Strong growth forecast for mushroom marketStaff Writer | March 7, 2017
With an annual growth rate of around 9.2% over the next 5 years, the world market for mushrooms could total a turnover of 59.48 billion $in 2021.
Food trade Demand in all markets
Demand in all markets, as a fresh product and as an ingredient for the food industry. As a result, the Asia-Pacific region, which has the largest market share in 2015, is expected to see a sharp rise in consumption, particularly in India, China and Japan.
In North America, high growth is expected, due to demand for processed food products.
Europe, the largest region of production and processing, is expected to maintain strong demand.
Africa and the Middle East could also experience strong growth rates thanks to favorable conditions and abundant resources. ■