Beirut Boat Top Banner
 
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Directory Directory Subscribe
Login
 

EU agri-food exports reach record high in 2016

 
 

Please, enter data

Please, enter data

fdbusiness.com, 6 June 2017

The annual value of EU agri-food exports in 2016 reached a new record level with total exports reaching €130.7 billion, up €1.7 billion on 2015. The biggest increases in annual exports were to the USA (up €1.26 billion) and China (up €1.06 billion).

At the same time, the value of EU agri-food imports went down 1.5% to €112 billion. This leads to an increase of the EU agri-food trade surplus to €18.8 billion, up from €15.3 billion in 2015.

The agri-food sector accounted for 7.5% of total EU exports in goods in 2016; and 6.6% of all imported goods are agri-food products. With a surplus of €18.8 billion the agri-food sector is also a major contributor to the overall surplus of the European Union in merchandise trade, which stood at €39.3 billion in 2016.

Throughout last year, EU producers have successfully increased exports of non-commodity primary products (pigmeat, vegetables). Also, export values for processed agricultural products (wine, olive oil) and food preparation increased by 4 to 5% in average, while export values for commodities (wheat and other cereals, milk powder) and non-edible products went down.

This month’s report focuses on agri-food trade with Canada. The EU is a net-exporter of agri-food products to Canada, with a surplus of about €1.25 billion in 2016. Main EU export products are value added processed products, food preparations and beverages, with wine, spirits and liqueurs, confectionery, beer as well as pastry and biscuits being the most important product categories.
fdbusiness.com
6 June

  COMMENTS
Login to Add Your Comment  (for subscribers) | Subscribe

 

Latest News

Iran’s exports to Qatar surge significantly
The Peninsula Qatar, 21 November 2017

Iran’s exports to Qatar surge significantly
Qatar-Italy joint ministerial meeting in January
The Peninsula Qatar, 21 November 2017

Qatar-Italy joint ministerial meeting in January
Ambitious Investment Scheme to Promote Hotel Construction
Financial Tribune, 21 November 2017

Ambitious Investment Scheme to Promote Hotel Construction
Italy’s Rosetti Marino to expand operations in Qatar
The Peninsula Qatar, 21 November 2017

Rosetti Marino, an integrated Italian company providing EPC services to energy industry worldwide, inaugurated its Doha office on Thursday.
Italy’s Rosetti Marino to expand operations in Qatar
Back to Home Page 1688 --- 0 <><><> 361.33333333333.....exvideo=0....eximage=0
P 0
BR 10

Dubai Green Hotel Innovation

 
2nd Annual Dubai Green Hotel Innovation
5 - December 2017
Future Civil Defense
6 - December 2017
Future Landscape and Public Realm Jeddah
11 - December 2017
LightingTech Abu Dhabi
11 - December 2017
RetrofitTech Abu Dhabi
11 - December 2017
 
  View more  

Market Indecies
 
Saudi SE - 2.32%
Dubai FM - 4.53%
Abu Dhabi SE - 3.99%
Kuwait SE - 1.51%
Doha SM - 8.36%
Muscat SM - 6.18%
Casablanca SE Closed
Bahrain SE - 0.98%
Cairo SE Closed
Amman SE - 1.12%
 

RetrofitTech Dubai

Quick Links
  Reports  
  Articles  
  Brochures & Flyers  

Up-coming events
  LightingTech Abu Dhabi - 4 December - 5 December 2017  
  Project Qatar - 7 May - 10 May 2018  
  Qatar StoneTech - 7 May - 10 May 2018  
  Heavy Max - 7 May - 10 May 2018  
  Qatar Hospital Build - 7 May - 10 May 2018  
  Qatar School Build - 7 May - 10 May 2018  
  Qatar Sports Infrastructure - 7 May - 10 May 2018  
  Qatar Transport & Logistics - 7 May - 10 May 2018  
IFP Group Events Calendar

Magazine sections
  Finance  
  Zoom  
  Growth Markets  
  Regional Overview  
  Editorial  
  Tips and Tricks  
  Spotlight  
  Home Finance  
  Our Meetings
 
  Focus
 
  News
 
  Legal Issues
 

 

               
IFP Corporate
• IFP Emirates
• IFP Lebanon
• IFP Qatar
• IFP Iraq
• REC Saudi Arabia
• IFP China
Lebanon
Beirut Boat
Energy Lebanon
Project Lebanon
Qatar
Heavy Max
Hospitality Qatar
Project Qatar
Qatar Hospital Build
Qatar School Build
Qatar Sports Infrastructure
Qatar StoneTech
Qatar Transport & Logistics
Iraq
Saudi Arabia
Riyadh Motor Show
 
 
  IMC
IFP Group 2017 - © All rights reserved