Which Country Imports the Most Homogenized Composite Food Preparations in the World?

Other Food Products May 28, 2018
Author: Sergey Avramenko
Head of Global Markets Research Team

Which Country Imports the Most Homogenized Composite Food Preparations in the World?

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In 2016, the global heterocyclic compound imports amounted to 2.1M tonnes, falling by ;15.3% against the previous year level. Overall, heterocyclic compound imports continue to indicate a temperate descent. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010, when import increased by 11% from the previous year level. Global heterocyclic compound import peaked of 2.6M tonnes in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.

In value terms, heterocyclic compound imports totaled $67B in 2016. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +1.6% over the period from 2007 to 2016; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations being recorded over the period under review. Over the period under review, global heterocyclic compound imports reached its maximum level of $77B in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.

Top Heterocyclic Compound Importing Countries in the World

1. Germany (8.7 billion USD)

2. Belgium (8.6 billion USD)

3. Italy (3.6 billion USD)

4. Spain (2.3 billion USD)

5. United Kingdom (2.2 billion USD)

6. Brazil (2.1 billion USD)

7. France (1.6 billion USD)

8. South Korea (0.9 billion USD)

9. Turkey (0.4 billion USD)

10. Indonesia (0.3 billion USD)

11. Thailand (0.2 billion USD)

12. Malaysia (0.1 billion USD)

Heterocyclic Compound Imports By Country

In 2016, Germany (360K tonnes), followed by Italy (224K tonnes), Brazil (172K tonnes), Belgium (114K tonnes), and South Korea (113K tonnes) represented the largest importers of heterocyclic compound, together achieving 47% of total imports. Spain (92K tonnes), Indonesia (90K tonnes), Turkey (89K tonnes), France (76K tonnes), the UK (74K tonnes), Thailand (62K tonnes), and Malaysia (60K tonnes) held the minor share of total imports.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of heterocyclic compound imports, among the main importing countries, was attained by Turkey (+7.4% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest heterocyclic compound markets worldwide were Germany ($8.7B), Belgium ($8.6B) and Italy ($3.6B), with a combined 31% share of global imports.

Germany (+7.2% per year) experienced the highest growth rate of heterocyclic compound 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.

Heterocyclic Compound Import Prices By Country

The average heterocyclic compound import price stood at $33 per kg in 2016, surging by 21% against the previous year. Over the period from 2007 to 2016 it increased at an average annual rate of +4.1%.The growth pace was the most rapid in 2016, when it surged by 21% y;o;y. In that year, average heterocyclic compound import price reached its maximum level, and is likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.

There were significant differences in the average import prices amongst major importing countries. In 2016, the country with the highest import prices was Belgium ($75 per kg), while Malaysia ($1,966 per tonne) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of heterocyclic compound import prices was attained by Global (+4.1% per year), while the other global leaders experienced mixed trends in the import price figures.

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All data provided in this article covers the following product: HS Code 2933 ; Heterocyclic compounds with nitrogen hetero;atom(s) only.

Source: World: Heterocyclic Compounds ; Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025"

"IndexBox has just published a new report "World: Homogenized Composite Food Preparations - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025". Here is a summary of the report's key findings.

Global canned food imports amounted to 1.2M tonnes in 2016, remaining relatively unchanged against the previous year figure. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +3.8% from 2007 to 2016- however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations over the period under review. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008, an increase of 14% year-to-year. Over the period under review, global canned food imports attained its maximum volume in 2016, and are likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, canned food imports stood at $2.9B in 2016. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +2.5% over the period from 2007 to 2016- however, the trend pattern remained consistent, with only minor fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Global canned food import peaked of $3.2B in 2013- however, from 2014 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.

Top Canned Food Importing Countries in the World

1. USA (262.6 million USD)

2. United Kingdom (206.0 million USD)

3. Mexico (205.4 million USD)

4. Canada (200.0 million USD)

5. France (153.7 million USD)

6. Germany (152.5 million USD)

7. Netherlands (131.6 million USD)

8. Belgium (88.5 million USD)

9. China, Hong Kong SAR (81.4 million USD)

10. Sweden (75.3 million USD)

11. Australia (54.0 million USD)

12. Mozambique (18.8 million USD)

Canned Food Imports By Country

In 2016, Mozambique (137K tonnes), followed by the U.S. (78K tonnes), Canada (72K tonnes), the UK (70K tonnes), Mexico (61K tonnes), and Germany (57K tonnes) were the key importers of canned food, together making up 40% of total imports. The following importers - the Netherlands (53K tonnes), France (46K tonnes), Belgium (43K tonnes), Australia (34K tonnes), Sweden (30K tonnes), and China, Hong Kong SAR (27K tonnes) together made up 20% of total imports.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of canned food imports, among the main importing countries, was attained by Mozambique (+62.6% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the U.S. ($263M), the UK ($206M) and Mexico ($205M) constituted the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2016, together comprising 23% of global imports. These countries were followed by Canada, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, China, Hong Kong SAR, Sweden, Australia and Mozambique, which together accounted for a further 33%.

Mozambique (+20.5% per year) recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to the canned food 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.

Canned Food Import Prices By Country

The average canned food import price stood at $2,444 per tonne in 2016, dropping by -2.6% against the previous year. In general, canned food import price continues to indicate a mild shrinkage. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2011, when import increased by 6% against the previous year level. In that year, average canned food import price attained its maximum level of $2,925 per tonne. From 2012 to 2016, growth of average canned food import price stood at a somewhat lower level.

Import prices varied noticeably by country of destination. the country with the highest import prices was Mexico ($3,357 per tonne), while Mozambique ($137 per tonne) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of canned food import prices was attained by China, Hong Kong SAR (+5.1% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

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All data provided in this article covers the following product: HS Code 2104 - Soups and broths and preparations therefor- homogenised composite food preparations.

Source: World: Homogenized Composite Food Preparations - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025