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South Africa: Apple Market Overview 2021

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Apple Market Size in South Africa

The South African apple market reduced to $X in 2020, shrinking by -X% against the previous year. Overall, the total consumption indicated mild growth from 2007 to 2020: its value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2020 figures, consumption decreased by +X% against 2018 indices. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the market reached the peak level at $X in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2020, consumption remained at a lower figure.

Apple Production in South Africa

In value terms, apple production amounted to $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. In general, the total production indicated pronounced growth from 2007 to 2020: its value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013 when the production volume increased by X% year-to-year. Apple production peaked at $X in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2020, production failed to regain the momentum.

The average yield of apples in South Africa amounted to X tonnes per ha in 2020, surging by X% against the previous year. The yield figure increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020; the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed in certain years. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2009 with an increase of X% against the previous year. The apple yield peaked in 2020 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term. Despite the increased use of modern agricultural techniques and methods, future yield figures may still be impacted by adverse weather conditions.

The apple harvested area in South Africa totaled X ha in 2020, leveling off at the previous year. Over the period under review, the harvested area showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2015 with an increase of X% against the previous year. The apple harvested area peaked at X ha in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2020, the harvested area remained at a lower figure.

Apple Exports

Exports from South Africa

In 2020, overseas shipments of apples increased by X% to X tonnes, rising for the third consecutive year after two years of decline. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2015 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, exports attained the peak figure in 2020 and are expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, apple exports rose notably to $X in 2020. Over the period under review, total exports indicated buoyant growth from 2007 to 2020: its value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013 with an increase of X% y-o-y. As a result, exports attained the peak of $X. From 2014 to 2020, the growth exports remained at a lower figure.

Exports by Country

The UK (X tonnes), Russia (X tonnes) and Nigeria (X tonnes) were the main destinations of apple exports from South Africa, with a combined X% share of total exports. These countries were followed by Bangladesh, Malaysia, Senegal, the United Arab Emirates, the Netherlands, Kenya, Botswana, Ghana, Zambia and Taiwan (Chinese), which together accounted for a further X 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of shipments, amongst the main countries of destination, was attained by Bangladesh, while exports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the UK ($X) remains the key foreign market for apple exports from South Africa, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Russia ($X), with a X% share of total exports. It was followed by Nigeria, with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value to the UK was relatively modest. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Russia (+X% per year) and Nigeria (-X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

The average apple export price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, approximately mirroring the previous year. Over the period from 2007 to 2020, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 an increase of X% y-o-y. The export price peaked at $X per tonne in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2020, export prices remained at a lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination; the country with the highest price was the Netherlands ($X per tonne), while the average price for exports to Zambia ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to Bangladesh, while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

Apple Imports

Imports into South Africa

In 2020, purchases abroad of apples increased by X% to X tonnes, rising for the second consecutive year after three years of decline. In general, imports posted a notable increase. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2019 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs at X tonnes in 2010; however, from 2011 to 2020, imports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, apple imports declined sharply to $X in 2020. Over the period under review, imports recorded modest growth. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2019 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Imports peaked at $X in 2010; however, from 2011 to 2020, imports remained at a lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2020, the Netherlands (X tonnes) was the main apple supplier to South Africa, with a approx. X% share of total imports.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume from the Netherlands totaled +X%.

In value terms, the Netherlands ($X) constituted the largest supplier of apple to South Africa.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value from the Netherlands stood at +X%.

Import Prices by Country

The average apple import price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, declining by -X% against the previous year. Overall, the import price showed a noticeable shrinkage. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010 when the average import price increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, average import prices hit record highs at $X per tonne in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, import prices remained at a lower figure.

As there is only one major supplying country, the average price level is determined by prices for the Netherlands.

From 2007 to 2020, the rate of growth in terms of prices for the Netherlands amounted to -X% per year.

Source: IndexBox Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for apples in the world?
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China (43M tonnes) constituted the country with the largest volume of apple consumption, comprising approx. 48% of total volume. Moreover, apple consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, the U.S. (4.4M tonnes), tenfold. Turkey (3.7M tonnes) ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 4.1% share.
What are the largest producers of apples in the world?
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China (44M tonnes) constituted the country with the largest volume of apple production, accounting for 49% of total volume. Moreover, apple production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, the U.S. (5.1M tonnes), ninefold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Turkey (3.7M tonnes), with a 4.2% share.
What are the leading suppliers of apples to South Africa?
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In value terms, the Netherlands ($108K) constituted the largest supplier of apple to South Africa.
What are the leading importers of apples from South Africa?
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In value terms, the UK ($75M) remains the key foreign market for apple exports from South Africa, comprising 18% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Russia ($33M), with a 7.9% share of total exports. It was followed by Nigeria, with a 7.3% share.
What is the average export price for apples in South Africa?
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The average apple export price stood at $807 per tonne in 2020, almost unchanged from the previous year.
What is the average import price for apples in South Africa?
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In 2020, the average apple import price amounted to $458 per tonne, dropping by -58.8% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• FCL 515 - Apples

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the apple market in South Africa. 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:
• South Africa

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Trade (exports and imports) in South Africa
• 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
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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 2007–2020
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2007–2020
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 2020
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007–2020
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007–2020
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, 2007–2020
Figure 22:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 23:
Area Harvested, 2007–2020
Figure 24:
Yield, 2007–2020
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 27:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 29:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 30:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 33:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 35:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 36:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020

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