U.S. - Methanal (Formaldehyde) - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends And Insights
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Formaldehyde Price in U.S. Soars 37% to $918 per Ton

U.S. Formaldehyde Export Price per Ton July 2022

In July 2022, the formaldehyde price per ton stood at $918, with an increase of 37% against the previous month. Overall, export price indicated a prominent increase from January 2022 to July 2022: its price increased at an average monthly rate of +6.4% over the last six-month period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on July 2022 figures, formaldehyde export price increased by +42.9% against May 2022 indices. The export price peaked at $920 per ton in March 2022; however, from April 2022 to July 2022, the export prices remained at a lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination: the country with the highest price was Hong Kong SAR ($3,696 per ton), while the average price for exports to the UK ($448 per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From January 2022 to July 2022, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to Canada (+8.6%), while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

U.S. Formaldehyde Exports

In July 2022, approximately 697 tons of formaldehyde were exported from the United States; which is down by -17.5% compared with June 2022 figures. Overall, exports, however, recorded a perceptible increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in March 2022 with an increase of 178% against the previous month. As a result, the exports reached the peak of 1.8K tons. From April 2022 to July 2022, the growth of the exports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, formaldehyde exports reached $640K (IndexBox estimates) in July 2022. In general, exports, however, enjoyed a remarkable increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in March 2022 with an increase of 268% month-to-month. As a result, the exports attained the peak of $1.6M. From April 2022 to July 2022, the growth of the exports remained at a lower figure.

U.S. Formaldehyde Exports by Country

Canada (445 tons) was the main destination for formaldehyde exports from the United States, with a 64% share of total exports. Moreover, formaldehyde exports to Canada exceeded the volume sent to the second major destination, Mexico (108 tons), fourfold. the UK (31 tons) ranked third in terms of total exports with a 4.4% share.

From January 2022 to July 2022, the average monthly growth rate of volume to Canada amounted to +3.2%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average monthly rates of exports growth: Mexico (+6.3% per month) and the UK (+17.0% per month).

In value terms, Canada ($354K) emerged as the key foreign market for formaldehyde exports from the United States, comprising 55% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Mexico ($58K), with a 9% share of total exports. It was followed by Hong Kong SAR, with an 8.5% share.

From January 2022 to July 2022, the average monthly rate of growth in terms of value to Canada stood at +12.1%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average monthly rates of exports growth: Mexico (+6.6% per month) and Hong Kong SAR (+3.3% per month).

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence Platform

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the formaldehyde market in the U.S.. Within it, you will discover the latest data on market trends and opportunities by country, consumption, production and price developments, as well as the global trade (imports and exports). The forecast exhibits the market prospects through 2030.


Product coverage:
• Prodcom 20146111 - Methanal (formaldehyde)
Country coverage:
• United States

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Trade (exports and imports) in the U.S.
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

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1. INTRODUCTION

Making Data-Driven Decisions to Grow Your Business

1.1
REPORT DESCRIPTION
1.2
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND AI PLATFORM
1.3
DATA-DRIVEN DECISIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
1.4
GLOSSARY AND SPECIFIC TERMS
2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

A Quick Overview of Market Performance

3. MARKET OVERVIEW

Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

3.1
MARKET SIZE
3.2
MARKET STRUCTURE
3.3
TRADE BALANCE
3.4
PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION
3.5
MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCT

Finding New Products to Diversify Your Business

4.1
TOP PRODUCTS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR BUSINESS
4.2
BEST-SELLING PRODUCTS
4.3
MOST CONSUMED PRODUCT
4.4
MOST TRADED PRODUCT
4.5
MOST PROFITABLE PRODUCT FOR EXPORT
5. MOST PROMISING SUPPLYING COUNTRIES

Choosing the Best Countries to Establish Your Sustainable Supply Chain

5.1
TOP COUNTRIES TO SOURCE YOUR PRODUCT
5.2
TOP PRODUCING COUNTRIES
5.3
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.4
LOW-COST EXPORTING COUNTRIES
6. MOST PROMISING OVERSEAS MARKETS

Choosing the Best Countries to Boost Your Exports

6.1
TOP OVERSEAS MARKETS FOR EXPORTING YOUR PRODUCT
6.2
TOP CONSUMING MARKETS
6.3
UNSATURATED MARKETS
6.4
TOP IMPORTING MARKETS
6.5
MOST PROFITABLE MARKETS
7. PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2021
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2012–2021
9.2
EXPORTS BY COUNTRY
9.3
EXPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
10. PROFILES OF MAJOR PRODUCERS

The Largest Producers on The Market and Their Profiles

LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2021
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007-2021
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007-2021
Figure 8:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 9:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 10:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 11:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 12:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 13:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 14:
Exports And Growth
Figure 15:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 16:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 17:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 18:
Imports And Growth
Figure 19:
Import Prices
Figure 20:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
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