In 2019 Mali exported 29,587 tonnes of sweet potatoes. In 2019 alone, the demand for Mali sweet potatoes (tubers category) has surged, flactuating by 22.463 per cent compared to the year 2018. Between 2017 and 2019, sweet potatoes' exports increased by 15.88% netting the exporter US$2.25m for the year 2019. Mali's sweet potatoes exports are categorised as:
In 2019, Mali exported sweet potatoes worth 2.25m USD, a growth of 104.36% from 2018's total sweet potatoes export of 1.101m USD. The yearly increase in value of Mali sweet potatoes between 2017 to 2018 was 1.009 percent.
The annual/yearly variation in the volume of Mali's sweet potatoes exports between 2017 and 2019 was 15.88% when compared to a variation of 22.463% in the growth rate between 2018 and 2019.
Mali's best performing export markets for sweet potatoes are Mauritania, Ivory Coast (CÃ´te d'Ivoire
) and Senegal.
Mali brought in 10 tonnes of sweet potatoes in 2019.
The production of sweet potatoes in Mali was 312,477 tonnes in 2019 and is predicted to change by an average of -38.07%. The country had an estimated 19,807.00 hectares under sweet potatoes cultivation.