In 2019 Tonga shipped 48 tonnes of plantains. Through 2019 alone, the market for Tonga plantains (vegetables category) has escalated, with a change of 100 per cent compared to the year 2018. Between 2017 and 2019, plantains' exports went up by 84.62 pc earning Tonga US$0.01m for the year 2019. Tonga's plantains exports are classified as:
In 2019, Tonga supplied plantains costing 0.01m USD, a surge of 150.00% from 2018's total plantains export of 0.004m USD. The annual change in value of Tonga plantains between 2017 to 2018 was -20 per cent.
The annual variation in the quantity of Tonga's plantains exports between 2017 and 2019 was 84.62% compared to a variation of 100% in the period between 2018 and 2019.
Tonga's best performing export markets for plantains are New Zealand.
Tonga purchased 0 tonnes of plantains in 2019.
The production of plantains in Tonga was 2,320 tonnes in 2019 and is predicted to change by an average of -2.23%. The country had an estimated 246.00 hectares under plantains cultivation.