EU - Polyvinyl Chloride in Primary Forms - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights
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Article Publishing Date: Jun 20, 2022

Polyvinyl Chloride Export Prices in EU Surge 64%, Averaging $1,568 Per Tonne

IndexBox has just published a new report: 'EU - Polyvinyl Chloride in Primary Forms - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights'. Here is a summary of the report's key findings.

Polyvinyl chloride market in the European Union was estimated at approx. $6.6B in 2021. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs and intermediaries' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). The largest polyvinyl chloride markets in the European Union were Germany, Italy and Poland, with a combined 54% share of the total market.

EU Polyvinyl Chloride Consumption by Country

In 2021, consumption of polyvinyl chloride in the European Union totaled approx. 5.2M tonnes. The countries with the highest consumption volumes were Germany, Italy and France, together comprising 52% of total consumption. These countries were followed by Poland, Spain, the Netherlands, Belgium, Romania, Sweden, Portugal, the Czech Republic and Hungary, which together accounted for a further 41%.

EU Polyvinyl Chloride Production

Production of polyvinyl chloride in the European Union amounted to approx. 6.1M tonnes in 2021. In value terms, polyvinyl chloride production totaled $5.1B.

The countries with the highest volumes of in 2021 were Germany, France and the Netherlands, together comprising 61% of total production. Spain, Belgium, Sweden and Hungary lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 26%.

EU Polyvinyl Chloride Exports

Polyvinyl chloride exports fell slightly to 4.8M tonnes in 2021, approximately mirroring the previous year. This figure includes trade volumes between the EU countries and shipped outside the EU. Over the period under review, exports, however, recorded a relatively flat trend pattern.

In value terms, exports soared to $7.6B in 2021. This figure includes trade between EU member countries. Total exports indicated a perceptible increase from 2011 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +0.3% over the last decade.

Exports by Country

Germany (1,110K tonnes), France (911K tonnes), Belgium (680K tonnes) and the Netherlands (603K tonnes) represented roughly 68% of total supplies in 2021. Spain (343K tonnes) ranks next in terms of the total exports with a 7.1% share, followed by Hungary (5.6%) and Sweden (5.5%). Portugal (171K tonnes) followed a long way behind the leaders.

In value terms, the largest polyvinyl chloride supplying countries in the European Union were Germany ($1.9B), France ($1.4B) and Belgium ($1.1B), together comprising 57% of total exports. The Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Hungary and Portugal lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 32%.

In terms of the main exporting countries, Hungary, with a CAGR of +4.8%, recorded the highest growth rate of the value of exports from 2011 to 2021. Shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the export price in the European Union amounted to $1,568 per tonne, rising by 64% against the previous year. Average prices varied somewhat amongst the major exporting countries. In 2021, major exporting countries recorded the following prices: in Sweden ($1,686 per tonne) and Germany ($1,676 per tonne), while the Netherlands ($1,314 per tonne) and France ($1,521 per tonne) were amongst the lowest. From 2011 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Hungary (+3.3%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

EU Polyvinyl Chloride Imports

In 2021, overseas purchases of polyvinyl chloride were finally on the rise to reach 3.9M tonnes after two years of decline. This figure includes trade volumes between the EU countries and shipped outside the EU. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +1.5% over the period from 2011 to 2021.

In value terms, polyvinyl chloride imports soared to $6B in 2021. This figure includes trade between EU member countries. Total imports indicated tangible growth from 2011 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +1.5% over the last decade.

Imports by Country

Germany (712K tonnes), Italy (712K tonnes), Poland (517K tonnes) and Belgium (472K tonnes) represented roughly 62% of total imports in 2021. France (280K tonnes) held the next position in the ranking, followed by the Netherlands (202K tonnes). All these countries together occupied approx. 12% share of total purchases. Spain (171K tonnes), the Czech Republic (135K tonnes), Romania (123K tonnes), Sweden (86K tonnes) and Ireland (61K tonnes) followed a long way behind the leaders.

In value terms, Germany ($1.1B), Italy ($1.1B) and Poland ($799M) appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2021, with a combined 49% share of total imports. These countries were followed by Belgium, France, the Netherlands, Spain, Romania, the Czech Republic, Sweden and Ireland, which together accounted for a further 39%.

Among the main importing countries, Romania, with a CAGR of +7.3%, recorded the highest growth rate of the value of imports over the past decade. Purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the import price in the European Union amounted to $1,538 per tonne, rising by 57% against the previous year. Average prices varied somewhat amongst the major importing countries. In 2021, major importing countries recorded the following prices: in Ireland ($1,866 per tonne) and Romania ($1,698 per tonne), while Belgium ($1,346 per tonne) and the Netherlands ($1,376 per tonne) were amongst the lowest. From 2011 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Romania (+2.6%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Platform

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the polyvinyl chloride market in the EU. 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 20163010 - Polyvinyl chloride, not mixed with any other substances, in primary forms
• Prodcom 20163023 - Non-plasticised polyvinyl chloride mixed with any other substance, in primary forms
• Prodcom 20163025 - Plasticised polyvinyl chloride mixed with any other substance, i n primary forms

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Production in the EU, split by region and country
• Trade (exports and imports) in the EU
• 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
CONSUMPTION BY COUNTRY
3.3
MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCTS

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
7.2
PRODUCTION BY COUNTRY
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

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

The Largest Exporters on The Market and How They Succeed

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

11. COUNTRY PROFILES

The Largest Markets And Their Profiles

• Austria
• Belgium
• Bulgaria
• Croatia
• Cyprus
• Czech Republic
• Denmark
• Estonia
• Finland
• France
• Germany
• Greece
• Hungary
• Ireland
• Italy
• Latvia
• Lithuania
• Luxembourg
• Malta
• Netherlands
• Poland
• Portugal
• Romania
• Slovakia
• Slovenia
• Spain
• Sweden
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, By Country, 2018–2021
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2021
Figure 4:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 5:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 6:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 7:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 8:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 9:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 10:
Exports And Growth
Figure 11:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 12:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 13:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 14:
Imports And Growth
Figure 15:
Import Prices
Figure 16:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2021
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2012–2021
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