Dried Mushroom Market Overview in South Africa
In value terms, dried mushroom production fell modestly to $ in 2018 estimated in export prices. In general, production enjoyed a prominent expansion. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2017 with an increase of % against the previous year. As a result, production attained the peak level of $, and then fell in the following year.
The size of the dried mushroom market in South Africa declined to $ in 2018, standing approx. at 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). In general, consumption enjoyed resilient growth. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2017 with an increase of % y-o-y. As a result, consumption reached the peak level of $, and then fell modestly in the following year.