AUSTRALIAN ORGANIC MARKET REPORT
AUSTRALIA’S APPETITE FOR ORGANICS AT RECORD LEVELS
The latest Australian Organic Market Report reveals the nation’s organic industry is worth AU$2.4 billion.
The Australian Organic Market Report is a highly respected publication commissioned by Australian Organic Ltd. It tracks industry and consumer trends in the Australian organic marketplace based on research by the Mobium Group, Euromonitor, and the University of New England.
The 2018 Australian Organic Market Report Findings
Australia - Most Organic Land
Australia is home to approx. 60% of the world’s certified organic land
Personal health is one of the leading drivers for primary shoppers buying organic
Meeting the Demand
The number of certified organic processors has increased by 23% since 2016
The total value of the organic industry in Australia has grown by 88% since 2012
Our nation’s organic industry is worth
East Asia & North America
Are the leading regional export destinations for organic products produced in Australia
Organics is booming
The Australian Organic Market Report 2018 found substantial growth with fruit, vegetables and nuts; meats; eggs and poultry meats now account for three quarters of the overall supply chain value, with exported raw organic produce the major contributor to overall growth.
- Processing – 85%
- Export – 77%
- Retail – 70%
- Production – 66%
Figure 3.2: Australian organic supply chain value 2017 percentage share
Did you know?
The total value of the organic industry in Australia has grown by 88% since 2012! Be a part of this growing industry and become an Australian Organic Member. Our members receive a hard copy of the Market Report for free!
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Thank you to our Australian Organic Market Report 2018 sponsors!
Arcadian, Murray River Organics, Seasol, Spiral Foods & Struman’s Beer