South Africa chicory export quantities

In 2019 South Africa sold 258,758 tonnes of chicory. Across 2019 alone, the market for South Africa chicory (vegetables category) has gone up, recording a change of 4.29 percent compared to the year 2018. Between 2017 and 2019, chicory's exports decreased by -0.51 pc netting the country US$4.12m for the year 2019. South Africa's chicory exports are categorised as:

  • Fresh or chilled witloof chicory (HS code 070521)
  • Roasted chicory and other roasted coffee substitutes, and extracts, essences and concentrates thereof (HS code 210130)
  • Fresh or chilled chicory (excluding witloof chicory) (HS code 070529)


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South Africa chicory export values

In 2019, South Africa sold chicory with a value of 4.12m USD, a growth of 28.03% from 2018's total chicory export of 3.218m USD. The annual increase in value of South Africa chicory between 2017 to 2018 was -15.957 percent.

The per year variation in the amount of South Africa's chicory exports between 2017 and 2019 was -0.51 percent in comparison to a variation of 4.29% in the period between 2018 and 2019.


Export markets for South Africa chicory ( in '000$ )


South Africa ordered 10,499 tonnes of chicory in 2019.