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Africa: X-Ray Examination Preparations Market 2023

X-Ray Examination Preparations Market Size in Africa

The African x-ray examination preparations market contracted to $X in 2021, falling by -5.4% against the previous year. The total consumption indicated prominent growth from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +5.7% over the last nine-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The level of consumption peaked at $X in 2020, and then fell in the following year.

X-Ray Examination Preparations Production in Africa

In value terms, x-ray examination preparations production shrank modestly to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. In general, production showed prominent growth. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2015 when the production volume increased by 56%. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $X in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2021, production remained at a lower figure.

X-Ray Examination Preparations Exports

Exports in Africa

X-ray examination preparations exports rose remarkably to X tons in 2021, growing by 12% on 2020. In general, exports, however, saw a noticeable descent. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 with an increase of 74% against the previous year. The volume of export peaked at X tons in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, the exports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, x-ray examination preparations exports dropped to $X in 2021. Over the period under review, exports showed pronounced growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when exports increased by 92%. The level of export peaked at $X in 2020, and then fell in the following year.

Exports by Country

South Africa dominates exports structure, resulting at X tons, which was near 84% of total exports in 2021. It was distantly followed by Morocco (X tons), achieving an 8% share of total exports. Mauritius (X kg), Kenya (X kg) and Egypt (X kg) followed a long way behind the leaders.

Exports from South Africa increased at an average annual rate of +1.2% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Morocco (+80.4%) and Mauritius (+2.6%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Morocco emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in Africa, with a CAGR of +80.4% from 2012-2021. By contrast, Kenya (-5.4%) and Egypt (-19.3%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. While the share of South Africa (+21 p.p.) and Morocco (+7.9 p.p.) increased significantly in terms of the total exports from 2012-2021, the share of Egypt (-10.1 p.p.) displayed negative dynamics. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, South Africa ($X) remains the largest x-ray examination preparations supplier in Africa, comprising 81% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by Morocco ($X), with a 6.4% share of total exports. It was followed by Mauritius, with a 5.4% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value in South Africa stood at +9.9%. The remaining exporting countries recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Morocco (+55.1% per year) and Mauritius (+2.9% per year).

Export Prices by Country

The export price in Africa stood at $X per ton in 2021, shrinking by -18.9% against the previous year. Export price indicated a moderate expansion from 2012 to 2021: its price increased at an average annual rate of +4.1% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, x-ray examination preparations export price decreased by -27.7% against 2018 indices. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013 when the export price increased by 26%. The level of export peaked at $X per ton in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, the export prices failed to regain momentum.

Prices varied noticeably country of origin: the country with the highest price was Mauritius ($X per ton), while Morocco ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Egypt (+10.2%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

X-Ray Examination Preparations Imports

Imports in Africa

In 2021, supplies from abroad of opacifying preparations for x-ray examinations decreased by -23.9% to X tons, falling for the third year in a row after two years of growth. Over the period under review, imports, however, showed a pronounced increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 when imports increased by 121%. The volume of import peaked at X tons in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, x-ray examination preparations imports fell sharply to $X in 2021. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +2.6% from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 with an increase of 32%. Over the period under review, imports attained the peak figure at $X in 2020, and then fell dramatically in the following year.

Imports by Country

South Africa represented the main importing country with an import of around X tons, which accounted for 33% of total imports. Morocco (X tons) took the second position in the ranking, followed by Algeria (X tons), Nigeria (X tons), Kenya (X tons) and Egypt (X tons). All these countries together held approx. 46% share of total imports. Libya (X tons), Tunisia (X tons), Senegal (X tons) and Cote d'Ivoire (X tons) followed a long way behind the leaders.

Imports into South Africa increased at an average annual rate of +4.1% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Nigeria (+45.2%), Cote d'Ivoire (+27.8%), Senegal (+23.5%), Kenya (+12.1%), Algeria (+11.0%), Morocco (+2.4%) and Libya (+2.3%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Nigeria emerged as the fastest-growing importer imported in Africa, with a CAGR of +45.2% from 2012-2021. By contrast, Tunisia (-10.1%) and Egypt (-12.0%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. While the share of Nigeria (+7.9 p.p.), Algeria (+6.2 p.p.), South Africa (+5 p.p.), Kenya (+4 p.p.) and Senegal (+2.3 p.p.) increased significantly in terms of the total imports from 2012-2021, the share of Tunisia (-6.4 p.p.) and Egypt (-18.8 p.p.) displayed negative dynamics. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, the largest x-ray examination preparations importing markets in Africa were South Africa ($X), Algeria ($X) and Morocco ($X), with a combined 64% share of total imports. These countries were followed by Egypt, Kenya, Tunisia, Nigeria, Libya, Senegal and Cote d'Ivoire, which together accounted for a further 26%.

Senegal, with a CAGR of +38.2%, saw the highest growth rate of 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 2021, the import price in Africa amounted to $X per ton, approximately mirroring the previous year. In general, the import price saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2014 when the import price increased by 72%. The level of import peaked at $X per ton in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2021, import prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major importing countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Algeria ($X per ton), while Nigeria ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Senegal (+11.9%), 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 opacifying preparations for x-ray examinations in Africa?
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Democratic Republic of the Congo remains the largest x-ray examination preparations consuming country in Africa, comprising approx. 47% of total volume. Moreover, x-ray examination preparations consumption in Democratic Republic of the Congo exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Niger, threefold. Guinea ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 7.2% share.
What are the largest producers of opacifying preparations for x-ray examinations in Africa?
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Democratic Republic of the Congo remains the largest x-ray examination preparations producing country in Africa, comprising approx. 52% of total volume. Moreover, x-ray examination preparations production in Democratic Republic of the Congo exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Niger, threefold. Guinea ranked third in terms of total production with a 7.9% share.
What are the leading exporters of opacifying preparations for x-ray examinations in Africa?
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In value terms, South Africa remains the largest x-ray examination preparations supplier in Africa, comprising 81% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by Morocco, with a 6.4% share of total exports. It was followed by Mauritius, with a 5.4% share.
What are the leading importers of opacifying preparations for x-ray examinations in Africa?
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In value terms, South Africa, Algeria and Morocco constituted the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2021, with a combined 64% share of total imports. Egypt, Kenya, Tunisia, Nigeria, Libya, Senegal and Cote d'Ivoire lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 26%.
What is the average export price for opacifying preparations for x-ray examinations in Africa?
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In 2021, the export price in Africa amounted to $51,593 per ton, dropping by -18.9% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for opacifying preparations for x-ray examinations in Africa?
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In 2021, the import price in Africa amounted to $79,197 per ton, standing approx. at the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the x-ray examination preparations 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 21202340 - Opacifying preparations for X-ray examinations, diagnostic reagents designed to be administered to the patient
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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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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