Pistachio Market Overview in Russia
The revenue of the pistachio market in Russia amounted to $187M in 2010, reducing by -16.6% 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). Over the period under review, pistachio consumption continues to indicate a deep decline. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 when the market value decreased by -16.6% against the previous year. Pistachio consumption peaked at $322M in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2010, consumption failed to regain its momentum.