Asparagus Market Overview in Russia
The revenue of the asparagus market in Russia amounted to $682K in 2010, rising by 30% 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). The market value increased at an average annual rate of +13.7% over the period from 2007 to 2010; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded over the period under review. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 with an increase of 30% against the previous year. In that year, the asparagus market reached its peak level and is likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.