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United Kingdom: Citrus Fruit Market 2022

Citrus Fruit Market Size in the UK

The UK citrus fruit market declined slightly to $X in 2021, with a decrease of -4.4% against the previous year. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +2.0% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations being recorded in certain years. Over the period under review, the market attained the peak level at $X in 2016; however, from 2017 to 2021, consumption failed to regain momentum.

Citrus Fruit Production in the UK

In value terms, citrus fruit production totaled $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Overall, production showed a significant curtailment. Citrus fruit production peaked at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, production remained at a lower figure.

The average yield of citrus fruits in the UK was estimated at less than X kg per ha in 2021, stabilizing at 2020 figures. In general, 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 2021, the harvested area of citrus fruits in the UK totaled less than X ha, flattening at the previous year. In general, the harvested area saw a relatively flat trend pattern.

Citrus Fruit Exports

Exports from the UK

In 2021, shipments abroad of citrus fruits increased by 1.5% to X tons, rising for the sixth consecutive year after two years of decline. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +2.4% from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013 when exports increased by 32%. As a result, the exports reached the peak of X tons. From 2014 to 2021, the growth of the exports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, citrus fruit exports dropped slightly to $X in 2021. In general, total exports indicated a tangible increase from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +3.7% over the last nine-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, exports increased by +77.9% against 2015 indices. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2020 with an increase of 34%. As a result, the exports attained the peak of $X, and then reduced modestly in the following year.

Exports by Country

Ireland (X tons), the Netherlands (X tons) and Switzerland (X tons) were the main destinations of citrus fruit exports from the UK, together comprising 3.8% of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were in Ireland (with a CAGR of -12.9%), while shipments for the other leaders experienced a decline.

In value terms, Ireland ($X) emerged as the key foreign market for citrus fruit exports from the UK, comprising 5.8% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by the Netherlands ($X), with a 1.7% share of total exports. It was followed by Germany, with a 0.1% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value to Ireland amounted to -10.0%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: the Netherlands (-27.2% per year) and Germany (-33.3% per year).

Export Prices by Country

The average citrus fruit export price stood at $X per ton in 2021, declining by -5.7% against the previous year. Over the last nine-year period, it increased at an average annual rate of +1.3%. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2020 when the average export price increased by 24% against the previous year. As a result, the export price reached the peak level of $X per ton, and then shrank in the following year.

There were significant differences in the average prices for the major overseas markets. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Ireland ($X per ton), while the average price for exports to Switzerland ($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 Germany (+11.4%), while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

Citrus Fruit Imports

Imports into the UK

In 2021, citrus fruit imports into the UK declined to X tons, with a decrease of -8.7% against 2020. Overall, imports, however, recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 when imports increased by 6.2% against the previous year. Imports peaked at X tons in 2016; however, from 2017 to 2021, imports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, citrus fruit imports fell slightly to $X in 2021. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +2.5% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with only minor fluctuations being observed throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 when imports increased by 17% against the previous year. Imports peaked at $X in 2020, and then fell slightly in the following year.

Imports by Country

Spain (X tons), South Africa (X tons) and Egypt (X tons) were the main suppliers of citrus fruit imports to the UK, together comprising 72% of total imports. Morocco, Peru, the Netherlands and Brazil lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 21%.

From 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were in Morocco (with a CAGR of +7.0%), while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Spain ($X), South Africa ($X) and Morocco ($X) were the largest citrus fruit suppliers to the UK, together comprising 74% of total imports.

Morocco, with a CAGR of +7.7%, saw the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of imports, in terms of the main suppliers 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 citrus fruit import price amounted to $X per ton, picking up by 6.8% against the previous year. Over the last nine years, it increased at an average annual rate of +2.2%. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2020 an increase of 13% against the previous year. The import price peaked in 2021 and is likely to see gradual growth in the immediate term.

Prices varied noticeably country of origin: the country with the highest price was the Netherlands ($X per ton), while the price for Egypt ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by the Netherlands (+5.7%), 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 citrus fruits in the world?
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China constituted the country with the largest volume of citrus fruit consumption, comprising approx. 27% of total volume. Moreover, citrus fruit consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Brazil, twofold. India ranked third in terms of total consumption with an 8.9% share.
What are the largest producers of citrus fruits in the world?
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China constituted the country with the largest volume of citrus fruit production, accounting for 28% of total volume. Moreover, citrus fruit production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Brazil, twofold. India ranked third in terms of total production with an 8.9% share.
What are the leading suppliers of citrus fruits to the UK?
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In value terms, the largest citrus fruit suppliers to the UK were Spain, South Africa and Morocco, together accounting for 74% of total imports.
What are the leading importers of citrus fruits from the UK?
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In value terms, Ireland emerged as the key foreign market for citrus fruit exports from the UK, comprising 5.8% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by the Netherlands, with a 1.7% share of total exports. It was followed by Germany, with a 0.1% share.
What is the average export price for citrus fruits in the UK?
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The average citrus fruit export price stood at $832 per ton in 2021, reducing by -5.7% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for citrus fruits in the UK?
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In 2021, the average citrus fruit import price amounted to $1,155 per ton, with an increase of 6.8% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the citrus fruit market in the UK. 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.


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Country coverage:
• United Kingdom

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

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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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