Currant And Gooseberry Market in the Netherlands
In value terms, currant and gooseberry production expanded to $ in estimated in export price. In general, production, however, enjoyed a significant expansion. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of %. As a result, production reached the peak level of $. From 2019 to , production growth failed to regain momentum.
In , the average yield of currants and gooseberries in the Netherlands rose slightly to tons per ha, growing by % on the year before. Overall, the yield saw a strong increase. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of % against the previous year. The currant and gooseberry yield peaked in and is expected to retain 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 currant and gooseberry harvested area in the Netherlands declined slightly to ha in , which is down by -% against the year before. In general, the harvested area saw a pronounced descent. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of % against the previous year. Over the period under review, the harvested area dedicated to currant and gooseberry production reached the maximum at ha in 2012; however, from 2013 to , the harvested area stood at a somewhat lower figure.
The revenue of the currant and gooseberry market in the Netherlands expanded modestly to $ in , increasing 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). Overall, consumption recorded significant growth. Over the period under review, the market reached the peak level in and is likely to see gradual growth in the immediate term.