Plaits and Basketwork Market Overview in Croatia
In value terms, plaits and basketwork production dropped rapidly to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. In general, production continues to indicate a deep reduction. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2016 with an increase of % against the previous year. Plaits and basketwork production peaked at $ in 2009; however, from 2010 to 2019, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.
The value of the plaits and basketwork market in Croatia skyrocketed to $ in 2019, with an increase of % 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 relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when the market value increased by % y-o-y. Plaits and basketwork consumption peaked at $ in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2019, consumption failed to regain the momentum.