Updated Jan 7, 2023 21:00

Imports of Frozen Concentrated Orange Juice in Costa Rica

Imports
In , the amount of frozen concentrated orange juice imported into Costa Rica soared to tons, growing by % against . Overall, imports showed buoyant growth. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2016 with an increase of % against the previous year. As a result, imports attained the peak of tons. From 2017 to , the growth of imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, frozen concentrated orange juice imports soared to $ in . In general, imports showed a prominent expansion. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2016 with an increase of %. As a result, imports attained the peak of $. From 2017 to , the growth of imports remained at a somewhat lower figure.


Imports by Country
The United States ( tons), Mexico ( tons) and Germany ( tons) were the main suppliers of frozen concentrated orange juice imports to Costa Rica, with a combined % share of total imports.

From 2007 to , the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the main suppliers, was attained by Germany (with a CAGR of +%), while imports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the United States ($), Mexico ($) and Germany ($) constituted the largest frozen concentrated orange juice suppliers to Costa Rica, together accounting for % of total imports.

Germany, with a CAGR of +%, recorded the highest growth rate of the value of imports, among the main suppliers over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.


Import Prices by Country
In , the average frozen concentrated orange juice import price amounted to $ per ton, shrinking by -% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price, however, continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 an increase of % against the previous year. Over the period under review, average import prices reached the peak figure at $ per ton in 2012; however, from 2013 to , import prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably country of origin: the country with the highest price was the United States ($ per ton), while the price for Germany ($ per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to , the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Honduras (+%), while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced mixed trend patterns.