Market for Dried Or Salted Fish in Kenya
In value terms, dried or salted fish production reduced slightly to $ in estimated in export price. In general, production continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 when the production volume increased by % against the previous year. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $ in 2009; however, from 2010 to , production remained at a lower figure.
The revenue of the dried or salted fish market in Kenya fell to $ in , reducing by -% against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). Overall, consumption continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. Dried or salted fish consumption peaked at $ in 2009; however, from 2010 to , consumption failed to regain momentum.