In 2019 South Africa exported 2,276,312 tonnes of garlic. For 2019 alone, the demand for South Africa garlic (herbs and spices category) has decreased, with a change of -3.023 percent compared to the year 2018. Between 2017 and 2019, garlic's exports went up by 4.06% bringing the country US$1.90m for the year 2019. South Africa's garlic exports are categorised as:
In 2019, South Africa supplied garlic costing 1.90m USD, a decrease of -2.56% from 2018's total garlic export of 1.95m USD. The annual reduction in value of South Africa garlic between 2017 to 2018 was -16.524 pc.
The annual variation in the amount of South Africa's garlic exports between 2017 and 2019 was 4.06 per cent when compared to a variation of -3.023% in the growth rate between 2018 and 2019.
South Africa's leading export markets for garlic are Mozambique, Botswana, Namibia, United Kingdom (UK) and Lesotho.
South Africa ordered 2,944 tonnes of garlic in 2019.