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Blog, Sergey Avramenko, May 28, 2018 19

In 2016, the amount of phosphate imported worldwide stood at 23M tonnes, falling by -11.9% against the previous year figure. In general, phosphate imports continue to indicate a mild setback. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011, when import increased by 12% y-o-y. Over the period under review, global phosphate imports attained its maximum volume of 29M tonnes in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

Chemical And Fertilizer Minerals
Blog, Anna Sergeeva, May 28, 2018 16

In 2016, the global imports of fluorspar amounted to 24M tonnes, surging by 3% against the previous year figure. In general, fluorspar imports continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010, when import increased by 10% from the previous year level.

Chemical And Fertilizer Minerals
Blog, Sergey Avramenko, May 28, 2018 17

In 2016, approx. 7.2M tonnes of baryte were imported worldwide; lowering by -19.2% against the previous year figure. In general, baryte imports continue to indicate a moderate reduction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2015, when import increased by 8% against the previous year level.

 
Chemical And Fertilizer Minerals
Blog, Anna Sergeeva, May 28, 2018 15

In 2016, the amount of phosphate exported worldwide totaled 25M tonnes, waning by -4.0% against the previous year figure. Overall, phosphate exports continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2008, when export increased by 9% against the previous year level.

Chemical And Fertilizer Minerals
Blog, Anna Sergeeva, May 28, 2018 21

Global fluorspar exports stood at 12M tonnes in 2016, ascending by 2% against the previous year figure. Overall, fluorspar exports continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010, an increase of 29% against the previous year level.

Chemical And Fertilizer Minerals
Blog, Anna Sergeeva, May 28, 2018 19

In 2016, the global baryte exports totaled 4.2M tonnes, dropping by -18.7% against the previous year figure. In general, baryte exports continue to indicate a slight contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010, when exports increased by 38% year-to-year. Over the period under review, global baryte exports reached its maximum volume of 6.6M tonnes in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength. In value terms, baryte exports stood at $587M in 2016. In general, baryte exports continue to indicate a prominent increase. Over the period under review, global baryte exports reached its maximum level of $953M in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

 
Chemical And Fertilizer Minerals
Blog, Alexander Romanenko, November 12, 2015 370

EU baryte production showed mixed dynamics over the period from 2007 to 2014, falling from 23 million tonnes in 2007 to 7 million tonnes in 2014, with a CAGR of 15.9%. In value terms, EU baryte production reached 981 million EUR in 2014, growing by 1.8% annually.

Chemical And Fertilizer Minerals
Blog, Alexander Romanenko, August 19, 2015 386

Jordan dominates in the global natural phosphate trade. In 2014, Jordan exported 4,616 thousand tonnes of natural phosphates totaling 470 million USD, 25% over the previous year. Its primary trading partner was India, where it supplied 69% of its total natural phosphate exports in value terms, accounting for 33% of India's total imports.

Chemical And Fertilizer Minerals
Blog, Svetlana Sitkova, July 21, 2015 293

China dominates in the global baryte trade. In 2014, China exported 2,673 thousand tonnes of barytes totaling 348 million USD, 25% over the previous year. Its primary trading partner was the U.S., where it supplied 62% of its total baryte exports in value terms, accounting for 81% of the U.S. total imports.