English

The 15 most imported agricultural products in the world

The classification of the most imported agricultural products in the world during 2019 was headed by “beans of soya (soybeans)” with a participation of 5.5%, reported the World Trade Organization (WTO).

“Food preparations, n.e.s.” they reached the second position and the “wheat and morcajo (tranquillón)” went from second to third place (participation of 2.8%).

Together, the combined portion of the top three products declined to 11% in 2019.

Among the most imported agricultural products, cotton fell from third to fifteenth place.

Comparatively, in 1995, the main imported products were “coffee, coffee husks and husks; substitutes for coffee” (SA 09.01), “wheat and morcajo” (SA 10.01) and “cotton without carding or combing” (SA 52.01), and its participation reached 5.3, 4.1 and 3.6%, respectively.

Together they represented approximately 13% of world imports of agricultural products.

The change that occurred between 1995 and 2019 in the composition of products was significant.

For example, soybeans, which had ranked sixth in 1995, with a share of only 2.9% in agricultural trade, almost doubled their share in 2019.

Agricultural products

Solid cane or beet sugar fell from fifth place in 1995 to nineteenth in 2019, while cigars/cigarettes/tobacco fell from seventh to twenty-fourth.

The 15 most imported agricultural products, 1995 and 2019

The 15 most important products accounted for 46.2% of the world’s agricultural imports in 1995, and 33.7% in 2019.

 

Publicidad
Mostrar más

Este sitio usa Akismet para reducir el spam. Aprende cómo se procesan los datos de tus comentarios.

Botón volver arriba
A %d blogueros les gusta esto: