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Africa: Acyclic Hydrocarbons Market 2022

Acyclic Hydrocarbons Market Size in Africa

In 2020, the African acyclic hydrocarbons market decreased by -X% to $X for the first time since 2016, thus ending a three-year rising trend. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations being observed throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2014 when the market value increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, the market attained the peak level at $X in 2019, and then declined in the following year.

Acyclic Hydrocarbons Production in Africa

In value terms, acyclic hydrocarbons production fell to $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. In general, production, however, saw a slight expansion. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2014 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $X in 2019, and then contracted in the following year.

Production By Country in Africa

The countries with the highest volumes of acyclic hydrocarbons production in 2020 were Nigeria (X tons), Egypt (X tons) and South Africa (X tons), together comprising X% of total production.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of acyclic hydrocarbons production, amongst the leading producing countries, was attained by Egypt, while acyclic hydrocarbons production for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Acyclic Hydrocarbons Exports

Exports in Africa

In 2020, shipments abroad of acyclic hydrocarbons increased by X% to X tons, rising for the second consecutive year after two years of decline. Over the period under review, exports recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2012 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, exports reached the peak figure in 2020 and are expected to retain growth in years to come.

In value terms, acyclic hydrocarbons exports reduced modestly to $X in 2020. Overall, exports saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2012 with an increase of X% y-o-y. As a result, exports attained the peak of $X. from 2013 to 2020, the growth exports remained at a lower figure.

Exports by Country

In 2020, South Africa (X tons) was the key exporter of acyclic hydrocarbons, comprising X% of total exports. It was distantly followed by Libya (X tons), comprising a X% share of total exports. Algeria (X tons) followed a long way behind the leaders.

Exports from South Africa increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020. At the same time, Algeria (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Algeria emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in Africa, with a CAGR of +X% from 2007-2020. By contrast, Libya (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. From 2007 to 2020, the share of South Africa and Algeria increased by +X% and +X% percentage points, while Libya (-X p.p.) saw their share reduced.

In value terms, South Africa ($X) remains the largest acyclic hydrocarbons supplier in Africa, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Libya ($X), with a X% share of total exports.

In South Africa, acyclic hydrocarbons exports increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007-2020. The remaining exporting countries recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Libya (+X% per year) and Algeria (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2020, the acyclic hydrocarbons export price in Africa amounted to $X per ton, standing approx. at the previous year. In general, the export price, however, recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2008 when the export price increased by X% y-o-y. The level of export peaked at $X per ton in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2020, export prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin; the country with the highest price was Libya ($X per ton), while Algeria ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Libya, while the other leaders experienced a decline in the export price figures.

Acyclic Hydrocarbons Imports

Imports in Africa

In 2020, the amount of acyclic hydrocarbons imported in Africa dropped notably to X tons, reducing by -X% on the previous year's figure. Overall, imports recorded a noticeable curtailment. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2019 when imports increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, imports reached the maximum at X tons in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, imports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, acyclic hydrocarbons imports reduced markedly to $X in 2020. In general, imports continue to indicate a abrupt contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 when imports increased by X% y-o-y. The level of import peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2020, Morocco (X tons), distantly followed by Egypt (X tons), Nigeria (X tons), Algeria (X tons) and Libya (X tons) represented the key importers of acyclic hydrocarbons, together constituting X% of total imports. The following importers - Sudan (X tons) and South Africa (X tons) - each recorded a X% share of total imports.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the key importing countries, was attained by Sudan, while imports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Morocco ($X), Egypt ($X) and Nigeria ($X) constituted the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2020, with a combined X% share of total imports. Algeria, Libya, South Africa and Sudan lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further X the main importing countries, Sudan saw the highest growth rate of the value of imports, over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced mixed trends in the imports figures.

Import Prices by Country

In 2020, the acyclic hydrocarbons import price in Africa amounted to $X per ton, picking up by X% against the previous year. In general, the import price, however, saw a pronounced contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 an increase of X% y-o-y. As a result, import price attained the peak level of $X per ton. from 2012 to 2020, the growth in terms of the import prices remained at a somewhat lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major importing countries. In 2020, the country with the highest price was South Africa ($X per ton), while Sudan ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by South Africa, while the other leaders experienced a decline in the import price figures.

Source: IndexBox Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2021 2007-2021 2022-2030 US$, Tons

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for acyclic hydrocarbons in Africa?
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The countries with the highest volumes of acyclic hydrocarbons consumption in 2020 were Nigeria, Egypt and South Africa, together comprising 45% of total consumption.
What are the largest producers of acyclic hydrocarbons in Africa?
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The countries with the highest volumes of acyclic hydrocarbons production in 2020 were Nigeria, Egypt and South Africa, together comprising 46% of total production.
What are the leading suppliers of acyclic hydrocarbons in Africa?
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In value terms, South Africa remains the largest acyclic hydrocarbons supplier in Africa, comprising 65% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Libya, with a 32% share of total exports.
What are the leading importers of acyclic hydrocarbons in Africa?
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In value terms, the largest acyclic hydrocarbons importing markets in Africa were Morocco, Egypt and Nigeria, with a combined 62% share of total imports. Algeria, Libya, South Africa and Sudan lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 18%.
What is the average export price for acyclic hydrocarbons in Africa?
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The acyclic hydrocarbons export price in Africa stood at $1,289 per ton in 2020, approximately mirroring the previous year.
What is the average import price for acyclic hydrocarbons in Africa?
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The acyclic hydrocarbons import price in Africa stood at $829 per ton in 2020, picking up by 3.8% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the acyclic hydrocarbons market in Africa. 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.


Product coverage:
• Prodcom 20141120 - Saturated acyclic hydrocarbons
• Prodcom 20141130 - Ethylene
• Prodcom 20141140 - Propene (propylene)
• Prodcom 20141150 - Butene (butylene) and isomers thereof
• Prodcom 20141165 -
• Prodcom 20141167 -
• Prodcom 20141190 - Unsaturated acyclic hydrocarbons (excluding ethylene, p ropene, butene, buta-1,3-diene and isoprene)
Country coverage:
• Benin
• Botswana
• Burkina Faso
• Burundi
• Cabo Verde
• Cameroon
• Central African Republic
• Chad
• Comoros
• Congo
• Cote d'Ivoire
• Democratic Republic of the Congo
• Djibouti
• Equatorial Guinea
• Eritrea
• Ethiopia
• Gabon
• Gambia
• Guinea
• Guinea-Bissau
• Lesotho
• Liberia
• Madagascar
• Malawi
• Mali
• Mauritania
• Mauritius
• Mayotte
• Mozambique
• Namibia
• Reunion
• Rwanda
• Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
• Sao Tome and Principe
• Senegal
• Seychelles
• Sierra Leone
• Somalia
• South Sudan
• Swaziland
• Tanzania
• Togo
• Tunisia
• Uganda
• Western Sahara
• Zambia
• Zimbabwe

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Production in Africa, split by region and country
• Trade (exports and imports) in Africa
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

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In this report, you can find information that helps you to make informed decisions on the following issues:
1. How to diversify your business and benefit from new market opportunities
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3. How to boost your sales on overseas markets
4. How to increase your profit margins
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8. How to prepare your business for global expansion
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1. INTRODUCTION

Making Data-Driven Decisions to Grow Your Business

1.1
REPORT DESCRIPTION
1.2
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND AI PLATFORM
1.3
DATA-DRIVEN DECISIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
1.4
GLOSSARY AND SPECIFIC TERMS
2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

A Quick Overview of Market Performance

3. MARKET OVERVIEW

Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

3.1
MARKET SIZE
3.2
CONSUMPTION BY COUNTRY
3.3
MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCTS

Finding New Products to Diversify Your Business

4.1
TOP PRODUCTS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR BUSINESS
4.2
BEST-SELLING PRODUCTS
4.3
MOST CONSUMED PRODUCT
4.4
MOST TRADED PRODUCT
4.5
MOST PROFITABLE PRODUCT FOR EXPORT
5. MOST PROMISING SUPPLYING COUNTRIES

Choosing the Best Countries to Establish Your Sustainable Supply Chain

5.1
TOP COUNTRIES TO SOURCE YOUR PRODUCT
5.2
TOP PRODUCING COUNTRIES
5.3
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.4
LOW-COST EXPORTING COUNTRIES
6. MOST PROMISING OVERSEAS MARKETS

Choosing the Best Countries to Boost Your Exports

6.1
TOP OVERSEAS MARKETS FOR EXPORTING YOUR PRODUCT
6.2
TOP CONSUMING MARKETS
6.3
UNSATURATED MARKETS
6.4
TOP IMPORTING MARKETS
6.5
MOST PROFITABLE MARKETS
7. PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
7.2
PRODUCTION BY COUNTRY
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2021
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Exporters on The Market and How They Succeed

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2012–2021
9.2
EXPORTS BY COUNTRY
9.3
EXPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
10. PROFILES OF MAJOR PRODUCERS

The Largest Producers on The Market and Their Profiles

11. COUNTRY PROFILES

The Largest Markets And Their Profiles

• Algeria
• Angola
• Benin
• Botswana
• Burkina Faso
• Burundi
• Cabo Verde
• Cameroon
• Central African Republic
• Chad
• Comoros
• Congo
• Democratic Republic of the Congo
• Djibouti
• Egypt
• Equatorial Guinea
• Eritrea
• Ethiopia
• Gabon
• Gambia
• Ghana
• Guinea
• Guinea-Bissau
• Kenya
• Lesotho
• Liberia
• Libya
• Madagascar
• Malawi
• Mali
• Mauritania
• Mauritius
• Mayotte
• Morocco
• Mozambique
• Namibia
• Niger
• Nigeria
• Reunion
• Rwanda
• Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
• Sao Tome and Principe
• Senegal
• Seychelles
• Sierra Leone
• Somalia
• South Africa
• Sudan
• Swaziland
• Tanzania
• Togo
• Tunisia
• Uganda
• Zambia
• Zimbabwe
• Cote d'Ivoire
• Western Sahara
• South Sudan
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2021
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015–2021
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2021
Figure 4:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 5:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 6:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 7:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 8:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 9:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 10:
Exports And Growth
Figure 11:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 12:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 13:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 14:
Imports And Growth
Figure 15:
Import Prices
Figure 16:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2021
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2012–2021
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