Lemon And Lime Market Overview in Kyrgyzstan
In value terms, lemon and lime production totaled $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, the total production indicated a slight expansion from 2007 to 2019: its value decreased at an average annual rate of % over the last twelve-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2019 figures, production decreased by -% against 2013 indices. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013 when the production volume increased by % against the previous year. As a result, production attained the peak level of $. From 2014 to 2019, production growth remained at a lower figure.
The average yield of lemons and limes in Kyrgyzstan was estimated at kg per ha in 2019, therefore, remained relatively stable against the previous year's figure. Overall, the yield saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The global yield peaked at kg per ha in 2007; afterwards, it flattened through to 2019. Despite the increased use of modern agricultural techniques and methods, future yield figures may still be impacted by adverse weather conditions.
In 2019, the total area harvested in terms of lemons and limes production in Kyrgyzstan totaled ha, therefore, remained relatively stable against 2018 figures. In general, the harvested area continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The global harvested area peaked at ha in 2007; afterwards, it flattened through to 2019.
The size of the lemon and lime market in Kyrgyzstan rose sharply to $ in 2019, picking up 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 prominent expansion. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2009 when the market value increased by % year-to-year. Over the period under review, the market attained the peak level at $ in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2019, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.