South Africa peaches export quantities

In 2019 South Africa exported 2,741,571 tonnes of peaches. Across 2019 alone, the interest in South Africa peaches (fruits category) has escalated, flactuating by 2.122 % compared to the year 2018. Between 2017 and 2019, peaches' exports reduced by -11.01 pc bringing South Africa US$94.04m for the year 2019. South Africa's peaches exports are classified as:

  • Peaches, incl. nectarines, prepared or preserved, whether or not containing added sugar or other sweetening matter or spirit (excluding preserved with sugar but not laid in syrup, jams, fruit jellies, marmalades, fruit purée and pastes, obtained by cooking) (HS code 200870)
  • Fresh peaches, incl. nectarines (HS code 080930)


Are you a producer of peaches or other products?

Apply to sell your produce directly to buyers worldwide.

Sign Up To Find Market

South Africa peaches export values

In 2019, South Africa supplied peaches costing 94.04m USD, a surge of 1.42% from 2018's total peaches export of 92.726m USD. The annual growth in value of South Africa peaches between 2017 to 2018 was -9.561 per cent.

The annual variation in the amount of South Africa's peaches exports between 2017 and 2019 was -11.01% compared to a variation of 2.122% in the period between 2018 and 2019.

South Africa's share of the world's total peaches' exports in 2019 was less than 1%. The country holds number 46 in world exports of peaches.


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

South Africa's best performing export markets for peaches are United Kingdom (UK), United Arab Emirates (UAE), the Netherlands, Saudi Arabia and Botswana.


Import/Export Trends

South Africa is a net exporter of peaches. The annual growth of South Africa peaches in value between 2015 to 2019 was 204%, per annum, while annual growth in quantity during the same period was %, per annum.

South Africa imported 2,206 tonnes of peaches in 2019.


The production of peaches in South Africa was 288,600 tonnes in 2019 and is forecast to change by an average of -5.34%. The country had approximately 16,236.00 hectares under peaches cultivation.