In 2009-2013, sales of vegetable oils in the world showed a positive trend. Over the five-year period, the figure grew by 20% and in 2013 amounted to 159.3 million tons. For 5 years, the decline in the natural sales of vegetable oils in the world was recorded in 2011 - by 2.1%. The decline was caused by a significant increase in the price of products sold against the background of a sharp increase in the cost of raw materials for vegetable oils, caused by adverse natural conditions in 2010-2011 in various regions of the world.
In 2009-2013, China was the leader among the countries of the world in terms of sales of vegetable oils, which, on average, accounted for almost 19% of the world market for the period. The second place was occupied by India, and the third - the United States. Other major consumers of vegetable oils in the world were Malaysia, Indonesia and Brazil. In 2013, the six countries listed accounted for 52% of all vegetable oils sold in the world.
Among the types of vegetable oil, palm and palm kernel oil are the most popular: in 2014, 63 million tons of such products were sold in the world, which represents about 40% of the total market volume. Soybean and rapeseed oils also occupy significant shares in sales.
"Analysis of the world market of vegetable oils in 2009-2013, forecast for 2014-2018" includes the most important data necessary for understanding the current global market conditions and assessing the prospects for its development:
Economy and population
Vegetable oil production
Sales of vegetable oils
External and internal trade in vegetable oils
Import and export of vegetable oils
Foreign trade prices of vegetable oils
The review presents current data for more than 100 countries of the world and a forecast for the 25 leading countries of the world market of vegetable oils.
Leading countries: Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Great Britain, Ghana, Germany, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Spain, Italy, Canada, China, Malaysia, Mexico, the Netherlands, Pakistan, Russia, Singapore, USA, Turkey, Ukraine, the Philippines, France, Japan.
The review details information on the types of vegetable oils:
Palm and palm kernel oil
In preparing the review used statistical information:
United Nations Statistics Division
National Agencies and Compendia
International Trade Center
International Monetary Fund
Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development
World Trade Organization
Along with the official statistics, the review contains the results of BusinesStat research:
Analysis of open information on the market of vegetable oils
Survey of food industry experts
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