Overview European Potato Market

There has been a shortage of potatoes at the heart of the potato processing industry. In Belgium, the harvest has been especially disappointing, resulting in shortages and high prices. Polish exporters have tried to take advantage of that gap in the supply, although the country has harvested a large volume of low-quality potatoes this year. The US has recorded the opposite situation and produced a large volume of good quality potatoes, which has entailed consequences for the prices. The Chinese production is the largest in the world, but the yield is far behind that of Europe and the US. More