FACEBOOK TWITTER
14/05/2020

Austrians ask more for organic food

Food retailers in Austria generated seven percent more revenue with fresh organic food in 2019 than in the year before. The number of organic farmers has also grown.

Austria's consumers spent 580 million euros on fresh organic food last year. This is a seven percent growth on the previous year and raises the organic share to 9.3 percent of the total food sales, according to Agrarmarkt Austria Marketing (AMA), who gathered this data.

The rolling AMA market analysis (Roll-AMA) is based on the projected purchasing data of a household panel of 2,800 participants and data collected by the market research companies GfK and Key Quest. The rolling AMA covers fresh products including frozen goods and convenience foods but excludes bread and pastries.

Every fifth milk bought is organic

The highest organic share of sales was for fresh milk at 25.5 percent, natural yoghurt at 23.7 percent, and 22.1 percent for eggs. Sausage and ham had the lowest organic share of three percent. Meat and poultry were slightly better.

The sales figures show that meanwhile every fifth milk bought in Austria is organic, at an average price of 1.38 euros per litre. In quantity, bananas came in second place, even before potatoes. Average selling price of bananas: 1.86 euro per kilogram.

There was also an increase in the number of organic farms. The association “Bio-Austria” reported a total of 24,372 organic producers for 2019, making the share of organic famers 22 percent of all farmers in Austria and an increase of almost four percent on the previous year. With 665,800 hectares, more than one fifth of the agricultural area of the country is organically farmed.

Source: https://organic-market.info/news-in-brief-and-reports-article/austrians-ask-more-for-organic-food.html

Share on:
Events & Fairs
09/12/2020

Organic Field Days 2021 open for three days

From June 22 - 24, 2021  the third Organic Field Days

02/12/2020

Online premiere for Sustainable Foods Summit in North America

Sustainable Foods Summit in North America in online version -  25th-28th January 2021

30/09/2020

IFOAM Organics Europe Meets Business goes online

 IFOAM Organics Europe Meets Business on the 8th and 9th December 2020.

31/05/2014

Bhutan: Conference on organic and ecological agriculture a full success

From 5 - 8 March 2014, participants from 30 countries gathered in Bhutan at the IFOAM Conference on Organic and Ecological Agriculture in Mountain Ecosystems. The country created the vision of Gross National Happiness and made a visionary commitment to going 100% organic.

01/10/2012

Barcelona, Spain, from 25 to 26 October 2012.: Global Eco Forum 2012

The Euro-Mediterranean forum on sustainability, the Global Eco Forum, will take place in Barcelona, Spain, from 25 to 26 October 2012.

09/07/2012

25 - 29 october - Turin - Salone del Gusto and Terra Madre

For the first time, Salone del Gusto and Terra Madre merge to create a single event that will be held on 25 to 29 October 2012 in Turin, Italy

09/12/2020

Organic Field Days 2021 open for three days

From June 22 - 24, 2021  the third Organic Field Days

02/12/2020

Online premiere for Sustainable Foods Summit in North America

Sustainable Foods Summit in North America in online version -  25th-28th January 2021

30/09/2020

IFOAM Organics Europe Meets Business goes online

 IFOAM Organics Europe Meets Business on the 8th and 9th December 2020.

31/05/2014

Bhutan: Conference on organic and ecological agriculture a full success

From 5 - 8 March 2014, participants from 30 countries gathered in Bhutan at the IFOAM Conference on Organic and Ecological Agriculture in Mountain Ecosystems. The country created the vision of Gross National Happiness and made a visionary commitment to going 100% organic.

01/10/2012

Barcelona, Spain, from 25 to 26 October 2012.: Global Eco Forum 2012

The Euro-Mediterranean forum on sustainability, the Global Eco Forum, will take place in Barcelona, Spain, from 25 to 26 October 2012.

09/07/2012

25 - 29 october - Turin - Salone del Gusto and Terra Madre

For the first time, Salone del Gusto and Terra Madre merge to create a single event that will be held on 25 to 29 October 2012 in Turin, Italy

Press
13/01/2021

Organic sector in the pandemic: focus on health, rethinking Values, and a turn towards ecology

In response to the current rapid spread of the coronavirus pandemic, the global organic sector will hold its annual “class reunion” in a virtual “classroom.”

18/12/2020

Importing organic products from third countries into Great Britain at the end of the transition period

At the end of the transition period, Great Britain will lose access to TRACES NT for the purpose of importing organic food and feed

24/11/2020

NATRUE's Standard update - Version 3.9

NATRUE Standard, the internationally applicable benchmark for the formulation of natural and organic cosmetics update standard

21/10/2020

Increasing Demand of Organic Food Expected to Enhance the Growth of the Global Organic Food Market

The Global Organic Food Market is expected to garner a revenue of USD 416,049.7 Million at a CAGR of 12.4% during the forecast period, according to a report published by Research Dive

08/01/2016

Organic groceries discount at Walmart Canada

Walmart Canada has quietly launched a new lineup of organic products under its Great Value store brand

13/01/2021

Organic sector in the pandemic: focus on health, rethinking Values, and a turn towards ecology

In response to the current rapid spread of the coronavirus pandemic, the global organic sector will hold its annual “class reunion” in a virtual “classroom.”

18/12/2020

Importing organic products from third countries into Great Britain at the end of the transition period

At the end of the transition period, Great Britain will lose access to TRACES NT for the purpose of importing organic food and feed

24/11/2020

NATRUE's Standard update - Version 3.9

NATRUE Standard, the internationally applicable benchmark for the formulation of natural and organic cosmetics update standard

21/10/2020

Increasing Demand of Organic Food Expected to Enhance the Growth of the Global Organic Food Market

The Global Organic Food Market is expected to garner a revenue of USD 416,049.7 Million at a CAGR of 12.4% during the forecast period, according to a report published by Research Dive

08/01/2016

Organic groceries discount at Walmart Canada

Walmart Canada has quietly launched a new lineup of organic products under its Great Value store brand