Which Country Imports the Most Natural Quartz Crystal in the World?

Other Mining And Quarrying May 28, 2018
Author: Sergey Avramenko
Head of Global Markets Research Team

Which Country Imports the Most Natural Quartz Crystal in the World?

IndexBox has just published a new report "World: Pumps For Liquids And Liquid Elevators ; Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025". Here is a summary of the report's key findings.

In 2016, the amount of pump for liquid imported worldwide stood at 13M tonnes, approximately equating the previous year figure. Overall, pump for liquid imports continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010, when import increased by 4% y;o;y. Over the period under review, global pump for liquid imports attained its maximum volume in 2016, and are expected to retain its growth in the near future.

In value terms, pump for liquid imports totaled $59B in 2016. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +2.4% from 2007 to 2016; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations over the period under review. Global pump for liquid import peaked of $69B in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

Top Pump For Liquid Importing Countries in the World

1. USA (9.6 billion USD)

2. Germany (4.4 billion USD)

3. China (4.0 billion USD)

4. Mexico (2.1 billion USD)

5. Italy (1.5 billion USD)

6. Netherlands (1.0 billion USD)

Pump For Liquid Imports By Country

Mexico (8.5M tonnes) prevails in pump for liquid imports structure, resulting at 8.5M tonnes, which was approx. 67% of total imports in 2016. China (452K tonnes), Germany (407K tonnes), the U.S. (386K tonnes), Italy (265K tonnes), and the Netherlands (255K tonnes) took the slight share of total imports.

Mexico experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. At the same time, the Netherlands (+3.1%), the U.S. (+3.0%), Germany (+1.3%), and China (+1.0%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, the Netherlands emerged as the fastest growing importer/exporter in the world, with a CAGR of +3.1% from 2007;2016. Italy experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. The shares of the largest importers remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, the U.S. ($9.6B) constitutes the largest market for imported pump for liquid worldwide, making up 16% of global imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Germany ($4.4B), with the share of 7% of global imports. It was followed by China, with the share of 7%.

From 2007 to 2016, the average annual growth rate of value of pump for liquid imports in the U.S. stood at +4.6%. The remaining importing countries recorded the following average annual rates: Germany (+2.5% per year) and China (+5.3% per year).

Pump For Liquid Import Prices By Country

The average pump for liquid import price stood at $4,664 per tonne in 2016, dropping by ;4.8% against the previous year. Over the period from 2007 to 2016 it increased at an average annual rate of +1.8%.The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011, when import price increased by 17% y;o;y. Global pump for liquid import peaked of $5,466 per tonne in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

Import prices varied noticeably by country of destination. the country with the highest import prices was the U.S. ($25 per kg), while Mexico ($251 per tonne) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of pump for liquid import prices was attained by Mexico (+6.5% 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 8413 ; Pumps; for liquids, whether or not fitted with measuring device, liquid elevators.

Source: World: Pumps For Liquids And Liquid Elevators ; Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025"

"IndexBox has just published a new report "World: Quartz Crystal (Natural) - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025". Here is a summary of the report's key findings.

In 2016, approx. 5.6M tonnes of quartz were imported worldwide- dropping by -5.9% against the previous year level. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +2.1% 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 2011, an increase of 13% year-to-year. Global quartz import peaked of 6M tonnes in 2015, falling back in the following year.

In value terms, quartz imports totaled $569M in 2016. Overall, it indicated a strong increase from 2007 to 2016: the total imports value increased at an average annual rate of +2.1% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. Over the period under review, global quartz imports attained its maximum level of $573M in 2015, leveling off in the following year.

Top Quartz Importing Countries in the World

1. Ukraine (nan USD)

2. Bhutan (nan USD)

3. China (69,092,828.0 USD)

4. Japan (62,123,583.0 USD)

5. Russia (54,580,479.0 USD)

6. France (24,044,519.0 USD)

7. South Korea (21,410,464.0 USD)

8. Malaysia (19,403,523.0 USD)

9. Germany (14,249,659.0 USD)

10. Iceland (11,184,755.0 USD)

11. Canada (10,763,803.0 USD)

12. India (218,029.0 USD)

Quartz Imports By Country

In 2016, Germany (897K tonnes), followed by China (567K tonnes), Russia (486K tonnes), India (438K tonnes), Malaysia (318K tonnes), and Ukraine (310K tonnes) represented the main importers of quartz, together comprising 54% of total imports. France (248K tonnes), Iceland (223K tonnes), Bhutan (213K tonnes), Canada (153K tonnes), South Korea (150K tonnes), and Japan (138K tonnes) held the slight share of total imports.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of quartz imports, among the main importing countries, was attained by Malaysia (+61.9% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest quartz markets worldwide were Bhutan (UNKNOWN), Ukraine (UNKNOWN) and China ($69M), with a combined -% share of global imports.

Bhutan (nan% per year) experienced the highest growth rate of quartz imports, among the main importing countries, over the last 9 year period, while the other global leaders experienced mixed trends in the imports figures.

Quartz Import Prices By Country

The average quartz import price stood at $101 per tonne in 2016, growing by 5% against the previous year. Overall, it indicated a remarkable increase from 2007 to 2016: the import price value increased at an average annual rate of +4.3% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. Based on the result of 2016, quartz import price decreased by -6.5% against its level of 2014. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010, when import price increased by 30% y-o-y. Global quartz import peaked of $108 per tonne in 2014- however, from 2015 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

Import prices varied noticeably by country of destination. the country with the highest import prices was Japan ($451 per tonne), while Ukraine ($0 per kg) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of quartz import prices was attained by Bhutan (+55.2% 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 2506 - Quartz- (other than natural sands), quartzite, whether or not roughly trimmed or merely cut, by sawing or otherwise, into blocks or slabs of a rectangular (including square) shape.

Source: World: Quartz Crystal (Natural) - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025