In 2019 South Africa shipped 1,573,787 tonnes of kiwifruit. Through 2019 alone, the demand for South Africa kiwifruit (fruits category) has reduced, with a change of -5.55 % compared to the year 2018. Between 2017 and 2019, kiwifruit's exports went up by 0.04 percent netting the country US$1.42m for the year 2019. South Africa's kiwifruit exports are categorised as:
In 2019, South Africa exported kiwifruit costing 1.42m USD, a growth of 32.71% from 2018's total kiwifruit export of 1.07m USD. The annual increase in value of South Africa kiwifruit between 2017 to 2018 was 37.532 pc.
The per year variation in the quantity of South Africa's kiwifruit exports between 2017 and 2019 was 0.04% when compared to a variation of -5.55% in the growth rate between 2018 and 2019.
South Africa's best performing export markets for kiwifruit are the Netherlands, Namibia, Mozambique, Botswana and Italy.
South Africa ordered 2,777 tonnes of kiwifruit in 2019.