U.S. - Soap - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends And Insights
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U.S. - Soap - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends And Insights
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Soap Price per Ton June 2022

U.S. Soap Import Price per Ton June 2022

In June 2022, the soap price per ton stood at $2,513 (CIF, US) in June 2022, stabilizing at the previous month. Over the period from January 2022 to June 2022, it increased at an average monthly rate of +1.1%. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in May 2022 an increase of 4.5% month-to-month. As a result, import price attained the peak level of $2,513 per ton, leveling off in the following month.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin: the country with the highest price was France ($6,622 per ton), while the price for Turkey ($1,164 per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From January 2022 to June 2022, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Canada (+2.5%), while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced more modest paces of growth.

U.S. Soap Import Prices by Type

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major supplied products. In June 2022, the product with the highest price was organic surface-active products for washing the skin ($2,926 per ton), while the price for soap and organic surface-active products in bars other than for toilet use ($1,939 per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From January 2022 to June 2022, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by skin organic surface-active products (+2.5%), while the prices for the other products experienced more modest paces of growth.

U.S. Soap Imports

In June 2022, purchases abroad of soap decreased by -2.4% to 48K tons, falling for the second month in a row after two months of growth. Overall, imports, however, continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in March 2022 when imports increased by 31% m-o-m. Imports peaked at 52K tons in April 2022; however, from May 2022 to June 2022, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, soap imports fell modestly to $120M (IndexBox estimates) in June 2022. The total import value increased at an average monthly rate of +1.6% over the period from January 2022 to June 2022; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations being recorded in certain months. The growth pace was the most rapid in March 2022 with an increase of 28% month-to-month. Imports peaked at $124M in April 2022; however, from May 2022 to June 2022, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

U.S. Soap Imports by Type

Organic surface-active products for washing the skin (18K tons), soap and organic surface-active products in bars for toilet use (17K tons) and soap and organic surface-active products in bars other than for toilet use (8.7K tons) were the main products of soap imports to the United States, with a combined 93% share of total imports. These products were followed by soap in different forms, which accounted for a further 7.4%.

From January 2022 to June 2022, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the major product types, was attained by skin organic surface-active products (with a CAGR of +1.2%), while imports for the other products experienced mixed trend patterns.

In value terms, the most traded types of soap in the United States were organic surface-active products for washing the skin ($54M), soap and organic surface-active products in bars for toilet use ($40M) and soap and organic surface-active products in bars other than for toilet use ($17M), together accounting for 92% of total imports. These products were followed by soap in different forms, which accounted for a further 7.8%.

U.S. Soap Imports by Country

China (11K tons), Canada (11K tons) and Mexico (11K tons) were the main suppliers of soap imports to the United States, together comprising 68% of total imports. These countries were followed by South Korea, Turkey, Colombia, Germany and France, which together accounted for a further 19%.

From January 2022 to June 2022, the biggest increases were in Colombia (with a CAGR of +10.5%), while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Canada ($31M), Mexico ($22M) and China ($20M) were the largest soap suppliers to the United States, with a combined 61% share of total imports. These countries were followed by South Korea, France, Colombia, Germany and Turkey, which together accounted for a further 20%.

Colombia, with a CAGR of +10.6%, saw the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of imports, among the main suppliers over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence Platform

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the soap 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 20413120 - Soap and organic surface-active products in bars, etc., n.e.c.
• Prodcom 20413150 - Soap in the form of flakes, wafers, granules or powders
• Prodcom 20413180 - Soap in forms excluding bars, cakes or moulded shapes, p aper, wadding, felt and non-wovens impregnated or coated with soap/detergent, flakes, granules or powders
• Prodcom 20421915 - Soap and organic surface-active products in bars, etc., for toilet use
• Prodcom 20421930 - Organic surface-active products and preparations for washing the skin, whether or not containing soap, p.r.s.
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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