In 2019 South Africa exported 36,460 tonnes of hake fish. Across 2019 alone, the demand for South Africa hake fish (fish category) has decreased, flactuating by -4.159 per cent compared to the year 2018. Between 2017 and 2019, hake fish's exports decreased by -17.78 percent netting South Africa US$7.32m for the year 2019. South Africa's hake fish exports are categorised as:
In 2019, South Africa sold hake fish valued at 7.32m USD, an increment of 16.91% from 2018's total hake fish export of 6.261m USD. The annual increase in value of South Africa hake fish between 2017 to 2018 was 17.203 pc.
The annual/yearly variation in the amount of South Africa's hake fish exports between 2017 and 2019 was -17.78% compared to a variation of -4.159% in the period between 2018 and 2019.
South Africa's stake of the world's total hake fish's exports in 2019 was less than 1%. South Africa is ranked number 16 in world exports of hake fish.
South Africa is a net importer of hake fish. The annual growth of South Africa hake fish in value between 2015 to 2019 was -13%, per annum, while annual growth in quantity through the same period was -23%, per annum.
South Africa purchased 1,177 tonnes of hake fish in 2019.