Why is the price of garlic going up?

Why is the price of garlic going up?

The cost of planting garlic greatly increased in 2021. This includes land rent, agricultural chemicals, fertilizers, and labor cost. That is why the price of Chinese garlic went up this year.

What is the price for garlic?


Last Value 76.30
Latest Period 2020
Last Updated Mar 5 2021, 15:58 EST
Average Growth Rate 6.29%

Has garlic gone up in price?

Market prices for US garlic have varied across the years. Before 2019, one kilo of garlic was going for US$3.92 in 2017 and US$5.16 in 2018. In 2019 the export price changed to $5.12 per kilo, by -0.80098239%.

How big is the garlic market?

Report Scope

Attribute Details
Market size value in 2021 USD 19.5 Billion
Market forecast value in 2031 USD 32 Billion
Growth Rate CAGR of 5% from 2021 to 2031
Forecast Period 2021-2031

How can you tell if garlic is from China?

“You can tell the difference by looking at the bottom. If the roots are all removed, leaving a concave, clean spot, it is Chinese. This is required by the Ag Dept. to prevent soilborne plant diseases from entering our country. If the roots are still there, as shown below, it is California garlic.

Why is garlic from China so cheap?

Many people think of California as the garlic capital of the world when, in fact, most of our garlic actually comes from China. Because production costs in China are much lower, Chinese garlic costs less.

Where does the US supply of garlic come from?

Today (2004), China is the dominant source of imported garlic in the United States despite the imposition of a 377 percent duty against fresh Chinese garlic imports imposed in 1994. Prior to imposition of the antidumping duties China was a major exporter of garlic to the United States.

What is the yield of garlic per acre?

32-48 quintals
The total cost of production of garlic in 1 acre of land is around Rs 27000. The farmers can get an average yield of 32-48 quintals from an acre of land.

Which country produce the most garlic?

Globally, China is by far the largest producer of garlic, producing over 75 percent of world tonnage (Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)). The United States ranks fourth behind India and the Republic of Korea.

What brand of garlic is made in the USA?

GARLIC. Christopher Ranch is proud to provide 100% U.S. grown garlic to our customers from coast to coast.