South Africa cocoyam export quantities

In 2019 South Africa shipped 32,890 tonnes of cocoyam. For the year 2019 alone, the demand for South Africa cocoyam (tubers category) has shrunk, with a change of -47.02 per cent compared to the year 2018. Between 2017 and 2019, cocoyam's exports reduced by -54.17% netting the nation US$0.01m for the year 2019. South Africa's cocoyam exports are categorised as:

  • Yautia "Xanthosoma spp.", fresh, chilled, frozen or dried, whether or not sliced or in the form of pellets (HS code 071450)


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South Africa cocoyam export values

In 2019, South Africa shipped cocoyam with a value of 0.01m USD, a growth of 25.00% from 2018's total cocoyam export of 0.008m USD. The annual change in value of South Africa cocoyam between 2017 to 2018 was -33.333%.

The per year change in the amount of South Africa's cocoyam exports between 2017 and 2019 was -54.17 per cent in comparison to a variation of -47.02% in the period between 2018 and 2019.


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


South Africa bought 1 tonnes of cocoyam in 2019.