Apple Juice Market in the European Union
In value terms, apple juice production amounted to $ in estimated in export price. In general, production, however, continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2011 with an increase of %. Over the period under review, production reached the peak level at $ in 2013; however, from 2014 to , production failed to regain momentum.
Germany ( tons) constituted the country with the largest volume of apple juice production, comprising approx. % of total volume. Moreover, apple juice production in Germany exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Poland ( tons), threefold. The third position in this ranking was held by Italy ( tons), with a % share.
From 2007 to , the average annual growth rate of volume in Germany amounted to -%. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: Poland (+% per year) and Italy (+% per year).
The size of the apple juice market in the European Union shrank to $ in , which is down 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 a perceptible reduction. Over the period under review, the market reached the peak level at $ in 2007; however, from 2008 to , consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.
From 2007 to , the average annual growth rate of volume in Germany totaled -%. The remaining consuming countries recorded the following average annual rates of consumption growth: France (+% per year) and the Netherlands (+% per year).
In value terms, Germany ($) led the market, alone. The second position in the ranking was taken by France ($). It was followed by the Netherlands.
From 2007 to , the average annual rate of growth in terms of value in Germany totaled -%. The remaining consuming countries recorded the following average annual rates of market growth: France (+% per year) and the Netherlands (+% per year).
The countries with the highest levels of apple juice per capita consumption in were Germany ( kg per person), the Netherlands ( kg per person) and Denmark ( kg per person).
From 2007 to , the biggest increases were in the Netherlands (with a CAGR of +%), while consumption for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.