Date Market Overview in Nigeria
The value of the date market in Nigeria reduced to $ in , which is down 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). Over the period under review, consumption recorded a significant increase. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2011 when the market value increased by % y-o-y. As a result, consumption attained the peak level of $. From 2012 to , the growth of the market remained at a lower figure.