Fiscal Year 2022 – Total Potato Sales Q1
Topic: Retail Sales
Summary of total potato sales from Marketing Year 2022 - Quarter 1 (July 1 through September 30, 2021).
- Dollar and volume sales are above the same time period in 2019.
- Refrigerated potatoes and deli-prepared sides have increased in dollar and volume sales compared to 2020. However, they have not returned to pre-pandemic levels.
- All prices are up per pound from 2020 except for dehydrated potatoes.
- Consumer prices for potatoes were 6.7% lower last September even though they are at a three-month average low for September 2021.