Which Country Exports the Most Camping Goods in the World?

Other Textiles May 28, 2018
Author: Anna Sergeeva
Market Analyst

In 2016, the global exports of camping equipment amounted to 272K tonnes, ascending by 10% against the previous year level. Overall, it indicated a prominent increase from 2007 to 2016: the total exports volume increased at an average annual rate of +4.6% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. Based on the result of 2016, camping equipment exports increased by +64.9% against its level of 2009. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010, when export increased by 16% year-to-year. Over the period under review, global camping equipment exports reached its maximum volume in 2016, and are expected to retain its growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, camping equipment exports totaled $4.3B in 2016. Overall, it indicated a strong increase from 2007 to 2016: the total exports value increased at an average annual rate of +4.6% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. Based on the result of 2016, camping equipment exports increased by +61.3% against its level of 2007. Over the period under review, global camping equipment exports attained its maximum level in 2016, and are likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.

Top Camping Equipment Exporting Countries in the World

1. Germany (234.1 million USD)

2. Bangladesh (186.7 million USD)

3. Poland (157.6 million USD)

4. Netherlands (124.1 million USD)

5. USA (113.7 million USD)

6. France (113.2 million USD)

7. Pakistan (113.0 million USD)

8. Belgium (111.7 million USD)

9. Spain (80.1 million USD)

10. Viet Nam (61.2 million USD)

11. Turkey (47.5 million USD)

12. Burkina Faso (0.0 million USD)

Camping Equipment Exports By Country

The countries with the highest levels of camping equipment exports in 2016 were Pakistan (41K tonnes), Bangladesh (32K tonnes), Poland (22K tonnes), Germany (20K tonnes), the Netherlands (17K tonnes), Burkina Faso (13K tonnes), Belgium (12K tonnes), the U.S. (11K tonnes), Viet Nam (9.3K tonnes), Turkey (8.4K tonnes), France (7.9K tonnes), and Spain (7.4K tonnes), together amounting to 73% of total export.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of camping equipment exports, among the main exporting countries, was attained by Burkina Faso (+26.9% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest camping equipment markets worldwide were Germany ($234M), Bangladesh ($187M) and Poland ($158M), together comprising 13% of global exports.

Bangladesh (+16.4% per year) experienced the highest rates of growth with regard to the camping equipment exports, among the main exporting countries, over the last 9 years, while the other global leaders experienced mixed trends in the exports figures.

Camping Equipment Export Prices By Country

The average camping equipment export price stood at $16 per kg in 2016, declining by -6.9% against the previous year. Overall, camping equipment export price continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008, an increase of 13% from the previous year level. Global camping equipment export peaked of $19 per kg in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.

Export prices varied noticeably by country of destination. the country with the highest export prices was France ($14 per kg), while Burkina Faso ($0 per kg) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of camping equipment export prices was attained by Turkey (+3.3% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

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  • key camping equipment producers

All data provided in this article covers the following product: HS Code 6306 - Tarpaulins, awnings and sunblinds; tents; sails for boats, sailboards or landcraft; camping goods.

Source: World: Camping Goods - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025