Which Country Imports the Most Mineral Waters and Aerated Waters in the World?

Soft Drinks and Mineral Waters May 28, 2018
Author: Sergey Avramenko
Head of Global Markets Research Team

Which Country Imports the Most Mineral Waters and Aerated Waters in the World?

IndexBox has just published a new report "World: Milking Machines ; Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025". Here is a summary of the report's key findings.

In 2016, the global milking machine imports totaled 71K tonnes, standing approx. at the previous year figure. Overall, milking machine imports continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2011, when it surged by 22% against the previous year level. Over the period under review, global milking machine imports attained its maximum volume of 77K tonnes in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

In value terms, milking machine imports stood at $1.7B in 2016. In general, milking machine imports continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. Over the period under review, global milking machine imports reached its maximum level of $2.2B in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

Top Milking Machine Importing Countries in the World

1. Netherlands (154.9 million USD)

2. France (133.7 million USD)

3. Germany (114.0 million USD)

4. USA (113.2 million USD)

5. Canada (84.6 million USD)

6. Russia (70.5 million USD)

7. United Kingdom (70.1 million USD)

8. Belgium (69.8 million USD)

9. Denmark (65.0 million USD)

10. Sweden (41.4 million USD)

11. Spain (24.7 million USD)

12. Portugal (11.7 million USD)

Milking Machine Imports By Country

In 2016, the UK (5.9K tonnes), Germany (5.1K tonnes), France (5K tonnes), Belgium (4.8K tonnes), the Netherlands (3.7K tonnes), the U.S. (3.5K tonnes), Russia (3.4K tonnes), Canada (2.8K tonnes), Sweden (2K tonnes), Portugal (2K tonnes), Denmark (1.9K tonnes), and Spain (1.9K tonnes) were the largest importers of milking machine in the world, achieving 60% of total import.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of milking machine imports, among the main importing countries, was attained by Belgium (+6.5% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest milking machine markets worldwide were the Netherlands ($155M), France ($134M) and Germany ($114M), with a combined 24% share of global imports.

The Netherlands (+7.9% per year) experienced the highest growth rate of milking machine imports, in terms of the main importing countries, over the last 9 years, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Milking Machine Import Prices By Country

The average milking machine import price stood at $24 per kg in 2016, reducing by ;8.3% against the previous year. Overall, milking machine import price continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2008, an increase of 14% y;o;y. Over the period under review, average milking machine import price reached its maximum level of $28 per kg in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.

There were significant differences in the average import prices amongst major importing countries. In 2016, the country with the highest import prices was the Netherlands ($42 per kg), while Portugal ($5,973 per tonne) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of milking machine import prices was attained by the Netherlands (+7.5% 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 8434 ; Milking machines and dairy machinery.

Source: World: Milking Machines ; Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025"

"IndexBox has just published a new report "World: Mineral Waters And Aerated Waters - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025". Here is a summary of the report's key findings.

In 2016, approx. 129M tonnes of bottled water were imported worldwide- flattening at the previous year level. In general, bottled water imports continue to indicate a modest expansion. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008, when it surged by 591% year-to-year. Global bottled water import peaked of 788M tonnes in 2010- however, from 2011 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

In value terms, bottled water imports totaled $3.7B in 2016. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +2.0% over the period from 2007 to 2016- however, the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. Global bottled water import peaked of $3.7B in 2014- afterwards, it flattened through to 2016.

Top Bottled Water Importing Countries in the World

1. Belgium (287.6 million USD)

2. Netherlands (126.3 million USD)

3. France (119.7 million USD)

4. China, Macao SAR (51.6 million USD)

5. Kazakhstan (11.0 million USD)

6. Poland (6.1 million USD)

Bottled Water Imports By Country

China, Macao SAR (97M tonnes) prevails in bottled water imports structure, finishing at 97M tonnes, which was near 75% of total imports in 2016. The Netherlands (5.5M tonnes), France (4.9M tonnes), Poland (4.8M tonnes), Kazakhstan (4.6M tonnes), and Belgium (4.2M tonnes) followed a long way behind this figure.

China, Macao SAR was also the fastest growing in terms of the bottled water imports, with a CAGR of +3.0% from 2007 to 2016. At the same time, Kazakhstan (+1.3%) displayed positive paces of growth. Poland, the Netherlands, and France experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, Belgium (-4.1%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. China, Macao SAR (-17.4%) significantly weakened its position in terms of the global imports, while the shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, Belgium ($288M) constitutes the largest market for imported bottled water worldwide, making up 8% of global imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by the Netherlands ($126M), with the share of 3% of global imports. It was followed by France, with the share of 3%.

From 2007 to 2016, the average annual growth rate of value of bottled water imports in Belgium expanded at +0.8%. The remaining importing countries recorded the following average annual rates: the Netherlands (-0.6% per year) and France (-1.1% per year).

Bottled Water Import Prices By Country

In 2016, the average import price for bottled water amounted to $28 per tonne, stabilizing at the previous year level. In general, bottled water import price continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011, when import increased by 600% year-to-year. Global bottled water import peaked of $28 per tonne in 2007- afterwards, it flattened through to 2016.

Import prices varied noticeably by country of destination. the country with the highest import prices was Belgium ($69 per tonne), while China, Macao SAR ($1 per tonne) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of bottled water import prices was attained by Kazakhstan (+8.0% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

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  • bottled water import
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  • key bottled water producers

All data provided in this article covers the following product: HS Code 2201 - Waters, including natural or artificial mineral waters and aerated waters, not containing added sugar or other sweetening matter nor flavoured- ice and snow.

Source: World: Mineral Waters And Aerated Waters - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025