The quantity of pineapples sold by South Korea in 2020 was 29 metric tons. In 2019 South Korea sold 89 tonnes of pineapples. For 2019 alone, the demand for South Korea pineapples (fruits category) has gone up, recording a change of 1012.5 percent compared to the year 2018. Between 2017 and 2019, pineapples' exports went up by 206.9 pc netting South Korea US$0.10m for the year 2019. South Korea's pineapples exports are categorised as:
In 2019, South Korea exported pineapples valued at 0.10m USD, an increment of 150.00% from 2018's total pineapples export of 0.04m USD. The annual change in value of South Korea pineapples between 2017 to 2018 was -14.894 percent.
The yearly change in the quantity of South Korea's pineapples exports between 2017 and 2019 was 206.9% when compared to a variation of 1012.5% in the growth rate between 2018 and 2019.
South Korea's portion of the world's total pineapples' exports in 2019 was 5.6 pc. The country holds position 3 in world exports of pineapples.
South Korea's top destinations for pineapples are Australia, Vietnam, Singapore, the Philippines and Malaysia.
South Korea is a net importer of pineapples. The annual growth of South Korea pineapples in value between 2015 to 2019 was 36%, per year, while annual growth in quantity was 23%, per annum.
South Korea imported 87,789 tonnes of pineapples in 2019.
The production of pineapples in South Korea was 1,952 tonnes in 2019 and is forecast to change by an average of 0.1%. The country had an estimated 62.00 hectares under pineapples cultivation.