World - Wool - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends And Insights
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In 2016, the amount of wool imported worldwide amounted to X tonnes, going down by -X% against the previous year figure. In general, wool imports continue to indicate a slight reduction. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010, an increase of X% y-o-y. Global wool import peaked of X tonnes in 2007- however, from 2008 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.
In value terms, wool imports stood at $X in 2016. Overall, it indicated a modest growth from 2007 to 2016: the total imports value decreased at an average annual rate of -X% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. Based on the result of 2016, wool imports decreased by -X% against its level of 2011. In that year, global wool imports reached its maximum level of $X. From 2012 to 2016, growth of global wool imports stood at a somewhat lower level.
Top Wool Importing Countries in the World
X. China (X million USD)
X. India (X million USD)
X. Italy (X million USD)
X. Czech Republic (X million USD)
X. Germany (X million USD)
X. United Kingdom (X million USD)
X. Uruguay (X million USD)
X. Belgium (X million USD)
X. South Africa (X million USD)
X. Turkey (X million USD)
Wool Imports By Country
In 2016, China (X tonnes) represented the major importer for wool, committing X% of total imports. India (X tonnes) took the second position in the ranking, followed by South Africa (X tonnes), the UK (X tonnes), and Czech Republic (X tonnes). All these countries together occupied approx. X% share of total imports. Italy (X tonnes), Germany (X tonnes), Belgium (X tonnes), Uruguay (X tonnes), and Turkey (X tonnes) followed a long way behind this figure.
China experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. At the same time, the UK (+X%), Uruguay (+X%), South Africa (+X%), and Czech Republic (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, the UK emerged as the fastest growing importer/exporter in the world, with a CAGR of +X% from 2007-2016. India experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, Belgium (-X%), Turkey (-X%), Italy (-X%), and Germany (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. From 2007 to 2016, the share of Italy, Germany, and Turkey increased by X%, X%, and X% percentage points, while South Africa (-X%), and the UK (-X%) saw their share reduced. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.
In value terms, China ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported wool worldwide, making up X% of global imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by India ($X), with the share of X% of global imports. It was followed by Italy, with the share of X%.
From 2007 to 2016, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value of wool imports in China expanded at +X%. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: India (+X% per year) and Italy (-X% per year).
Wool Import Prices By Country
In 2016, the average import price for wool amounted to $X per tonne, coming up by X% against the previous year. Overall, it indicated a temperate increase from 2007 to 2016: the import price value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. Based on the result of 2016, wool import price decreased by -X% against its level of 2011. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2011, when import increased by X% against the previous year level. In that year, average wool import price attained its maximum level of $X per tonne. From 2012 to 2016, growth of average wool import price stood at a somewhat lower level.
Import prices varied noticeably by country of destination. the country with the highest import prices was China ($X per tonne), while South Africa ($X per tonne) was among the lowest.
From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of wool import prices was attained by South Africa (+X% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.
Do you want to know more about global wool market? Get the latest trends and insight from our report. It includes a wide range of statistics on
- wool market share
- wool prices
- wool industry
- wool sales
- wool import
- wool export
- wool market forecast
- wool price forecast
- key wool producers
All data provided in this article covers the following product: HS Code X - Wool, not carded or combed.
Source: IndexBox AI Platform
This report provides an in-depth analysis of the global wool market. Within it, you will discover the latest data on market trends and opportunities by country, consumption, production and price developments, as well as the global trade (imports and exports). The forecast exhibits the market prospects through 2025.
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