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U.S.: Melon Market 2022

Melon Market Size in the U.S.

The U.S. melon market was finally on the rise to reach $X in 2021, after two years of decline. In general, consumption, however, showed a mild descent. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $X in 2016; however, from 2017 to 2021, consumption failed to regain momentum.

Melon Production in the U.S.

In value terms, melon production expanded slightly to $X in 2021. Over the period under review, production, however, recorded a perceptible decline. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013 with an increase of X% year-to-year. As a result, production attained the peak level of $X. From 2014 to 2021, production growth remained at a lower figure.

In 2021, the average melon yield in the United States rose sharply to X tonnes per ha, growing by X% against the previous year's figure. The yield figure increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2020 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, the average melon yield attained the maximum level in 2021 and is likely to see steady growth in years to come. 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 melons in the United States declined slightly to X ha, with a decrease of -X% against the year before. Overall, the harvested area saw a abrupt downturn. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2016 when the harvested area increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, the harvested area dedicated to melon production attained the maximum at X ha in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, the harvested area remained at a lower figure.

Melon Exports

Exports from the U.S.

In 2021, overseas shipments of melons decreased by -X% to X tonnes, falling for the fourth consecutive year after two years of growth. Over the period under review, exports showed a pronounced decline. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2017 with an increase of X% y-o-y. As a result, the exports attained the peak of X tonnes. From 2018 to 2021, the growth of the exports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, melon exports skyrocketed to $X in 2021. Overall, exports recorded a mild reduction. The exports peaked at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, the exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

Canada (X tonnes) was the main destination for melon exports from the United States, with a X% share of total exports. Moreover, melon exports to Canada exceeded the volume sent to the second major destination, Mexico (X tonnes), sevenfold. Japan (X tonnes) ranked third in terms of total exports with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of volume to Canada stood at -X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Mexico (-X% per year) and Japan (-X% per year).

In value terms, Canada ($X) remains the key foreign market for melon exports from the United States, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Mexico ($X), with a X% share of total exports. It was followed by South Korea, with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value to Canada amounted to -X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Mexico (+X% per year) and South Korea (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

The average melon export price stood at $X per tonne in 2021, picking up by X% against the previous year. Over the last nine-year period, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. As a result, the export price reached the peak level and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination: the country with the highest price was South Korea ($X per tonne), while the average price for exports to Mexico ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to South Korea (+X%), while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

Melon Imports

Imports into the U.S.

After four years of decline, supplies from abroad of melons increased by X% to X tonnes in 2021. Overall, imports, however, continue to indicate a slight slump. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, imports attained the peak figure at X tonnes in 2016; however, from 2017 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, melon imports totaled $X in 2021. In general, imports, however, recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2016 with an increase of X% y-o-y. As a result, imports reached the peak of $X. From 2017 to 2021, the growth imports failed to regain momentum.

Imports by Country

In 2021, Guatemala (X tonnes) constituted the largest melon supplier to the United States, with a X% share of total imports. Moreover, melon imports from Guatemala exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, Honduras (X tonnes), threefold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Mexico (X tonnes), with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume from Guatemala was relatively modest. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Honduras (-X% per year) and Mexico (-X% per year).

In value terms, Guatemala ($X) constituted the largest supplier of melon to the United States, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Mexico ($X), with a X% share of total imports. It was followed by Honduras, with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value from Guatemala was relatively modest. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Mexico (-X% per year) and Honduras (-X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

The average melon import price stood at $X per tonne in 2021, growing by X% against the previous year. Overall, the import price showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 an increase of X% year-to-year. As a result, import price reached the peak level of $X per tonne. From 2017 to 2021, the average import prices failed to regain momentum.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin: the country with the highest price was Mexico ($X per tonne), while the price for Costa Rica ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

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

Source: IndexBox Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2021 2007-2021 2022-2030 US$, Tonnes

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for melons in the world?
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The country with the largest volume of melon consumption was China, accounting for 49% of total volume. Moreover, melon consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Turkey, eightfold. India ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 4.7% share.
What are the largest producers of melons in the world?
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China constituted the country with the largest volume of melon production, accounting for 49% of total volume. Moreover, melon production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Turkey, eightfold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by India, with a 4.7% share.
What are the leading suppliers of melons to the U.S.?
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In value terms, Guatemala constituted the largest supplier of melon to the United States, comprising 53% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Mexico, with a 23% share of total imports. It was followed by Honduras, with a 21% share.
What are the leading importers of melons from the U.S.?
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In value terms, Canada remains the key foreign market for melon exports from the United States, comprising 84% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Mexico, with a 6.9% share of total exports. It was followed by South Korea, with a 3.4% share.
What is the average export price for melons in the U.S.?
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The average melon export price stood at $846 per tonne in 2021, with an increase of 19% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for melons in the U.S.?
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In 2021, the average melon import price amounted to $549 per tonne, rising by 5.4% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the melon market in the U.S.. 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 568 - Melons, Cantaloupes
Country coverage:
• United States

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

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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

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 2007–2021
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2007–2021
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, 2007–2021
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2021
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007–2021
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2021
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2021
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, 2007–2021
Figure 22:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 23:
Area Harvested, 2007–2021
Figure 24:
Yield, 2007–2021
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 27:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 29:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 30:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2021
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 33:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 35:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 36:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2021
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