains increased by X% to X tonnes, rising for the third consecutive year after two years of decline. Over the period under review, exports enjoyed a significant expansion. As a result, exports reached the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, plantain exports skyrocketed to $X in 2019. In general, exports continue to indicate a prominent expansion. Over the period under review, exports attained the maximum at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2019, exports remained at a lower figure.

Exports by Country

Afghanistan (X tonnes) was the main destination for plantain exports from Pakistan, with a X% share of total exports. Moreover, plantain exports to Afghanistan exceeded the volume sent to the second major destination, Bahrain (X tonnes), threefold.

From 2012 to 2019, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume to Afghanistan stood at +X%.

In value terms, Afghanistan ($X) remains the key foreign market for plantain exports from Pakistan, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Bahrain ($X), with a X% share of total exports.

From 2012 to 2019, the average annual growth rate of value to Afghanistan stood at +X%.

Export Prices by Country

In 2019, the average plantain export price amounted to $X per tonne, which is down by -X% against the previous year. In general, the export price continues to indicate a abrupt descent. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2015 when the average export price increased by X% y-o-y. As a result, export price attained the peak level of $X per tonne. From 2016 to 2019, the growth in terms of the average export prices remained at a somewhat lower figure.

Average prices varied noticeably for the major foreign markets. In 2019, the country with the highest price was Bahrain ($X per tonne), while the average price for exports to Afghanistan totaled $X per tonne.

From 2012 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to Afghanistan.

Plantain Imports

Imports into Pakistan

In 2019, imports of plantains into Pakistan contracted markedly to X tonnes, declining by -X% against the year before. Overall, imports continue to indicate a dramatic descent. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, imports attained the maximum at X tonnes in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2019, imports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, plantain imports reduced markedly to $X in 2019. In general, imports showed a sharp downturn. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2014 when imports increased by X% against the previous year. Imports peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2019, imports remained at a lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2019, Afghanistan (X tonnes) was the main plantain supplier to Pakistan, accounting for a X% share of total imports. Moreover, plantain imports from Afghanistan exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, Cote d'Ivoire (X kg), more than tenfold.

From 2012 to 2019, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume from Afghanistan stood at +X%.

In value terms, Afghanistan ($X) constituted the largest supplier of plantain to Pakistan, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Cote d'Ivoire ($X), with a X% share of total imports.

From 2012 to 2019, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value from Afghanistan totaled +X%.

Import Prices by Country

In 2019, the average plantain import price amounted to $X per tonne, therefore, remained relatively stable against the previous year. Overall, import price indicated a resilient increase from 2012 to 2019: its price increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last seven years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2019 figures, plantain import price increased by +X% against 2014 indices. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2016 when the average import price increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, import price reached the peak level of $X per tonne; afterwards, it flattened through to 2019.

Average prices varied noticeably amongst the major supplying countries. In 2019, the country with the highest price was Afghanistan ($X per tonne), while the price for Cote d'Ivoire amounted to $X per tonne.

From 2012 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Cote d'Ivoire (+X% per year).

Source: IndexBox AI Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for plantains in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of plantain consumption in 2019 were Ghana (4.9M tonnes), Democratic Republic of the Congo (4.9M tonnes) and Cameroon (4.8M tonnes), together comprising 35% of global consumption. Uganda, Nigeria, the Philippines, Peru, Colombia, Cote d'Ivoire, Myanmar, the Dominican Republic, Rwanda and Venezuela lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 47%.
What are the largest producers of plantains in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of plantain production in 2019 were Ghana (4.9M tonnes), Democratic Republic of the Congo (4.9M tonnes) and Cameroon (4.8M tonnes), with a combined 34% share of global production. Uganda, Nigeria, the Philippines, Peru, Colombia, Cote d'Ivoire, Myanmar, the Dominican Republic, Rwanda and Venezuela lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 47%.
What are the leading suppliers of plantains to Pakistan?
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In value terms, Afghanistan ($9.6K) constituted the largest supplier of plantain to Pakistan, comprising 94% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Cote d'Ivoire ($631), with a 6.2% share of total imports.
What are the leading importers of plantains from Pakistan?
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In value terms, Afghanistan ($24K) remains the key foreign market for plantain exports from Pakistan, comprising 71% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Bahrain ($8.7K), with a 25% share of total exports.
What is the average export price for plantains in Pakistan?
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The average plantain export price stood at $280 per tonne in 2019, which is down by -14.4% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for plantains in Pakistan?
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The average plantain import price stood at $1,145 per tonne in 2019, remaining relatively unchanged against the previous year.

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This report provides an in-depth analysis of the plantain market in Pakistan. 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.


Country coverage:
• Pakistan

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

2.1
KEY FINDINGS
2.2
MARKET TRENDS
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 2007–2019
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2007–2019
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 2019
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2019
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007–2019
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2019
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2019
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2019
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007–2019
Figure 8:
Market Forecast To 2025
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, 2007–2019
Figure 22:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 23:
Area Harvested, 2007–2019
Figure 24:
Yield, 2007–2019
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 27:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2019
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 29:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 30:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2019
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 33:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2019
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 35:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 36:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2019

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