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Africa: Mercury Market 2022

Mercury Market Size in Africa

The African mercury market skyrocketed to $X in 2021, growing by X% against the previous year. In general, consumption recorded a slight expansion. As a result, consumption attained the peak level and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Mercury Production in Africa

In value terms, mercury production shrank notably to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Over the period under review, production, however, enjoyed a prominent expansion. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2020 when the production volume increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, production attained the peak level of $X, and then fell significantly in the following year.

Production By Country in Africa

Nigeria (X tonnes) constituted the country with the largest volume of mercury production, comprising approx. X% of total volume. Moreover, mercury production in Nigeria exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Madagascar (X tonnes), sixfold. Mauritius (X tonnes) ranked third in terms of total production with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of volume in Nigeria amounted to -X%. The remaining producing countries recorded the following average annual rates of production growth: Madagascar (+X% per year) and Mauritius (+X% per year).

Mercury Exports

Exports in Africa

In 2021, the amount of mercuries exported in Africa reduced dramatically to X tonnes, falling by -X% against the previous year. Overall, exports continue to indicate a dramatic descent. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2020 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, the exports attained the peak of X tonnes, and then dropped dramatically in the following year.

In value terms, mercury exports shrank slightly to $X in 2021. In general, exports showed a abrupt descent. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, the exports reached the peak of $X. From 2014 to 2021, the growth of the exports remained at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

Kenya (X tonnes) and Morocco (X tonnes) were the key exporters of mercuries in 2021, amounting to near X% and X% of total exports, respectively. Burkina Faso (X kg) occupied the next position in the ranking, distantly followed by South Africa (X kg). All these countries together held approx. X% share of total exports. The following exporters - Mali (X kg) and Tunisia (X kg) - together made up X% of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were in Kenya (with a CAGR of +X%), while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest mercury supplying countries in Africa were Kenya ($X), Morocco ($X) and South Africa ($X), with a combined X% share of total exports.

Kenya, with a CAGR of +X%, recorded the highest growth rate of the value of exports, in terms of the main exporting countries over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced mixed trends in the exports figures.

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the e in Africa amounted to $X per tonne, with an increase of X% against the previous year. Overall, the export price continues to indicate prominent growth. The level of export peaked at $X per tonne in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, the export prices failed to regain momentum.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin: the country with the highest price was Kenya ($X per tonne), while Tunisia ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

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

Mercury Imports

Imports in Africa

In 2021, imports of mercuries in Africa soared to X tonnes, jumping by X% on the previous year. Over the period under review, imports saw a relatively flat trend pattern. As a result, imports reached the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, mercury imports reduced to $X in 2021. Overall, imports saw a abrupt downturn. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 with an increase of X%. The level of import peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, imports remained at a lower figure.

Imports by Country

Togo prevails in imports structure, finishing at X tonnes, which was near X% of total imports in 2021. It was distantly followed by Kenya (X tonnes), generating a X% share of total imports. South Africa (X tonnes), Chad (X tonnes) and Zimbabwe (X tonnes) held a minor share of total imports.

Imports into Togo increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Chad (+X%) and Zimbabwe (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Chad emerged as the fastest-growing importer imported in Africa, with a CAGR of +X% from 2012-2021. By contrast, Kenya (-X%) and South Africa (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. From 2012 to 2021, the share of Togo and Chad increased by +X and +X percentage points, respectively. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, Togo ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported mercuries in Africa, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Kenya ($X), with a X% share of total imports. It was followed by South Africa, with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value in Togo stood at +X%. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: Kenya (-X% per year) and South Africa (-X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the i in Africa amounted to $X per tonne, reducing by -X% against the previous year. Overall, the import price faced a abrupt curtailment. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 when the import price increased by X% against the previous year. The level of import peaked at $X per tonne in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, import prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

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

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by South Africa (+X%), 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$, Tonnes

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for mercury in Africa?
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The countries with the highest volumes of in 2021 were Togo, Nigeria and Madagascar, with a combined 85% share of total consumption.
What are the largest producers of mercury in Africa?
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Nigeria remains the largest mercury producing country in Africa, comprising approx. 76% of total volume. Moreover, mercury production in Nigeria exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Madagascar, sixfold. Mauritius ranked third in terms of total production with a 4.8% share.
What are the leading suppliers of mercury in Africa?
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In value terms, the largest mercury supplying countries in Africa were Kenya, Morocco and South Africa, together comprising 80% of total exports.
What are the leading importers of mercury in Africa?
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In value terms, Togo constitutes the largest market for imported mercuries in Africa, comprising 38% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Kenya, with a 19% share of total imports. It was followed by South Africa, with a 15% share.
What is the average export price for mercury in Africa?
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The export price in Africa stood at $52,768 per tonne in 2021, surging by 2,567% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for mercury in Africa?
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In 2021, the import price in Africa amounted to $14,355 per tonne, shrinking by -39.2% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the mercury 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:
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
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
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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 2007–2021
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 2007–2021
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, 2007–2021
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2021
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015–2021
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2021
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, 2007–2021
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2021
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2007–2021
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