Pistachio Market Overview in Kazakhstan
In value terms, pistachio production reduced to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, the total production indicated notable growth from 2007 to 2019: its value increased at an average annual rate of +% over the last twelve-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2017 with an increase of % year-to-year. Pistachio production peaked at $ in 2018, and then reduced in the following year.
In 2019, the average yield of pistachios in Kazakhstan totaled kg per ha, therefore, remained relatively stable against the previous year. Over the period under review, 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.
The pistachio harvested area in Kazakhstan amounted to ha in 2019, therefore, remained relatively stable against 2018 figures. Over the period under review, the harvested area showed a relatively flat trend pattern.
The revenue of the pistachio market in Kazakhstan skyrocketed to $ in 2019, rising 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). In general, consumption recorded a significant expansion. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008 with an increase of % y-o-y. Pistachio consumption peaked in 2019 and is likely to see gradual growth in the near future.