Currant And Gooseberry Market Overview in Estonia
In value terms, currant and gooseberry production contracted rapidly to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. In general, production saw a dramatic setback. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2014 with an increase of % against the previous year. Currant and gooseberry production peaked at $ in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2019, production remained at a lower figure.
The average yield of currants and gooseberries in Estonia fell significantly to kg per ha in 2019, with a decrease of -% against 2018. In general, the yield recorded a abrupt decrease. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 when the yield increased by % year-to-year. As a result, the yield reached the peak level of tonnes per ha, and then contracted remarkably in the following year. Despite the increased use of modern agricultural techniques and methods, future yield figures may still be impacted by adverse weather conditions.
In 2019, the harvested area of currants and gooseberries in Estonia reduced rapidly to ha, waning by -% on the year before. Over the period under review, the harvested area saw a abrupt contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when the harvested area increased by % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the harvested area dedicated to currant and gooseberry production reached the peak figure at ha in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2019, the harvested area remained at a lower figure.
The revenue of the currant and gooseberry market in Estonia fell remarkably to $ in 2019, reducing 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 continues to indicate a abrupt curtailment. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2015 with an increase of % y-o-y. Currant and gooseberry consumption peaked at $ in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2019, consumption failed to regain the momentum.