Silk-Worm Cocoons Market Overview in Iran
In value terms, silk-worm cocoons production fell modestly to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. In general, production recorded a perceptible slump. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2009 with an increase of % against the previous year. As a result, production reached the peak level of $. From 2010 to 2019, production growth remained at a lower figure.
In 2019, the average silk-worm cocoons yield in Iran totaled kg per ha, remaining stable against the previous year. In general, the yield saw a relatively flat trend pattern. Despite the increased use of modern agricultural techniques and methods, future yield figures may still be impacted by adverse weather conditions.
In 2019, approx. ha of silk-worm cocoons (reelable) were harvested in Iran; remaining constant against 2018. Overall, the harvested area showed a relatively flat trend pattern.
The value of the silk-worm cocoons market in Iran stood at $ in 2019, approximately equating 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). Overall, consumption continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2009 with an increase of % year-to-year. As a result, consumption attained the peak level of $. From 2010 to 2019, the growth of the market remained at a somewhat lower figure.