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Q&A: Where can I find organic import data for Germany?

 
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Follow us on Twitter: Statistics and news on organic farming worldwide

 

With its new specialized Twitter account @FiBLStatistics, the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL is providing a tool to find latest data and information on organic farming by country, crop and other issues.

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Germany: New study on organic imports

 

Germany is not only the largest market for organic products in Europe but also one of its largest organic producers. In spite of this fact, Germany imported in 2012, 3 to 94 % of organic products, which could also have been produced in the country.

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Presentations from the session "The Organic Market in Europe" at BIOFACH 2015

 

On February 12, 2015, partners of the OrganicDataNetweork prsented the latest data on organic markets in Europe.

The presentations are now available for download at Organic Eprints.

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Germany: Organic farming on the rise

 

In 2013, 6.4 % of the German agricultural land was organically farmed, marking a 2 % increase over the previous year.

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New organic market reports from Germany and the UK

 

Two market reports that involved input from the OrganicDataNetwork project have been published

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Germany: New study on imports of organic products

 

Since 2009/2010, the import volumes to Germany have increased for many arable crops and dairy products. However, imported quantities vary from year to year for fruit, vegetables and potatoes, depending on the foreign and domestic harvest. For eggs...

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New handbook: Organic in Europe - Prospects and Developments

 

This publication provides an overview of developments and future prospects from the perspective of public policy support and market growth.

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German organic farmers increase revenues by 12 percent in 2012

 

In 2012, German organic farmers increased their sales revenues by 12 percent (to 1.53 billion euros). High prices for cereals, fruit, and vegetables and higher prices for livestock, especially for laying hens and other poultry, are the main reason...

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FiBL activity report 2012 now online

 

The 2012 activity report of the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture documents on 60 pages the advances made in FiBL's research and consultancy work.

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Germany: Updated country report

 

The German Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Proptecteion BMELV has recently updated its report about organic farming in the country.

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Germany: Strong growth of the organic market in 2011

 

According to provisional data for 2011, compiled by the German Federation of the Organic Food Industry BÖLW (www.boelw.de), the organic area grew by only 2.3 percent, increasing from of 990’702 hectares in 2010 to 1.01 million hectares in 2011. For...

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Germany: Organic imports

 

Germany is not only the largest market for organic products in Europe but also one of its largest organic producers. In spite of this fact, in 2009/2010 Germany imported, depending on the product, 2 to 95 percent of such organic products which could...

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Germany: Data on organic agriculture land and crops for 2010 now available from AMI

 

Based on data from twelve organic inspection bodies in Germany, the Agricultural Market Information Company published an overview of the structure of land use and animal husbandry in German organic farming (2010 data).

AMI data for 2010

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Germany: Organic farming continues to grow

 

According to a recent press release of the German Ministry for Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection (www.BMELV.de), organic farming in Germany continued the trend shown in recent years and once again achieved solid growth rates in 2010. With an...

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Successfully exporting organic products to Europe

 

To operate successfully in importing organic products to Switzerland and the European Union, it is crucial to have accurate information on market access conditions. For this reason, the Swiss Import Promotion Programme (SIPPO) and the Research...

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New FiBL Activitiy Report

 

In three languages, the new activity report is a fascinating look at the most important projects of FiBL Switzerland, Austria and Germany.

This comprehensive overview of the latest activities in organic research is available online or can be...

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Germany: Network for Practical Research in Organic Farming (VÖP) founded

 

On September 21, 2010 the Network for Practical Research in Organic Farming (VÖP) was founded by four German organizations: the organic producers organisations Bioland and Naturland, the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL Germany), and...

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Germany: Updated report at the homepage of the Ministry of Agriculture

 

An updated report on the current status of organic farming in Germany has recently been published at the homepage of Germany's Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection BMVEL.

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Germany: Increase in organic area and operators in 2009

 

The German Ministry of Agriculture recently released the latest (2009) figures on organic agriculture in the country.

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Germany: Market and production data 2009 published

 

The German Federation of the Organic Food Industry BOELW has recently published the latest market and production data for Germany.

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Germany: Organic food sector grows by 10 percent in 2008

 

Total sales in the organic sector in 2008 are stated as 5.85 billion Euros compared with the previous 5.3 billion Euros.

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Germany: Updated country report at the homepage of the Ministry of Agriculture

 

A completely updated report on the current situation of organic farming in Germany is now available at the homepage of the German Ministry of Agriculture BMLEV.

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Germany: Latest figures released

 

According to the German Federation of the Organic Food Industry BOELW, the organic area increased to more than 900'000 hectares in 2008. This constitutes an increase of 5.3 %.  The number of farms is 19'824, an increase of 6 %. 

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