Which Country Imports the Most Molybdenum Ores and Concentrates in the World?

Uranium And Thorium Ores May 28, 2018
Author: Sergey Avramenko
Head of Global Markets Research Team

Which Country Imports the Most Molybdenum Ores and Concentrates in the World?

IndexBox has just published a new report "World: Mixtures Of Odoriferous Substances And Their Preparations ; Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025". Here is a summary of the report's key findings.

In 2016, the amount of odoriferous substance mixture imported worldwide amounted to 1.6M tonnes, ascending by 21% against the previous year figure. Overall, it indicated a prominent increase from 2007 to 2016: the total imports volume increased at an average annual rate of +6.6% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. Based on the result of 2016, odoriferous substance mixture imports increased by +44.2% against its level of 2011. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010, when import increased by 52% year;to;year. In that year, global odoriferous substance mixture imports attained its maximum volume of 1.8M tonnes. From 2011 to 2016, growth of global odoriferous substance mixture imports stood at a somewhat lower level.

In value terms, odoriferous substance mixture imports amounted to $21B in 2016. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +4.0% from 2007 to 2016; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations in certain years. Global odoriferous substance mixture import peaked of $22B in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

Top Odoriferous Substance Mixture Importing Countries in the World

1. USA (2,451.6 million USD)

2. France (2,163.1 million USD)

3. Mexico (1,565.1 million USD)

4. Germany (1,108.7 million USD)

5. United Kingdom (915.9 million USD)

6. Spain (791.4 million USD)

7. Italy (704.7 million USD)

8. Thailand (539.3 million USD)

9. Poland (462.6 million USD)

10. Netherlands (374.5 million USD)

11. Philippines (365.5 million USD)

12. Mozambique (37.9 million USD)

Odoriferous Substance Mixture Imports By Country

The imports of the three major importers of odoriferous substance mixture, namely the UK, Mozambique, and the U.S., represented more than fourth of total import. Mexico (96K tonnes) ranks second globally in odoriferous substance mixture imports with a 6% share, following France (5%). Germany (63K tonnes), Spain (57K tonnes), the Philippines (49K tonnes), Italy (46K tonnes), Poland (39K tonnes), Thailand (35K tonnes), and the Netherlands (33K tonnes) followed a long way behind this figure.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of odoriferous substance mixture imports, among the main importing countries, was attained by Mozambique (+78.6% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest odoriferous substance mixture markets worldwide were the U.S. ($2.5B), France ($2.2B) and Mexico ($1.6B), with a combined 29% share of global imports. These countries were followed by Germany, the UK, Spain, Italy, Thailand, Poland, the Netherlands, the Philippines and Mozambique, which together accounted for a further 25%.

The Philippines (+16.0% per year) recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to the odoriferous substance mixture imports, among the main importing countries, over the last 9 years, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Odoriferous Substance Mixture Import Prices By Country

In 2016, the average import price for odoriferous substance mixture amounted to $13 per kg, falling by ;17.6% against the previous year. Overall, odoriferous substance mixture import price continues to indicate a moderate curtailment. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011, an increase of 74% y;o;y. Global odoriferous substance mixture import peaked of $17 per kg in 2014; however, from 2015 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 France ($25 per kg), while Mozambique ($244 per tonne) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of odoriferous substance mixture import prices was attained by France (+4.2% 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 3302 ; Odoriferous substances and mixtures (including alcoholic solutions) with a basis of one or more of these substances, of a kind used as raw materials in industry; other preparations based on odoriferous substances, of a kind used for beverage manufacture.

Source: World: Mixtures Of Odoriferous Substances And Their Preparations ; Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025"

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

In 2016, approx. 251K tonnes of molybdenum ore were imported worldwide- falling by -9.4% against the previous year level. Overall, molybdenum ore imports continue to indicate a mild reduction. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010, when import increased by 48% year-to-year. Global molybdenum ore import peaked of 323K tonnes in 2011- however, from 2012 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

In value terms, molybdenum ore imports amounted to $1.9B in 2016. Overall, molybdenum ore imports continue to indicate a drastic contraction. Over the period under review, global molybdenum ore imports attained its maximum level of $8.9B in 2007- however, from 2008 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.

Top Molybdenum Ore Importing Countries in the World

1. Japan (289.2 million USD)

2. Netherlands (239.9 million USD)

3. South Korea (232.0 million USD)

4. USA (216.0 million USD)

5. Belgium (165.0 million USD)

6. China (129.3 million USD)

7. Chile (120.3 million USD)

8. United Kingdom (89.2 million USD)

9. India (79.7 million USD)

10. Italy (60.3 million USD)

11. Sweden (58.8 million USD)

12. Thailand (27.4 million USD)

Molybdenum Ore Imports By Country

The imports of the twelve major importers of molybdenum ore, namely the Netherlands, Japan, South Korea, Chile, China, Belgium, the U.S., Thailand, the UK, India, Italy, and Sweden, represented more than two-thirds of total import.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of molybdenum ore imports, among the main importing countries, was attained by Thailand (+137.3% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Japan ($289M), the Netherlands ($240M) and South Korea ($232M) appeared as the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2016, together accounting for 40% of global imports.The U.S., Belgium, China, Chile, the UK, India, Italy, Sweden and Thailand lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 49%.

Thailand (+126.6% per year) experienced the highest rates of growth with regard to the molybdenum ore imports, among the main importing countries, over the last 9 years, while the other global leaders experienced a decline in the imports figures.

Molybdenum Ore Import Prices By Country

The average molybdenum ore import price stood at $7,609 per tonne in 2016, falling by -16.1% against the previous year. Overall, molybdenum ore import price continues to indicate a deep decline. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011, when import increased by 10% against the previous year level. Over the period under review, average molybdenum ore import price attained its maximum level of $34 per kg in 2008- however, from 2009 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.

Import prices varied noticeably by country of destination. the country with the highest import prices was the U.S. ($15 per kg), while Thailand ($2,427 per tonne) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of molybdenum ore import prices was attained by Thailand (-4.5% per year), while the other global leaders experienced a decline in the import price figures.

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All data provided in this article covers the following product: HS Code 2613 - Molybdenum ores and concentrates.

Source: World: Molybdenum Ores And Concentrates - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025