In the first half of 2022, record volumes of all major types of cabbage were exported from Uzbekistan compared to the same periods in 2018-2021. At the same time, Chinese cabbage, cauliflower and broccoli showed the highest growth rates. According to preliminary data from the official foreign trade statistics of Uzbekistan, export volumes in physical terms for the main types of cabbage in January-June 2022 amounted to:
- cabbage – 113,700 tons
- cauliflower and broccoli – 12,900 tons
- Chinese cabbage – 3,100 tons
In the period under review, the export of white cabbage increased by 38% compared to the same period in 2021.
Given that export volumes of cabbage from Uzbekistan were relatively stable in the first half of 2018-2021, ranging from 74 000 to 84 000 tons, the volume of white cabbage exports in the first half of 2022 in physical terms exceeded the average volume for the same period in 2018-2021 by 42%.