Export Impact For Good

 
Countries / Territories

  • Summary data

    • Population: 49.2 million.
    • 2007 green bean imports 1,41 million bags; Vietnam led with 651,000 bags, followed by Brazil 214,000 bags, Colombia with 194,000 bags, Honduras 129,000 bags and  Peru 98,000 bags.
    • 2007 imports of R&G were about 50,000 bags GBE - soluble was 128,000 bags GBE from a variety of sources,  including Brazil 38% and Egypt 17%.
    • 2007 exports of soluble were 158,000 bags GBE of which 71,000 to Russia.
    • Per capita consumption in 2007 is estimated at around 1.7 kg.

    2008 estimates

    • Gross imports all forms 2.0 mln bags GBE of which
    • Green bean 1.6 mln bags. Main suppliers Vietnam 784,000 bags; Brazil 246,000; Colombia 223,000; Honduras 141,000; Peru 134,000;
    • R&G imports 61,000 bags GBE - USA 37,000; EU 14,000;
    • Soluble imports 274,000 bags GBE - Japan 85,000; Brazil 55,000; USA 24,000; Malaysia 23,000; Egypt 22,000;
    • Soluble re-exports 606,000 bags GBE - Australia 122,000; Russia 113,000; China 88,000; USA 51,000;

    06/2009