Cashew export market in the whole year 2013Update: 1/16/2014
According to statistics , the export volume of cashew nuts 11 months was 238 981 tonnes with a value of $ 1.5 billion , an increase of 17.6 % in volume and 10.7 % in value compared with the same period in 2012. In that particular November exports totaled 24 415 tonnes worth U.S. $ 151.37 million (down 2.8 % and 0.24 % decrease in turnover compared to May 10) .
The average export price of the goods that continue to fall in 2013. The average export price 10 months reached $ 6,300.2 / ton , up $ 39.7 / t ( approximately 0.63 % ) compared with the same period the average price in 2012 ( $ 6,260.3 / ton ) .
United States , China and the Netherlands maintained 3 import market is the biggest thing in Vietnam accounted for 33.09 % , 17.72 % and 9.66 % of the total export value , of which the United States head of turnover with 497.23 million, up 32.09 % over the same period , followed by China 266.36 million, up 2.33 % ; Netherlands 145.24 million, down 10.16 % .
In the first 11 months of this year , exports of cashew nuts to most markets have achieved positive growth over the same period last year , of which a significant number of export markets but not very big turnover , but compared with the same period of very strong growth , such as exports to Greece increased by 263.54 % to reach 2.11 million, to Singapore increased by 103.35 % to reach 8.06 million, up 54 Belgium , 96 % , reaching 4.88 million ; Ukraine rose 54.11 % to 8.06 million.
According to the Vietnam Cashew Association , Vietnam enterprises have received a lot of orders delivered to customers away from North America and Europe . Although market prices increased slightly but not much needs to sell , because most plants are short of demand .
Meanwhile , consumer demand in a market that still tends to increase . In North America , about the end of this year is the period of " low point " because there are many festivals , important holiday of the year and is also an important milestone in the transition of new business cycle .
However, according to previous comments from this Lunar New Year 2014 W320 cashew price for the North American market , Europe will not be hard up and down on the 3.25 to 3.35 USD / FOB Lbs TP . HCM .
In the Chinese market , it 's kind of raw white customers start buying back ( W320 white , beautiful , type 1 in the 7.3 to 7.5 USD / kg , the type usually 7.2 to 7.35 USD / kg ) . Forecast , due to the Lunar New Year this year to China soon so customers can focus purchases from now until the 2nd week of the month 1-2014 , then buy back later .
In the Indian market , the demand for cashew kernels increased from early November ( light festival ) in late 2013 . Prices cashew domestic transaction standard type W320 is priced at $ 8.04 / kg .
Vietnam Cashew Association also said that recent heavy rainfall and flooding that occurred continuously growing area in the central region and Central Highlands were affected , indicating that the unfavorable season of the year in 2014 . Currently, businesses receipt of new service offers raw cashew Indonesia and East Africa ( Tanzania ) but also a very high price .