Dried Prune Market in Pakistan
In value terms, dried prune production contracted to $ in estimated in export price. Overall, production recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 with an increase of %. As a result, production reached the peak level of $. From 2018 to , production growth failed to regain momentum.
The revenue of the dried prune market in Pakistan surged to $ in , 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). Over the period under review, the total consumption indicated noticeable growth from 2007 to : its value increased at an average annual rate of +% over the last fourteen-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on figures, consumption increased by +% against 2019 indices. As a result, consumption reached the peak level and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.