Almond Market Overview in the United Kingdom
In value terms, almond production amounted to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, production recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. Over the period under review, production reached the peak level in 2019 and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.
The average yield of almonds in the UK was estimated at kg per ha in 2019, remaining constant against 2018. 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 2019, the total area harvested in terms of almonds production in the UK stood at ha, stabilizing at the year before. Over the period under review, the harvested area continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern.
The value of the almond market in the UK expanded modestly to $ in 2019, growing 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 showed a abrupt downturn. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 with an increase of % against the previous year. Almond consumption peaked at $ in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2019, consumption failed to regain the momentum.