Starchy Roots

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Starchy Roots in the US

Apr 2019

Potatoes dominates starchy roots with it being a staple of the US diet; however, the category recorded a further decline in total volume terms in 2018 as demand continued to drop. One factor behind this is the growing interest in low-carb and keto ...

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Starchy Roots in Japan

Apr 2019

Potatoes accounts for the majority of total volume sales of starchy roots in Japan and the category recorded growth for the second year running in 2018 after a long period of decline. Japan relies mostly on domestic production for its fresh potatoes ...

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Starchy Roots in Mexico

Apr 2019

In 2018, imports of potatoes from the US were restricted to an area of 26km from the border into the country. This was a restriction implemented by the Mexican authorities after analysing the pests on US potatoes and deciding that they represented a ...

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Starchy Roots in China

Apr 2019

Potatoes and vegetables are subject to the substitution effect in China, as each can be mixed in a variety of dishes and is employed similarly as a garnish. An oversupply of vegetables in 2017 conferred a significant price advantage on the category. ...

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Starchy Roots in Spain

Apr 2019

Potatoes are a popular ingredient in the traditional Spanish diet being a good source of carbohydrates and forming a key ingredient in popular local dishes such as patatas bravas. Potatoes also account for most sales of starchy roots in Spain with ...

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Starchy Roots in Thailand

Apr 2019

Most cassava production in Thailand is exported, or used as feedstock for the production of native starch, modified starch, monosodium glutamate, sorbitol, sago and animal food. Less than 1% of the cassava grown in Thailand is available for locals to...

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Starchy Roots in Italy

Apr 2019

Fresh potatoes accounted for the majority of volume sales of starchy roots in 2018 and continued to achieve positive growth. Consumption was favoured both by convenient retail unit prices which in turn were stimulated by a drop in manufacturing ...

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Starchy Roots in Brazil

Apr 2019

Potatoes and sweet potatoes enjoyed significant volume growth in 2017 due to a strong crop season that increased supply and lowered prices. Coupled with positive signs of economic recovery, such as low interest rates, which resulted in slightly ...

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Starchy Roots in India

Apr 2019

The Indian government, along with the Ministry of Agriculture, is making good progress in cassava production. Cassava has been turned into a bumper crop, because of its low price point and popularity amongst rural consumers. Cassava is a “wonder ...

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Starchy Roots in South Africa

Apr 2019

The drought which remained in effect in Western Cape and across much of the country in 2018 continued to affect potato plantings in southern parts of South Africa. Only about one-third of the usual plantings in the Koue Bokkeveld (Ceres area) are ...

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Starchy Roots in France

Apr 2019

New government food guidelines recommend French consumers to increase consumption of starchy roots at the expense of less healthy processed carbohydrates and whole wheat or wholegrain bread, wholegrain pasta and brown rice. As a result of such ...

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Starchy Roots in the United Kingdom

Apr 2019

Consumers are becoming increasingly aware that visually imperfect vegetables are discarded, a trend that particularly affects carrots and potatoes, with over one-third being rejected. However, due to the extreme weather patterns in the UK in 2018, ...

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Starchy Roots in Morocco

Apr 2019

Starchy roots remains one of the main fresh food products consumed in Morocco. Potatoes is one of the main ingredients used in tagines, and it remains the most consumed starchy root in Morocco. Potatoes remains one of the main cultivated fresh foods ...

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Starchy Roots in Russia

Apr 2019

In Russia, starchy roots is represented mainly by potatoes, and this category is close to saturation. Potatoes are almost fully produced domestically – the share of imports is tiny. Potatoes are sold at very affordable prices, and are treated by ...

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Starchy Roots in Vietnam

Apr 2019

Historically, cassava was considered as a source of food by Vietnamese consumers, to prevent starvation, and its use has now evolved to a biofuel to improve the lives of farmers in Vietnam. Cassava was traditionally used as an alternative to rice as ...

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Starchy Roots in the United Arab Emirates

Apr 2019

The largest and most important category within starchy roots in the United Arab Emirates is potatoes. Slow growth was seen in 2018 and is expected to continue over the forecast period due to the maturity of potatoes and rising health concerns over ...

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China Tariff Effect on US Agriculture and Food Industries

Apr 2018

The trade tariff wars between the US and China have reached new highs, as more product groups and industries are being affected on both sides. The recent introduction of increased tariffs on agricultural commodities has left US farmers questioning ...

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Starchy Roots in Australia

Apr 2018

Potatoes dominates sales of starchy roots and the slow growth expected in potatoes over the forecast period is set to determine overall growth rates in starchy roots. Although potatoes remain at the core of the Australian diet, the category faces ...

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Fresh Food Global Industry Overview

Apr 2018

The fresh food industry experienced another year of positive growth in 2017, driven by volume growth in emerging regions of Asia Pacific and Middle East and Africa. Overall, volume growth has been supported by a positive performance in all ...

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Starchy Roots in Germany

Mar 2018

At the beginning of the century, considerably more starchy roots were consumed in Germany in total volume terms. Since then, several sporadic years with very strong rates of decline were observed, for several reasons; in particular, bad harvests and ...

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