Wood Fuel Market Overview in Uganda
In value terms, wood fuel production skyrocketed to $ in estimated in export prices. In general, production recorded a prominent expansion. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 with an increase of % against the previous year. As a result, production attained the peak level of $. from 2014 to , production growth remained at a lower figure.
The value of the wood fuel market in Uganda soared 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). In general, consumption continues to indicate notable growth. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013 with an increase of % y-o-y. As a result, consumption reached the peak level of $. from 2014 to , the growth of the market remained at a lower figure.