Which Country Imports the Most Television Cameras in the World?

Communication Equipment May 28, 2018
Author: Sergey Avramenko
Head of Global Markets Research Team

Which Country Imports the Most Television Cameras in the World?

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

In 2016, approx. 2.3M tonnes of telephone were imported worldwide; picking up by 17% against the previous year figure. Overall, telephone imports continue to indicate a strong growth. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2016, when imports increased by 17% from the previous year level. In that year, global telephone imports reached its maximum volume, and are likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, telephone imports totaled $639B in 2016. In general, telephone imports continue to indicate a strong expansion. In that year, global telephone imports reached its maximum level, and are likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.

Top Telephone Importing Countries in the World

1. Russia (28.9 billion USD)

2. Finland (23.0 billion USD)

3. Poland (14.5 billion USD)

4. Saudi Arabia (14.0 billion USD)

5. United Kingdom (13.0 billion USD)

6. Czech Republic (9.1 billion USD)

7. Sweden (8.5 billion USD)

8. Indonesia (8.1 billion USD)

9. Romania (7.8 billion USD)

10. Spain (7.0 billion USD)

11. Philippines (2.7 billion USD)

Telephone Imports By Country

The UK (823K tonnes) represented the key importing country with an import of about 823K tonnes, which resulted at 36% of total imports. Spain (234K tonnes) occupied the second position in the ranking, followed by Sweden (134K tonnes). All these countries together held near 16% share of total imports. Russia (102K tonnes), Poland (96K tonnes), Indonesia (95K tonnes), Saudi Arabia (80K tonnes), the Philippines (72K tonnes), Czech Republic (71K tonnes), Finland (51K tonnes), and Romania (44K tonnes) held the slight share of total imports.

From 2007 to 2016, average annual rates of growth with regard to telephone imports into the UK stood at +21.9%. At the same time, Spain (+27.9%), Indonesia (+26.8%), the Philippines (+22.2%), Poland (+21.6%), Romania (+21.4%), Czech Republic (+20.7%), Saudi Arabia (+20.2%), Sweden (+18.1%), Finland (+17.0%), and Russia (+10.2%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Spain emerged as the fastest growing importer/exporter in the world, with a CAGR of +27.9% from 2007;2016. Romania (;1.6%), Finland (;1.7%), Czech Republic (;2.5%), Russia (;2.6%), the Philippines (;2.6%), Saudi Arabia (;2.8%), Poland (;3.5%), Indonesia (;3.6%), Sweden (;4.5%), Spain (;9.1%), and the UK (;29.8%) 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, Russia ($29B), Finland ($23B) and Poland ($15B) were the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2016, together accounting for 10% of global imports.Saudi Arabia, the UK, Czech Republic, Sweden, Indonesia, Romania, Spain and the Philippines lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 11%.

Indonesia (+30.7% per year) had the highest rates of growth with regard to the telephone 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.

Telephone Import Prices By Country

The average telephone import price stood at $279 per kg in 2016, reducing by ;3.5% against the previous year. Overall, telephone import price continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008, when it surged by 15% y;o;y. Over the period under review, average telephone import price reached its maximum level of $335 per kg in 2009; however, from 2010 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 Finland ($447 per kg), while the UK ($16 per kg) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of telephone import prices was attained by Russia (+6.6% 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 8517 ; Telephone sets, including telephones for cellular networks or for other wireless networks; other apparatus for the transmission or reception of voice, images or other data (including wired/wireless networks), excluding items of 8443, 8525, 8527, or 8528.

Source: World: Telephones And Videophones ; Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025"

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

In 2016, the global television camera imports totaled 439K tonnes, coming down by -1.8% against the previous year figure. In general, television camera imports continue to indicate a drastic decline. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016, an increase of -1.8% against the previous year level. Over the period under review, global television camera imports attained its maximum volume of 862K tonnes in 2007- however, from 2008 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

In value terms, television camera imports amounted to $43B in 2016. In general, television camera imports continue to indicate a deep decline. Over the period under review, global television camera imports reached its maximum level of $67B in 2007- however, from 2008 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.

Top Television Camera Importing Countries in the World

1. USA (10.6 billion USD)

2. China (5.8 billion USD)

3. China, Hong Kong SAR (2.9 billion USD)

4. Germany (2.3 billion USD)

5. Netherlands (2.0 billion USD)

6. Japan (1.6 billion USD)

7. United Kingdom (1.2 billion USD)

8. Philippines (1.1 billion USD)

9. Spain (0.5 billion USD)

10. Thailand (0.4 billion USD)

11. Malaysia (0.2 billion USD)

12. Ukraine (0.0 billion USD)

Television Camera Imports By Country

In 2016, Japan (114K tonnes), and China (99K tonnes) were the largest importers of television camera in the globe, together accounting for approx. 48% of total imports. The following importers - the U.S. (19K tonnes), Malaysia (16K tonnes), the Netherlands (15K tonnes), Thailand (13K tonnes), China, Hong Kong SAR (13K tonnes), the UK (10K tonnes), Spain (8.7K tonnes), Ukraine (8.1K tonnes), Germany (7.8K tonnes), and the Philippines (7.7K tonnes) together made up 27% of total imports.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of television camera imports, among the main importing countries, was attained by the Philippines (+20.3% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest television camera markets worldwide were the U.S. ($11B), China ($5.8B) and China, Hong Kong SAR ($2.9B), with a combined 45% share of global imports.Germany, the Netherlands, Japan, the UK, the Philippines, Spain, Thailand, Malaysia and Ukraine lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 22%.

The Philippines (+19.0% per year) had the highest rates of growth with regard to the television camera imports, among the main importing countries, over the last 9 year period, while the other global leaders experienced mixed trends in the imports figures.

Television Camera Import Prices By Country

In 2016, the average import price for television camera amounted to $98 per kg, falling by -10.1% against the previous year. Over the last nine years it increased at an average annual rate of +2.6%.The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010, an increase of 18% against the previous year level. Global television camera import peaked of $123 per kg in 2013- however, from 2014 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. ($574 per kg), while Ukraine ($4,666 per tonne) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of television camera import prices was attained by the Netherlands (+15.3% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Do you want to know more about global television camera market? Get the latest trends and insight from our report. It includes a wide range of statistics on

  • television camera market share
  • television camera prices
  • television camera industry
  • television camera sales
  • television camera import
  • television camera export
  • television camera market forecast
  • television camera price forecast
  • key television camera producers

All data provided in this article covers the following product: HS Code 8525 - Transmission apparatus for radio-broadcasting or television, whether or not incorporating reception apparatus or sound recording or reproducing apparatus- television cameras, digital cameras and video camera recorders.

Source: World: Television Cameras - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025