Grapefruit Market Overview in India
In value terms, grapefruit production surged to $ in estimated in export prices. In general, production showed strong growth. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2012 with an increase of % year-to-year. Grapefruit production peaked in and is likely to see steady growth in the immediate term.
The average yield of grapefruits in India reached tonnes per ha in , remaining relatively unchanged against 2019. Overall, the yield continues to indicate slight growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 when the yield increased by % year-to-year. The grapefruit yield peaked in and is likely to see steady growth in the near future. Despite the increased use of modern agricultural techniques and methods, future yield figures may still be impacted by adverse weather conditions.
The grapefruit harvested area in India expanded markedly to ha in , growing by % on the previous year's figure. Over the period under review, the harvested area recorded a prominent increase. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2012 with an increase of % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the harvested area dedicated to grapefruit production attained the maximum in and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.
The value of the grapefruit market in India soared to $ in , growing 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 continues to indicate a resilient increase. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2012 with an increase of % y-o-y. Grapefruit consumption peaked in and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.