In 2019 South Africa exported 62,070 tonnes of eels. For 2019 alone, the demand for South Africa eels (fish category) has increased, with a change of 2.463 % compared to the year 2018. Between 2017 and 2019, eels' exports grew by 10.63 pc earning the nation US$0.01m for the year 2019. South Africa's eels exports are categorised as:
In 2019, South Africa shipped eels valued at 0.01m USD, a growth of 11.11% from 2018's total eels export of 0.009m USD. The yearly change in value of South Africa eels between 2017 to 2018 was -68.966 pc.
The per year variation in the volume of South Africa's eels exports between 2017 and 2019 was 10.63 percent when compared to a variation of 2.463% in the growth rate between 2018 and 2019.
South Africa's portion of the world's total eels' exports in 2019 was less than 1%. The country holds number 21 in world exports of eels.
South Africa is a net importer of eels. The annual growth of South Africa eels in value between 2015 to 2019 was -17%, per year, while annual growth in quantity for the same period was -28%, per annum.
South Africa brought in 4 tonnes of eels in 2019.