October 14, 2019
Yam – Potential Market Report 2019
With 38 market destinations, exports of Yam from Ghana increased from US$ 32.6 million in 2017 to about US$38 million in 2018. The USA was the largest market destination for yam from Ghana with estimated imports of US$14.4 million of the product in 2018 compared to US$12.93 million and US$10.6 million for 2017 and 2016 respectively. Other notable importers of yam from Ghana include the UK (US$ 10.202million), The Netherlands (US$ 3.6million), Belgium (US$ 3.5 million), and South Africa( US$ 2.2million).