Kiwi Fruit Market Overview in Greece
In value terms, kiwi fruit production expanded slightly to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, production enjoyed resilient growth. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2017 when the production volume increased by % against the previous year. Kiwi fruit production peaked in 2019 and is likely to see steady growth in the near future.
In 2019, the average kiwi fruit yield in Greece was estimated at tonnes per ha, with an increase of % on 2018 figures. Overall, the yield indicated a resilient increase from 2007 to 2019: its figure increased at an average annual rate of +% over the last twelve years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2019 figures, kiwi fruit yield increased by +% against 2013 indices. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2017 with an increase of % against the previous year. The kiwi fruit yield peaked in 2019 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 kiwi fruit harvested area in Greece expanded remarkably to ha in 2019, increasing by % on 2018. Over the period under review, the harvested area saw resilient growth. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2014 when the harvested area increased by % year-to-year. The kiwi fruit harvested area peaked in 2019 and is likely to see gradual growth in years to come.
The revenue of the kiwi fruit market in Greece reduced to $ in 2019, declining 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, however, recorded buoyant growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 with an increase of % year-to-year. Over the period under review, the market attained the maximum level at $ in 2018, and then fell in the following year.