Silk-Worm Cocoons Market Overview in Uzbekistan
In value terms, silk-worm cocoons production dropped to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, production showed a temperate increase. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008 when the production volume increased by % against the previous year. Over the period under review, production reached the peak level at $ in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2019, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.
The average yield of silk-worm cocoons (reelable) in Uzbekistan totaled kg per ha in 2019, therefore, remained relatively stable against 2018. In general, the yield recorded 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, the silk-worm cocoons harvested area in Uzbekistan totaled ha, approximately mirroring the previous year. Overall, the harvested area saw a relatively flat trend pattern.
The size of the silk-worm cocoons market in Uzbekistan shrank slightly to $ in 2019, with a decrease 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, the total consumption indicated mild growth from 2007 to 2019: its value decreased at an average annual rate of -% over the last twelve-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2019 figures, consumption increased by +% against 2017 indices. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2008 with an increase of % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $ in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2019, consumption remained at a lower figure.