In 2019 South Africa exported 44,886 tonnes of pistachios. Across 2019 alone, the demand for South Africa pistachios (nuts category) has gone down, with a change of -88.365 % compared to the year 2018. Between 2017 and 2019, pistachios' exports reduced by -89.03 percent bringing the country US$1.41m for the year 2019. South Africa's pistachios exports are categorised as:
In 2019, South Africa supplied pistachios worth 1.41m USD, a growth of 1,158.93% from 2018's total pistachios export of 0.112m USD. The yearly increase in value of South Africa pistachios between 2017 to 2018 was -51.092 pc.
The yearly change in the volume of South Africa's pistachios exports between 2017 and 2019 was -89.03% compared to a variation of -88.365% in the period between 2018 and 2019.
South Africa's stake of the world's total pistachios' exports in 2019 was less than 1%. The country holds number 46 in world exports of pistachios.
South Africa's leading destinations for pistachios are the Netherlands, Greece, Italy, Namibia and Botswana.
South Africa bought 255 tonnes of pistachios in 2019.