Areca Nut Market in Uzbekistan
In value terms, areca nut production shrank to $ in estimated in export price. In general, the total production indicated a pronounced expansion from 2012 to : its value increased at an average annual rate of +% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on figures, production increased by +% against 2015 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in with an increase of %. As a result, production attained the peak level of $, and then declined in the following year.
The average yield of areca nuts in Uzbekistan was estimated at less than kg per ha in , approximately mirroring the previous year's figure. In general, the yield recorded 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 , the total area harvested in terms of areca nuts production in Uzbekistan was estimated at less than ha, remaining stable against the previous year's figure. In general, the harvested area saw a relatively flat trend pattern.
The revenue of the areca nut market in Uzbekistan contracted to $ in , waning 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, however, continues to indicate pronounced growth. Areca nut consumption peaked at $ in , and then fell in the following year.