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

Consumer Motivations

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

Industry Growth

The total value of the organic industry in Australia has grown by 88% since 2012

Organic Value

Our nation’s organic industry is worth

AU$2.4 billion

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

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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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OUr Sponsors

Thank you to our Australian Organic Market Report 2018 sponsors!

Arcardian, Murray River Organics, Seasol, Spiral Foods & Struman’s Beer