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Africa: Wood Box Market 2023

Wood Box Market Size in Africa

After two years of growth, the African wood box market decreased by -10.6% to $X in 2021. In general, consumption saw a relatively flat trend pattern. As a result, consumption reached the peak level of $X, and then contracted in the following year.

Wood Box Production in Africa

In value terms, wood box production reduced to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. The total production indicated a prominent expansion from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +7.1% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, production increased by +26.3% against 2018 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 when the production volume increased by 32% against the previous year. The level of production peaked at $X in 2020, and then dropped in the following year.

Wood Box Exports

Exports in Africa

After two years of growth, shipments abroad of cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood decreased by -53.4% to X units in 2021. Overall, exports faced a precipitous setback. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2014 when exports increased by 13,201% against the previous year. The volume of export peaked at X units in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, the exports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, wood box exports rose rapidly to $X in 2021. In general, exports saw a slight decline. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2014 with an increase of 60% against the previous year. The level of export peaked at $X in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2021, the exports remained at a lower figure.

Exports by Country

South Africa dominates exports structure, accounting for X units, which was near 71% of total exports in 2021. Libya (X units) took the second position in the ranking, followed by Tanzania (X units). All these countries together held approx. 13% share of total exports. The following exporters - Tunisia (X units), Egypt (X units), Botswana (X units) and Cote d'Ivoire (X units) - together made up 11% of total exports.

Exports from South Africa decreased at an average annual rate of -41.9% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Libya (+78.7%), Tanzania (+43.8%), Botswana (+36.5%), Cote d'Ivoire (+35.2%), Egypt (+28.8%) and Tunisia (+21.0%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Libya emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in Africa, with a CAGR of +78.7% from 2012-2021. Libya (+6.4 p.p.), Tanzania (+6.4 p.p.), Tunisia (+3.4 p.p.), Egypt (+3.1 p.p.), Botswana (+2.5 p.p.) and Cote d'Ivoire (+2 p.p.) significantly strengthened its position in terms of the total exports, while South Africa saw its share reduced by -28.4% from 2012 to 2021, respectively.

In value terms, South Africa ($X) remains the largest wood box supplier in Africa, comprising 45% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Tanzania ($X), with a 16% share of total exports. It was followed by Tunisia, with a 6.3% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value in South Africa amounted to -5.2%. The remaining exporting countries recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Tanzania (+36.3% per year) and Tunisia (-8.2% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the export price in Africa amounted to $X per unit, with an increase of 137% against the previous year. Overall, the export price enjoyed a significant increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 an increase of 25,996% against the previous year. As a result, the export price attained the peak level of $X per unit. From 2014 to 2021, the export prices remained at a lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major exporting countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Cote d'Ivoire ($X per unit), while Libya ($X per unit) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by South Africa (+63.1%), while the other leaders experienced a decline in the export price figures.

Wood Box Imports

Imports in Africa

In 2021, the amount of cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood imported in Africa totaled X units, approximately mirroring the previous year's figure. Over the period under review, imports, however, saw a significant curtailment. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2019 with an increase of 50%. The volume of import peaked at X units in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, wood box imports stood at $X in 2021. Overall, imports saw a measured increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2019 when imports increased by 95%. As a result, imports reached the peak of $X. From 2020 to 2021, the growth of imports remained at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2021, Morocco (X units) and South Africa (X units) represented the key importers of cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Africa, together making up 67% of total imports. Tunisia (X units) held an 8.6% share (based on physical terms) of total imports, which put it in second place, followed by Botswana (7.5%). The following importers - Egypt (X units), Angola (X units) and Ghana (X units) - together made up 7.3% of total imports.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the main importing countries, was attained by Botswana (with a CAGR of +28.0%), while imports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Tunisia ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Africa, comprising 43% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by Morocco ($X), with a 19% share of total imports. It was followed by Botswana, with a 4.7% share.

In Tunisia, wood box imports expanded at an average annual rate of +25.0% over the period from 2012-2021. The remaining importing countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Morocco (+7.3% per year) and Botswana (-7.7% per year).

Import Prices by Country

The import price in Africa stood at $X per unit in 2021, flattening at the previous year. Overall, the import price enjoyed significant growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 an increase of 2,201% against the previous year. The level of import peaked at $X per unit in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, import prices failed to regain momentum.

Prices varied noticeably country of destination: the country with the highest price was Tunisia ($X per unit), while South Africa ($X per unit) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by South Africa (+93.3%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2022 2012-2022 2023-2030 US$, Tons

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Africa?
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The countries with the highest volumes of consumption in 2021 were Egypt, Tanzania and Kenya, together comprising 48% of total consumption. These countries were followed by South Africa, Uganda, Niger, Cote d'Ivoire, Chad, Libya, Benin and Congo, which together accounted for a further 45%.
What are the largest producers of cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Africa?
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The countries with the highest volumes of production in 2021 were Egypt, Tanzania and Kenya, with a combined 49% share of total production. South Africa, Uganda, Niger and Cote d'Ivoire lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 35%.
What are the leading exporters of cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Africa?
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In value terms, South Africa remains the largest wood box supplier in Africa, comprising 45% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Tanzania, with a 16% share of total exports. It was followed by Tunisia, with a 6.3% share.
What are the leading importers of cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Africa?
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In value terms, Tunisia constitutes the largest market for imported cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Africa, comprising 43% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by Morocco, with a 19% share of total imports. It was followed by Botswana, with a 4.7% share.
What is the average export price for cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Africa?
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In 2021, the export price in Africa amounted to $11 per unit, rising by 137% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Africa?
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The import price in Africa stood at $12 per unit in 2021, leveling off at the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the wood box 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 2030.


Product coverage:
• Prodcom 16241320 - Cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood (excluding cable drums)
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

Reasons to buy this report:
• Take advantage of the latest data
• Find deeper insights into current market developments
• Discover vital success factors affecting the market
This report is designed for manufacturers, distributors, importers, and wholesalers, as well as for investors, consultants and advisors.

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
2. How to load your idle production capacity
3. How to boost your sales on overseas markets
4. How to increase your profit margins
5. How to make your supply chain more sustainable
6. How to reduce your production and supply chain costs
7. How to outsource production to other countries
8. How to prepare your business for global expansion
While doing this research, we combine the accumulated expertise of our analysts and the capabilities of artificial intelligence. The AI-based platform, developed by our data scientists, constitutes the key working tool for business analysts, empowering them to discover deep insights and ideas from the marketing data.
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
REPORT DESCRIPTION
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 PRODUCT

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 2012–2022
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 2012–2022
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 2022
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2018–2022
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2022
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, 2012–2022
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2022
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2012–2022
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