MARKET & INDUSTRY
OVERVIEW


Value of industry $1.72b

Compound annual growth rate 15.4%

Demand is outstripping supply by up to 40%

Share of global market share 2.3%

Organic exports $340m

Organic production $570m

Organic production as a % of conventional production 1.25%

Dairy has largest share of market 22.3%

Meat (16.2%) and Fruit & Vegetables (11.9%) follow

Farm-gate value is $508m, up 18% since 2012

Land area under organic farming 22.69m ha

Increase in certified organic land since 2011 53%

Average growth for organic beef businesses 45%

Organic lamb as % of total lamb sales 6%

All figures are taken from the Australian Organic Market Report (2014)