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Blog, Anna Sergeeva, May 28, 2018 20

In 2016, the global plastic tube and pipe imports stood at 8M tonnes, surging by 4% against the previous year figure. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +3.1% over the period from 2007 to 2016; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2015, when import increased by 9% y-o-y. Over the period under review, global plastic tube and pipe imports attained its maximum volume in 2016, and are likely to see steady growth in the immediate term. In value terms, plastic tube and pipe imports stood at $21B in 2016. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +2.8% from 2007 to 2016; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. Global plastic tube and pipe import peaked of $23B in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength. Top Plastic Tube And Pipe Importing Countries in the World 1. USA (1,842.6 million USD) 2. Germany (1,560.2 million USD) 3. Mexico (1,336.6 million USD) 4. France (1,052.1 million USD) 5. China (911.9 million USD) 6. Canada (615.4 million USD) 7. Poland (570.0 million USD) 8. Italy (521.0 million USD) 9. Spain (359.9 million USD) 10. Turkey (209.4 million USD) 11. Mozambique (18.2 million USD) Plastic Tube And Pipe Imports By Country In 2016, Mozambique (1.4M tonnes), distantly followed by China (585K tonnes), the U.S. (523K tonnes), Germany (518K tonnes), and Turkey (364K tonnes) were the key importers of plastic tube and pipe, together generating 42% of total imports. Italy (340K tonnes), Mexico (311K tonnes), France (250K tonnes), Spain (176K tonnes), Poland (153K tonnes), and Canada (145K tonnes) followed a long way behind this figure. Mozambique was also the fastest growing in terms of the plastic tube and pipe imports, with a CAGR of +42.7% from 2007 to 2016. At the same time, Spain (+3.1%), Canada (+2.3%), the U.S. (+1.8%), Turkey (+1.5%), and Poland (+1.3%) displayed positive paces of growth. China, France, Germany, and Italy experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, Mexico (-1.7%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. While the share of Mozambique (-16.3%) decreased significantly, the shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period. In value terms, the largest plastic tube and pipe markets worldwide were the U.S. ($1.8B), Germany ($1.6B) and Mexico ($1.3B), together comprising 22% of global imports.France, China, Canada, Poland, Italy, Spain, Turkey and Mozambique lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 20%. China (+7.8% per year) had the highest rates of growth with regard to the plastic tube and pipe imports, in terms of the main importing countries, over the last 9 year period, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth. Plastic Tube And Pipe Import Prices By Country The average plastic tube and pipe import price stood at $2,667 per tonne in 2016, descending by -4.2% against the previous year. Overall, plastic tube and pipe import price continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011, when import increased by 15% y-o-y. Over the period under review, average plastic tube and pipe import price attained its maximum level of $3,298 per tonne in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

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Blog, Sergey Avramenko, May 28, 2018 23

In 2016, the global plastic self-adhesive plate imports totaled 3M tonnes, growing by 3% against the previous year level.

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Blog, Anna Sergeeva, May 28, 2018 21

Global plastic sanitary ware imports totaled 679K tonnes in 2016, increasing by 6% against the previous year figure. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +1.1% from 2007 to 2016; the trend pattern remained consistent, with only minor fluctuations over the period under review. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010, when it surged by 11% from the previous year level.

 
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Blog, Sergey Avramenko, May 28, 2018 19

In 2016, approx. 19M tonnes of office supply were imported worldwide; picking up by 9% against the previous year figure. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +3.3% from 2007 to 2016; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations in certain years. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2015, when imports increased by 11% y-o-y. Over the period under review, global office supply imports reached its maximum volume in 2016, and are expected to retain its growth in the near future. In value terms, office supply imports totaled $66B in 2016. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +3.7% from 2007 to 2016; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. Global office supply import peaked of $67B in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength. Top Office Supply Importing Countries in the World 1. USA (9.2 billion USD) 2. Germany (5.2 billion USD) 3. Mexico (4.2 billion USD) 4. China (3.1 billion USD) 5. Japan (3.0 billion USD) 6. France (3.0 billion USD) 7. United Kingdom (2.4 billion USD) 8. Italy (1.5 billion USD) 9. Spain (1.3 billion USD) Office Supply Imports By Country China (6.2M tonnes), and Mexico (4.2M tonnes) represented roughly 55% of total imports of office supply in 2016. The U.S. (819K tonnes), Germany (747K tonnes), the UK (465K tonnes), Italy (435K tonnes), Japan (426K tonnes), France (411K tonnes), and Spain (316K tonnes) held the weak share of total imports. From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of office supply imports, among the main importing countries, was attained by Mexico (+23.7% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth. In value terms, the U.S. ($9.2B), Germany ($5.2B) and Mexico ($4.2B) appeared as the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2016, together comprising 28% of global imports.China, Japan, France, the UK, Italy and Spain lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 22%. China (+5.4% per year) experienced the highest growth rate of office supply imports, among the main importing countries, over the last 9 year period, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth. Office Supply Import Prices By Country The average office supply import price stood at $3,469 per tonne in 2016, reducing by -5.9% against the previous year. In general, office supply import price continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010, when import increased by 11% year-to-year. Global office supply import peaked of $4,277 per tonne in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength. There were significant differences in the average import prices amongst major importing countries. In 2016, the country with the highest import prices was the U.S. ($11 per kg), while China ($506 per tonne) was among the lowest. From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of office supply import prices was attained by China (+5.3% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth. Do you want to know more about global office supply market? Get the latest trends and insight from our report. It includes a wide range of statistics on office supply market share office supply prices office supply industry office supply sales office supply import office supply export office supply market forecast office supply price forecast key office supply producers All data provided in this article covers the following product: HS Code 3926 - Articles of plastics and articles of other materials of heading no. 3901 to 3914, n.e.c. in chapter 39. Source: World: Office Or School Supplies Of Plastics - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025level.

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Blog, Sergey Avramenko, May 28, 2018 21

In 2016, approx. 4.1M tonnes of plastic tube and pipe were exported worldwide; approximately equating the previous year figure. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +1.4% over the period from 2007 to 2016; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011, when exports increased by 9% y-o-y. Global plastic tube and pipe export peaked of 4.3M tonnes in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength. In value terms, plastic tube and pipe exports totaled $22B in 2016. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +2.7% from 2007 to 2016; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. Over the period under review, global plastic tube and pipe exports attained its maximum level of $24B in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

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Blog, Sergey Avramenko, May 28, 2018 18

In 2016, the amount of plastic self-adhesive plate exported worldwide amounted to 2.9M tonnes, picking up by 6% against the previous year level.

 
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Blog, Anna Sergeeva, May 28, 2018 15

In 2016, approx. 594K tonnes of plastic sanitary ware were exported worldwide; ascending by 5% against the previous year figure. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +1.8% from 2007 to 2016; the trend pattern remained consistent, with only minor fluctuations being observed in certain years. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2008, an increase of 12% y-o-y. Global plastic sanitary ware export peaked of 618K tonnes in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength. In value terms, plastic sanitary ware exports amounted to $3.4B in 2016. Overall, plastic sanitary ware exports continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. Global plastic sanitary ware export peaked of $3.9B in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength. Top Plastic Sanitary Ware Exporting Countries in the World 1. China (763.7 million USD) 2. Germany (663.5 million USD) 3. Italy (153.4 million USD) 4. Poland (143.8 million USD) 5. Spain (121.8 million USD) 6. USA (116.4 million USD) 7. Turkey (100.0 million USD) 8. Bulgaria (84.6 million USD) 9. Canada (83.2 million USD) 10. Egypt (76.6 million USD) 11. United Kingdom (73.1 million USD) 12. France (70.7 million USD) Plastic Sanitary Ware Exports By Country In 2016, China (183K tonnes) was the major exporter for plastic sanitary ware, creating 31% of total exports. It was distantly followed by Germany (77K tonnes), constituting 13% share of total plastic sanitary ware exports. The following exporters - Turkey (24K tonnes), the U.S. (22K tonnes), Spain (22K tonnes), Poland (21K tonnes), Bulgaria (20K tonnes), Italy (18K tonnes), Canada (16K tonnes), Egypt (16K tonnes), the UK (15K tonnes), and France (13K tonnes) together made up 31% of total exports. From 2007 to 2016, average annual rates of growth with regard to plastic sanitary ware exports from China stood at +3.3%. At the same time, Egypt (+29.1%), Bulgaria (+15.8%), Spain (+5.3%), Turkey (+5.0%), the U.S. (+4.0%), Canada (+3.1%), Poland (+1.9%), and Germany (+1.1%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Egypt emerged as the fastest growing importer/exporter in the world, with a CAGR of +29.1% from 2007-2016. France experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, the UK (-4.6%), and Italy (-5.8%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. While the share of Italy (2%) increased significantly, the share of Egypt (-2.4%), Bulgaria (-2.5%), and China (-7.8%) displayed negative dynamics. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period. In value terms, China ($764M), Germany ($664M) and Italy ($153M) appeared as the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2016, together accounting for 46% of global exports.Poland, Spain, the U.S., Turkey, Bulgaria, Canada, Egypt, the UK and France lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 25%. Egypt (+24.9% per year) recorded the highest growth rate of plastic sanitary ware exports, among the main exporting countries, over the last 9 year period, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth. Plastic Sanitary Ware Export Prices By Country The average plastic sanitary ware export price stood at $5,802 per tonne in 2016, waning by -2.4% against the previous year. In general, plastic sanitary ware export price continues to indicate a mild decrease. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2012, when export price increased by 9% y-o-y. Global plastic sanitary ware export peaked of $6,618 per tonne in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength. Export prices varied noticeably by country of destination. the country with the highest export prices was Italy ($8,652 per tonne), while Turkey ($4,162 per tonne) was among the lowest. From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of plastic sanitary ware export prices was attained by China (+6.9% per year), while the other global leaders experienced mixed trends in the export price figures. Do you want to know more about global plastic sanitary ware market? Get the latest trends and insight from our report. It includes a wide range of statistics on plastic sanitary ware market share plastic sanitary ware prices plastic sanitary ware industry plastic sanitary ware sales plastic sanitary ware import plastic sanitary ware export plastic sanitary ware market forecast plastic sanitary ware price forecast key plastic sanitary ware producers All data provided in this article covers the following product: HS Code 3922 - Sanitary ware; baths, shower-baths, sinks, wash-basins, bidets, lavatory pans, seats and covers, flushing cisterns and sanitary ware, of plastics. Source: World: Plastic Baths, Wash-Basins, Lavatory Pans And Covers And Similar Sanitary Ware - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025level.

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Blog, Anna Sergeeva, May 28, 2018 12

In 2016, the amount of office supply exported worldwide totaled 9M tonnes, surging by 3% against the previous year figure. In general, office supply exports continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010, when export increased by 63% against the previous year level.

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Blog, Sergey Avramenko, June 02, 2017 338

From 2008 to 2015, U.S. plastic bag market showed modest growth. It expanded from 10,982 million USD in 2008 to 11,460 million USD in 2015, rising with a CAGR of +0.6%.

 
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Blog, Anna Sergeeva, August 22, 2016 587

In the recent years, growth in exports of plastic bottles has slowed both within the EU and outside of it. This trend reflects the relatively modest increase in production of plastic bottles in the EU. At the same time, the industry is almost entirely focused on the internal European demand, which will remain the main driver of growth in the medium term.

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Blog, Anna Sergeeva, August 19, 2016 713

EU imports of plastic sacks and bags have been steadily on the rise; approximately 80% of current trade is between EU member states. Extra-EU imports, however, are also experiencing an upward trend, resulting in the steady growth of the share of foreign products in consumption. Vietnam has recently indicated a double-digit rate of growth in terms of the supply of plastic bags to the EU, thereby capturing a place in the top three suppliers, along with China and Malaysia. 

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Blog, Sergey Avramenko, July 08, 2016 552

The U.S. is the leader in global imports of plastic bags, accounting for an 18% share (based on USD). It was followed by Japan (10%), Germany (7%), and the UK (7%). In 2015, U.S. plastic bag imports totaled 2,698 million USD, which was 143 million USD (6%) higher than the year before. A significant drop in 2009 was followed by robust growth through to 2015, with an average annual increase of +7% from 2010 to 2015. In 2012, U.S. plastic bag imports surpassed their pre-recession level of 2008.

 
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Blog, Sergey Avramenko, July 07, 2016 546

The U.S. takes a 10% share (based on USD) of global unlaminated plastic film and sheet exports, which put it in second place, following Germany (13%). In 2015, the U.S. exported 7,712 million USD, which was practically equal to the previous year's exports.

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Blog, Sergey Avramenko, July 07, 2016 444

The U.S. is the leader in global imports of plastic bottles, accounting for a 12% share (based on USD). Germany (8%), France (7%), and Canada (6%) followed. In 2015, U.S. plastic bottle imports totaled 999 million USD, which was 34 million USD (3%) higher than the year before.

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Blog, Irina Andreeva, July 07, 2016 516

The U.S. takes second place in global plastic pipe and pipe fitting exports (with a 9% share, based on USD), following Germany (13%), and ahead of China and Turkey (8% each).

 
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Blog, Irina Andreeva, July 06, 2016 390

The U.S. takes third place in global imports on the plastic plumbing fixture market, with a 7% share (based on USD), following Germany (11%) and France (7.3%). In 2015, U.S. plastic plumbing fixture imports totaled 290 million USD, which was 26 million USD (10%) more than the year before. A noticeable drop over 2008-2009 was followed by slight growth over the next three years. The trend continued with a sharp acceleration through to 2015. In 2013, U.S. plastic plumbing fixture imports surpassed the pre-recession peak of 2008.

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Blog, Irina Andreeva, February 11, 2016 632

From 2007 to 2014, EU production of plastics household and toilet articles showed a steady decrease, falling from 5.0 billion EUR in 2007 to 4.3 billion EUR in 2014. It dropped with a CAGR of -7.3% over the period under review. In value terms, EU household and toilet plastics production was 2.1 million tonnes in 2014, falling by -2.4% annually.

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Blog, Irina Andreeva, February 10, 2016 394

From 2007 to 2014, EU plastic tube production showed a steady decrease, falling from 5,866 thousand tonnes in 2007 to 4,667 thousand tonnes in 2014. It dropped with a CAGR of -3.2% over the period under review. In value terms, EU plastic tube production was 14.0 billion EUR in 2014.

 

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