Beef production in the UAE between 2012 and 2022 ranged from 15,000 to 19,000 tonnes per year, with production expected to reach 19,000 tonnes in 2022.
Beef production in the UAE between 2012 and 2022 does not exceed 19,000 tonnes per year.
Beef consumption in the UAE ranged from 118 to 134 thousand tonnes per year from 2012 to 2022, with consumption expected to reach 134 thousand tonnes in 2022. The rate of consumption growth (year-on-year) during the period described ranged from -11.51% (2020) to +11.32% (2012).
Beef consumption in the UAE between 2012 and 2022 is increasing and is more than seven times the national production.
UAE beef exports to other markets were non-existent between 2012 and 2022. Imports between 2012 and 2022 ranged from 102,000 tonnes (2012) to 116,000 tonnes (2018).
Beef imports to the UAE between 2012 and 2022 show an increase due to increased consumption and low domestic production.