Exporting shea butter to Europe
Europe is an attractive market for exporters of shea butter in developing countries. Demand for natural cosmetics is growing in Europe. Ongoing product innovation and the growing number of applications for shea butter are driving market growth. To export shea butter to the European market, you have to meet both mandatory and additional requirements. The cosmetic & personal care sector accounts for about 10 percent of the European shea butter market. The prices of shea butter are affected by market prices of cocoa butter.