Which Country Imports the Most Steam Turbines and Other Vapor Turbines in the World?

Engines And Turbines May 28, 2018
Author: Sergey Avramenko
Head of Global Markets Research Team

Which Country Imports the Most Steam Turbines and Other Vapor Turbines in the World?

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Global stationery imports amounted to 737K tonnes in 2016, approximately reflecting the previous year level. In general, stationery imports continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013, when import increased by 24% year;to;year. In that year, global stationery imports attained its maximum volume of 875K tonnes. From 2014 to 2016, growth of global stationery imports stood at a somewhat lower level.

In value terms, stationery imports totaled $5.9B in 2016. Overall, stationery imports continue to indicate a slight expansion. Global stationery import peaked in 2016, and are likely to see steady growth in the near future.

Top Stationery Importing Countries in the World

1. USA (1,183.3 million USD)

2. France (374.5 million USD)

3. Germany (328.0 million USD)

4. United Kingdom (320.7 million USD)

5. Mexico (307.9 million USD)

6. Japan (188.1 million USD)

7. China (178.1 million USD)

8. Spain (128.6 million USD)

9. India (64.6 million USD)

10. Iran (48.1 million USD)

11. Indonesia (30.6 million USD)

Stationery Imports By Country

China (269K tonnes) represented the largest importer of stationery in the world, accounting for 269K tonnes, which was approx. 37% of total imports in 2016. The U.S. (58K tonnes) occupied a 8% share (based on tonnes) of global stationery imports, which put it in second place, following Japan (8%). India (26K tonnes), the UK (25K tonnes), France (20K tonnes), Germany (16K tonnes), Spain (13K tonnes), Mexico (13K tonnes), Iran (12K tonnes), and Indonesia (11K tonnes) followed a long way behind this figure.

China experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. At the same time, Iran (+19.6%), Indonesia (+8.1%), Spain (+4.5%), Mexico (+1.3%), and India (+1.2%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Iran emerged as the fastest growing importer/exporter in the world, with a CAGR of +19.6% from 2007;2016. Japan, the U.S., and Germany experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, France (;1.1%), and the UK (;3.0%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. While the share of China (;2.0%) decreased significantly, the shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, the U.S. ($1.2B) constitutes the largest market for imported stationery worldwide, making up 20% of global imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by France ($375M), with the share of 6% of global imports. It was followed by Germany, with the share of 6%.

From 2007 to 2016, the average annual growth rate of value of stationery imports in the U.S. expanded at +0.4%. The remaining importing countries recorded the following average annual rates: France (+1.0% per year) and Germany (+0.3% per year).

Stationery Import Prices By Country

The average stationery import price stood at $7,954 per tonne in 2016, surging by 8% against the previous year. In general, stationery import price continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2014, when import increased by 23% from the previous year level. Global stationery import peaked in 2016, 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 Mexico ($24 per kg), while China ($661 per tonne) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of stationery import prices was attained by China (+6.0% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

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

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

In 2016, the global imports of steam turbine totaled 249K tonnes, remaining stable against the previous year figure. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +3.7% over the period from 2007 to 2016- however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations over the period under review. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2015, when import increased by 31% from the previous year level. In that year, global steam turbine imports reached its maximum volume of 250K tonnes, leveling off in the following year.

In value terms, steam turbine imports stood at $5.5B in 2016. Overall, it indicated a slight expansion from 2007 to 2016: the total imports value increased at an average annual rate of +3.7% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. Based on the result of 2016, steam turbine imports decreased by -35.6% against its level of 2011. Over the period under review, global steam turbine imports reached its maximum level of $8.6B in 2011- however, from 2012 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

Top Steam Turbine Importing Countries in the World

1. Indonesia (641.5 million USD)

2. South Africa (294.2 million USD)

3. Turkey (276.6 million USD)

4. China (233.5 million USD)

5. Germany (199.9 million USD)

6. Saudi Arabia (148.8 million USD)

7. Philippines (148.5 million USD)

8. Japan (101.5 million USD)

9. Italy (87.8 million USD)

10. Bangladesh (50.4 million USD)

11. Austria (16.1 million USD)

Steam Turbine Imports By Country

In 2016, South Africa (61K tonnes), and Indonesia (43K tonnes) represented the largest importers of steam turbine in the globe, together accounting for near 42% of total imports. It was distantly followed by Turkey (26K tonnes), China (15K tonnes), and Germany (14K tonnes), together comprising 22% share of total steam turbine imports. The following importers - Bangladesh (11K tonnes), Japan (6K tonnes), Italy (5.9K tonnes), Saudi Arabia (5.4K tonnes), the Philippines (4.7K tonnes), and Austria (3.9K tonnes) together made up 15% of total imports.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of steam turbine imports, among the main importing countries, was attained by Bangladesh (+80.9% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Indonesia ($642M) constitutes the largest market for imported steam turbine worldwide, making up 12% of global imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by South Africa ($294M), with the share of 5% of global imports. It was followed by Turkey, with the share of 5%.

From 2007 to 2016, the average annual growth rate of value of steam turbine imports in Indonesia expanded at +21.9%. The remaining importing countries recorded the following average annual rates: South Africa (+19.8% per year) and Turkey (+25.1% per year).

Steam Turbine Import Prices By Country

In 2016, the average import price for steam turbine amounted to $22 per kg, waning by -6.2% against the previous year. Overall, steam turbine import price continues to indicate a temperate descent. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2009, when import increased by 25% year-to-year. Over the period under review, average steam turbine import price attained its maximum level of $50 per kg in 2011- however, from 2012 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 Philippines ($32 per kg), while Austria ($4,159 per tonne) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of steam turbine import prices was attained by Indonesia (+9.0% per year), while the other global leaders experienced mixed trends in the import price figures.

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  • key steam turbine producers

All data provided in this article covers the following product: HS Code 8406 - Turbines- steam and other vapour turbines.

Source: World: Steam Turbines And Other Vapor Turbines - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025