Which Country Imports the Most Nucleic Acids and Their Salts in the World?

Basic Chemicals May 28, 2018
Author: Anna Sergeeva
Market Analyst

Which Country Imports the Most Nucleic Acids and Their Salts in the World?

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In 2016, the amount of nonwoven textile imported worldwide stood at 4.6M tonnes, increasing by 2% against the previous year figure. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +1.8% over the period from 2007 to 2016; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed in certain years. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013, when imports increased by 29% from the previous year level. In that year, global nonwoven textile imports reached its maximum volume of 5.1M tonnes. From 2014 to 2016, growth of global nonwoven textile imports failed to regain its strength.

In value terms, nonwoven textile imports totaled $13B in 2016. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +3.7% from 2007 to 2016; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations over the period under review. Over the period under review, global nonwoven textile imports attained its maximum level of $14B in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.

Top Nonwoven Textile Importing Countries in the World

1. USA (1,342.5 million USD)

2. Germany (966.1 million USD)

3. China (843.4 million USD)

4. Japan (713.1 million USD)

5. Mexico (571.0 million USD)

6. United Kingdom (472.5 million USD)

7. Poland (426.2 million USD)

8. Canada (416.2 million USD)

9. South Korea (398.6 million USD)

10. France (395.5 million USD)

11. Italy (391.4 million USD)

12. Czech Republic (338.9 million USD)

Nonwoven Textile Imports By Country

In 2016, China (832K tonnes), distantly followed by the U.S. (434K tonnes), Italy (281K tonnes), Germany (231K tonnes), and Japan (211K tonnes) represented the main importers of nonwoven textile, together achieving 44% of total imports. France (135K tonnes), Poland (131K tonnes), the UK (125K tonnes), Mexico (117K tonnes), South Korea (105K tonnes), Czech Republic (101K tonnes), and Canada (99K tonnes) held the mild share of total imports.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of nonwoven textile imports, among the main importing countries, was attained by Japan (+11.0% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the U.S. ($1.3B), Germany ($966M) and China ($843M) constituted the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2016, together comprising 24% of global imports.Japan, Mexico, the UK, Poland, Canada, South Korea, France, Italy and Czech Republic lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 32%.

South Korea (+10.6% per year) recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to the nonwoven textile 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.

Nonwoven Textile Import Prices By Country

In 2016, the average import price for nonwoven textile amounted to $2,830 per tonne, reducing by ;2.9% against the previous year. Over the period from 2007 to 2016 it increased at an average annual rate of +1.9%.The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2014, when import price increased by 25% year;to;year. In that year, average nonwoven textile import price attained its maximum level of $3,171 per tonne. From 2015 to 2016, growth of average nonwoven textile 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 ($4,864 per tonne), while China ($1,013 per tonne) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of nonwoven textile import prices was attained by the UK (+12.5% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

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

In 2016, the global imports of nucleic acid stood at 232K tonnes, waning by -29.9% against the previous year figure. In general, nucleic acid imports continue to indicate a mild descent. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010, an increase of 13% from the previous year level. Over the period under review, global nucleic acid imports reached its maximum volume of 338K tonnes in 2014- however, from 2015 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.

In value terms, nucleic acid imports stood at $20B in 2016. In general, nucleic acid imports continue to indicate a slight descent. In that year, global nucleic acid imports attained its maximum level of $26B. From 2009 to 2016, growth of global nucleic acid imports stood at a somewhat lower level.

Top Nucleic Acid Importing Countries in the World

1. Japan (1,166.5 million USD)

2. Germany (1,126.2 million USD)

3. Belgium (1,054.9 million USD)

4. Spain (715.8 million USD)

5. France (639.7 million USD)

6. United Kingdom (517.3 million USD)

7. Italy (482.1 million USD)

8. Brazil (386.6 million USD)

9. South Korea (356.3 million USD)

10. Russia (136.3 million USD)

11. Thailand (114.8 million USD)

12. Indonesia (112.7 million USD)

Nucleic Acid Imports By Country

The imports of the twelve major importers of nucleic acid, namely Brazil, Japan, Italy, Germany, Belgium, France, South Korea, Spain, Thailand, Russia, Indonesia, and the UK, represented more than two-thirds of total import.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of nucleic acid imports, among the main importing countries, was attained by Indonesia (+7.9% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest nucleic acid markets worldwide were Japan ($1.2B), Germany ($1.1B) and Belgium ($1.1B), with a combined 17% share of global imports.Spain, France, the UK, Italy, Brazil, South Korea, Russia, Thailand and Indonesia lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 17%.

Russia (+19.2% per year) had the highest growth rate of nucleic acid 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.

Nucleic Acid Import Prices By Country

In 2016, the average import price for nucleic acid amounted to $86 per kg, ascending by 22% against the previous year. In general, nucleic acid import price continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2016, when import increased by 22% y-o-y. Over the period under review, average nucleic acid import price attained its maximum level of $95 per kg in 2008- however, from 2009 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

There were significant differences in the average import prices amongst major importing countries. In 2016, the country with the highest import prices was Germany ($66 per kg), while Thailand ($11 per kg) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of nucleic acid import prices was attained by Russia (+14.6% 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 2934 - Nucleic acids and their salts, whether or not chemically defined- other heterocyclic compounds.

Source: World: Nucleic Acids And Their Salts - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025