Latest Report Update: Nov 11, 2021

Africa - Cement Clinker - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends And Insights
Update: COVID-19 Impact

Licenses

You will receive a PDF copy of the report by email within 24 hours (Mon - Fri).

By clicking «Buy the Report», you agree to our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Licenses. We'll occasionally send you account related emails.

Africa: Cement Clinker Market Overview 2021

Cement Clinker Market Size in Africa

The African cement clinker market amounted to $X in 2020, standing approx. at the previous year. The total consumption indicated a tangible increase from 2007 to 2020: its value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2020 figures, consumption increased by +X% against 2016 indices. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2015 when the market value increased by X% y-o-y. The level of consumption peaked in 2020 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

Cement Clinker Production in Africa

In value terms, cement clinker production soared to $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. Overall, production saw a buoyant increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2015 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, production hit record highs in 2020 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

Production By Country in Africa

The countries with the highest volumes of cement clinker production in 2020 were Togo (X tonnes), Morocco (X tonnes) and Egypt (X tonnes), together accounting for X% of total production. Algeria, Zambia and Tunisia lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further X 2007 to 2020, the biggest increases were in Zambia, while cement clinker production for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Cement Clinker Exports

Exports in Africa

Cement clinker exports reached X tonnes in 2020, with an increase of X% on the year before. Over the period under review, exports recorded strong growth. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2015 when exports increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, exports reached the peak figure at X tonnes in 2018; afterwards, it flattened through to 2020.

In value terms, cement clinker exports rose significantly to $X in 2020. Total exports indicated pronounced growth from 2007 to 2020: its value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2020 figures, exports decreased by -X% against 2018 indices. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2015 with an increase of X% y-o-y. As a result, exports reached the peak of $X. from 2016 to 2020, the growth exports remained at a lower figure.

Exports by Country

In 2020, Togo (X tonnes) and Egypt (X tonnes) represented the key exporters of cement clinker in Africa, together recording approx. X% of total exports. Algeria (X tonnes) took the next position in the ranking, distantly followed by Kenya (X tonnes), Morocco (X tonnes), Zambia (X tonnes) and Benin (X tonnes). All these countries together took approx. X% share of total exports.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of shipments, amongst the main exporting countries, was attained by Zambia, while exports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Togo ($X) remains the largest cement clinker supplier in Africa, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Egypt ($X), with a X% share of total exports. It was followed by Algeria, with a X% share.

In Togo, cement clinker exports remained relatively stable over the period from 2007-2020. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: Egypt (+X% per year) and Algeria (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2020, the cement clinker export price in Africa amounted to $X per tonne, rising by X% against the previous year. Overall, the export price, however, saw a pronounced slump. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2015 when the export price increased by X% year-to-year. The level of export peaked at $X per tonne in 2009; however, from 2010 to 2020, export prices failed to regain the momentum.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin; the country with the highest price was Zambia ($X per tonne), while Egypt ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

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

Cement Clinker Imports

Imports in Africa

In 2020, overseas purchases of cement clinker decreased by -X% to X tonnes, falling for the second consecutive year after two years of growth. Total imports indicated temperate growth from 2007 to 2020: its volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2020 figures, imports decreased by -X% against 2018 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2012 when imports increased by X% against the previous year. The volume of import peaked at X tonnes in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2020, imports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, cement clinker imports shrank dramatically to $X in 2020. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2012 when imports increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2020, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

The purchases of the ten major importers of cement clinker, namely Ghana, Cote d'Ivoire, Kenya, Cameroon, Uganda, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Senegal, Mauritania and Togo, represented more than two-thirds of total import.

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

In value terms, the largest cement clinker importing markets in Africa were Ghana ($X), Cote d'Ivoire ($X) and Burkina Faso ($X), with a combined X% share of total imports. These countries were followed by Kenya, Uganda, Cameroon, Senegal, Guinea, Mauritania and Togo, which together accounted for a further X saw the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of imports, among the main importing countries over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

In 2020, the cement clinker import price in Africa amounted to $X per tonne, which is down by -X% against the previous year. In general, the import price recorded a perceptible reduction. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2008 an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, import price attained the peak level of $X per tonne. from 2009 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 Burkina Faso ($X per tonne), while Mauritania ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Kenya, while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for cement clinker in Africa?
+
The countries with the highest volumes of cement clinker consumption in 2020 were Ghana (3.9M tonnes), Cote d'Ivoire (2.7M tonnes) and Togo (2.5M tonnes), together comprising 40% of total consumption. These countries were followed by Kenya, Cameroon, Uganda, Morocco, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Senegal, Mauritania and Egypt, which together accounted for a further 48%.
What are the largest producers of cement clinker in Africa?
+
The countries with the highest volumes of cement clinker production in 2020 were Togo (3.2M tonnes), Morocco (1.6M tonnes) and Egypt (1.4M tonnes), with a combined 90% share of total production. Algeria, Zambia and Tunisia lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 10%.
What are the leading exporters of cement clinker in Africa?
+
In value terms, Togo ($92M) remains the largest cement clinker supplier in Africa, comprising 35% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Egypt ($36M), with a 14% share of total exports. It was followed by Algeria, with a 10% share.
What are the leading importers of cement clinker in Africa?
+
In value terms, the largest cement clinker importing markets in Africa were Ghana ($112M), Cote d'Ivoire ($91M) and Burkina Faso ($89M), with a combined 36% share of total imports. These countries were followed by Kenya, Uganda, Cameroon, Senegal, Guinea, Mauritania and Togo, which together accounted for a further 39%.
What is the average export price for cement clinker in Africa?
+
The cement clinker export price in Africa stood at $61 per tonne in 2020, growing by 7.2% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for cement clinker in Africa?
+
The cement clinker import price in Africa stood at $39 per tonne in 2020, declining by -14.8% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• Prodcom 23511100 - Cement clinker

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the cement clinker 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.


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
• Niger
• 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
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 2007–2020
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 2007–2020
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 2020
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015–2020
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2020
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, 2007–2020
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2020
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2007–2020
Biodiesel Market: Getting to Net-Zero amid Energy Crisis

Join our live webinar to get insights into the global biodiesel market.



Monday, December 20th, 2021 @ 04:00 pm ET


Register
Webinar: Global Cement Market - Statistics, Trends, and Outlook

Join our live webinar to get insights into the global cement market.



Thursday, September 23rd, 2021 @ 04:00 pm ET

Webinar: Global Cement Market - Statistics, Trends, and Outlook

Join our live webinar to get insights into the global cement market.



Thursday, September 23rd, 2021 @ 04:00 pm ET

Ready to Get Started?
We can help you conduct market research and write a report using the most reliable data