Mango And Mangosteen Market in Saudi Arabia
In value terms, mango and mangosteen production reduced to $ in estimated in export prices. In general, production saw buoyant growth. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2019 with an increase of % year-to-year. As a result, production attained the peak level of $, and then shrank in the following year.
The average yield of mangoes, mangosteens and guavas in Saudi Arabia expanded sharply to tonnes per ha in , increasing by % compared with the previous year's figure. Over the period under review, the yield posted tangible growth. As a result, the yield attained the peak level and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term. Despite the increased use of modern agricultural techniques and methods, future yield figures may still be impacted by adverse weather conditions.
The mango and mangosteen harvested area in Saudi Arabia contracted slightly to ha in , with a decrease of -% compared with the previous year's figure. Overall, the harvested area, however, posted a pronounced expansion. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2019 with an increase of % y-o-y. As a result, the harvested area reached the peak level of ha, and then contracted in the following year.
The size of the mango and mangosteen market in Saudi Arabia dropped modestly 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). In general, consumption enjoyed a significant increase. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2019 with an increase of % y-o-y. As a result, consumption attained the peak level of $, and then shrank modestly in the following year.