South Africa walnuts export quantities

In 2019 South Africa shipped 842,757 tonnes of walnuts. In 2019 alone, the demand for South Africa walnuts (nuts category) has escalated, recording a change of 32.677 percent compared to the year 2018. Between 2017 and 2019, walnuts' exports increased by 37.51 pc bringing the nation US$1.51m for the year 2019. South Africa's walnuts exports are categorised as:

  • Fresh or dried walnuts, shelled (HS code 080232)
  • Fresh or dried walnuts, in shell (HS code 080231)


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South Africa walnuts export values

In 2019, South Africa exported walnuts costing 1.51m USD, a growth of 156.80% from 2018's total walnuts export of 0.588m USD. The yearly change in value of South Africa walnuts between 2017 to 2018 was -69.691 pc.

The per year change in the volume of South Africa's walnuts exports between 2017 and 2019 was 37.51 per cent compared to a variation of 32.677% in the period between 2018 and 2019.

South Africa's portion of the world's total walnuts' exports in 2019 was less than 1%. South Africa is ranked number 58 in world exports of walnuts.


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

South Africa's leading export markets for walnuts are Turkey, China, Spain, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Italy.


Import/Export Trends

South Africa is a net importer of walnuts. The annual growth of South Africa walnuts in value between 2015 to 2019 was 75%, per annum, while annual growth in quantity during the same period was %, per annum.

South Africa ordered 189 tonnes of walnuts in 2019.