The gingerbread tradition is diminishing… - Products Eurostat News

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22/12/2020

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The EU Member States produced almost 193 thousand tonnes of gingerbread in 2019, worth around €504 million. Compared with 2009, gingerbread production decreased 17% by weight.

 

Gingerbread production in the EU, 2009 - 2019

Source dataset: DS-066341

 

Among the EU Member States, Germany produced the most gingerbread (86 thousand tonnes), accounting for almost half (45%) of total EU gingerbread production by weight, followed by the Netherlands (42 thousand tonnes, 22%) and Poland (32 thousand tonnes, 17%). These three EU Member States produced over three quarters (83%) of total EU gingerbread production in 2019.

 

Gingerbread production in the EU, 2019

Source dataset: DS-066341

 

Notes: 

  • The sampling frame of the survey includes all enterprises, authorities and organisations that carry out any target industrial activity and have 20 employees or more.
  • The European Union (EU) includes 27 EU Member States. The United Kingdom left the European Union on 31 January 2020. Further information is published here.

 

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