Mandarin and Clementine Market in the United States
In value terms, mandarin and clementine production rose to $ in . Overall, production recorded a buoyant increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 with an increase of %. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $ in 2019; afterwards, it flattened through to .
In , the average yield of tangerines, mandarins, clementines, satsumas in the United States was estimated at tons per ha, picking up by % against figures. The yield figure increased at an average annual rate of +% over the period from 2007 to ; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2019 with an increase of % against the previous year. The mandarin and clementine yield peaked in and is expected to retain 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 mandarin and clementine harvested area in the United States rose slightly to ha in , with an increase of % against . Overall, the total harvested area indicated pronounced growth from 2007 to : its figure increased at an average annual rate of +% over the last fourteen-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on figures, mandarin and clementine harvested area decreased by -% against 2019 indices. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2012 with an increase of % against the previous year. The mandarin and clementine harvested area peaked at ha in 2019; however, from to , the harvested area remained at a lower figure.
The revenue of the mandarin and clementine market in the United States totaled $ in , remaining relatively unchanged 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 saw a buoyant increase. Over the period under review, the market reached the peak level in and is likely to continue growth in years to come.